By Lynne Phillips,Sally Cole

ISBN-10: 0745332846

ISBN-13: 9780745332840

ISBN-10: 0745334598

ISBN-13: 9780745334592

via ethnographic circumstances and activists’ narratives, Contesting Publics analyses the demanding situations feminists face as they search to have interaction with new areas of participatory democracy in Latin America.

Lynne Phillips and Sally Cole examine how new silences, exclusions and re-inscriptions of inequalities have emerged along those new areas of participation. The booklet re-examines the connection among private and non-private and speaks to a bigger theoretical query: what's the that means of 'the public' inside of democracy projects?

Contesting Publics considers present debates between feminists from diversified generations at the benefits of various options, targets and concerns, drawing out very important classes for college kids, researchers and activists in anthropology, gender experiences and Latin American studies.

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