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Book Chapter
Author, Analytic
Figueroa, Mark
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Economics
Title, Analytic
Old (female) glass ceiling and new (male) looking glasses: Challenging gender privileging in the Caribbean
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Bailey, Barbara; Leo-Rhynie, Elsa A.
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Title, Monographic
Gender in the 21st Century: Caribbean perspectives, visions and possibilities
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Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Ian Randle
Date of Publication
2004
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134-153
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Paper entitled ' Challenging Gender privileging : A Caribbean Experience' presented at the Mona Academic Conference, 'Gender in the 21st Century: Perspectives,Visions and Possibilities'. UWI, Mona, August 29-31, 2005.
Abstract
Presents a theory of gender privileging which seeks to explain the distinctive and complex nature of gender relations in the Caribbean. Proposes that the marginalization of men in some areas, and of women in others, as well as the interplay of power between the marginal and central gender groups, are seen as one outcome of the gender-privileging process.....
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