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Contents Preface Introduction PART ONE: ISSUES Theoretical Reflections on Gender Women and Globalization Political Development and Women's status around the World Economic Development and Women Education for Women in Comparative Perspective Candidate Gender Quotas Sexual Rights as Human Rights: Resituating Feminist Analysis of Sexual Violence in Wartime Health Policy Breastfeeding Practices, Policies and Politics in a Global Context Political Pathways to Child Care Policy: The Role of Gender State-Building Violence against Women Trafficking and the International Market in Women and Girls Women and Microfinance PART TWO: COUNTRY PROFILES Argentina Armenia Australia Canada China Denmark El Salvador Germany India Japan Mexico Middle East /North Mozambique Netherlands Nigeria Russia Spain Sweden Switzerland Taiwan Thailand United States
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Women in politics -- Cross-cultural studies.
Women's rights -- Cross-cultural studies.
Feminism -- Cross-cultural studies.