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Author Staudt, Kathleen A., author.

Title Courage, resistance, and women in Ciudad Juárez : challenges to militarization / by Kathleen Staudt and Zulma Y. Méndez.

Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.420972 STAU    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Physical description xii, 202 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Inter-America series.
Inter-America series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-196) and index.
Contents 1. Introduction: conceptualizing courage and resistance in a mired human rights context -- 2. Historicizing and contextualizing the place: three historic junctures -- 3. From fear and intimidation to game-changing activism -- 4. "Fed up" with militarization and murders, via social media -- 5. Towards transnational solidarity: contesting the border narrative in a U.S. Congressional race, tribunals, and faith-based activism -- 5. South-to-north solidarity: Sicilia and peace and justice movements at the border -- 7. Conclusion: reflections on the possibilities of post-conflict peace and justice.
Other author Méndez, Zulma Y., author.
Subject Violence -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez.
Social movements -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez.
Women -- Political activity -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez.
Women -- Violence against -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez.
Militarism -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez.
Human rights -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez.
ISBN 9780292760875