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Editor: Rosalind Boyd

Title: The Search for Lasting Peace

Subtitle: Critical Perspectives on Gender-Responsive Human Security

Place: Farnham and Burlington, VT

Publisher: Ashgate

Year: 2014

Pages: xvi + 202pp.

ISBN-13: 9781472420961 (hbk.) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat | ISBN-13: 9781472420985 (EPUB) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat | ISBN-13: 9781472420978 (PDF) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century, 21st Century | Types: Wartime Rape


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  Notes on Contributors (p. ix)
  Preface and Acknowledgements (p. xiii)
  List of Abbreviations (p. xv)
  Locating Gender in Approaches to Human Security: An Introduction (p. 1)
Rosalind Boyd
  Part I   Critical Debates on Human Security and UNSCR 1325
  1   Please Leave Your Weapons at the Door: Re-Gendering Human Security from Human Security Now to Disarmament (p. 21)
Kristin Valasek
  2   UN Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000) on Women, Peace and Security: Perspectives on its Implementation by Canada, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands (p. 37)
Gunilla de Vries Lindestam
  Part II   Conflict and Insecurity: Women's Testimonies
  3   Challenges and Risks in Documenting State Sexual Violence in Burma (p. 53)
Nang Lao Liang Won with assistance from Rita Morbia and Christine Harmston
  4   Women's Security in a Globalized World: Lessons from Gujarat, India (p. 71)
Dolores Chew
  5   The Palestinian Women's Sector and the Promotion of Human Security (p. 89)
Manal A. Jamal
  6   No Sanctuary for Asylum-Seekers: The Impact of Canada's Refugee Policies on South Asian Women Claimants in Quebec (p. 103)
Laila Malik and Shree Mulay
  Part III   Interrogating the Initiatives for Lasting Peace and Justice
  7   Justice for Whom? Engendering Transitional Justice: The Case of East Timor (p. 119)
Corey Levine
  8   Reparations for Sexual and Reproductive Violence: Gender Justice and Human Security Challenges in Guatelama and Peru (p. 133)
Colleen Duggan with assistance from Claudia Paz y Paz Bailey and Julie Guillerot
  9   Human Security and the G-8 Africa Action Plan: What Provisions for Women and Children in Post-Conflict Communities? (p. 151)
J. Andrew Grant
  10   A Gendered Perspective on the Misuse and Proliferation of Small Arms/Firearms (p. 169)
Wendy Cukier with Amélie Baillargeon and Sarah Eagen
  Conclusion (p. 183)
Rosalind Boyd
  Appendix 1 (p. 193)
  Index (p. 197)

Editions: Boyd, Rosalind, ed. The Search for Lasting Peace: Critical Perspectives on Gender-Responsive Human Security. London 2016. – Bibliography: Info


Kaldor, Mary. International Affairs 91(2) (March 2015): 407-408. – Full Text: Wiley Online Library (Restricted Access)

Wibben, Annick T.R. Gender & Development 23(2) (2015): 385-387. – Full Text: Taylor & Francis Online (Restricted Access)

Wikipedia: Types of rape: Wartime sexual violence