Constitutions and gender is a new and exciting field, attracting scholarly attention and influencing practice around the world. This timely handbook features contributions from leading pioneers and younger scholars, applying a gendered lens to constitution-making and design, constitutional practice and citizenship, and constitutional challenges to gender equality rights and values. It offers a gendered perspective on the constitutional text and record of multiple jurisdictions, from the long-established, to the worlds newly emerging democracies. Constitutions and Gender portrays a profound shift in our understanding of what constitutions stand for and what they do.
Edward Elgar Publishing; June 2017
- ISBN: 9781784716967
- Edition: 1
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- Title: Constitutions and Gender
- Author: Helen Irving (ed.)
Imprint: Edward Elgar Publishing