By Laura McLeod
This booklet investigates competing modes of thought of gender defense and goals to appreciate the coverage implications of personal-political imaginations.
The paintings attracts upon vast study carried out through the writer in Serbia to increase a accomplished photograph of the way feminist and women’s establishing pertains to the wider nationwide and overseas contexts surrounding gender defense. via an leading edge analytical framework of personal-political imaginations, the ebook explores the position that thoughts, perceptions and hopes approximately clash and post-conflict have upon the logics of gender safety. It investigates how contrasting and competing modes of considered ‘gender safety’ are made, being attentive to how the dynamics of gender politics in Serbia form the protection discourse and narratives of activists. the amount explores intimately how feminist and women’s companies have spoke back to UNSCR 1325 by means of analysing coverage debates and campaigns that search to ‘achieve’ its pursuits and gender safeguard in Serbia: (1) feminist antimilitarism and (2) connecting family violence to the abuse of small fingers and lightweight guns. eventually, the ebook argues that the configuration of gender safeguard discourse is in detail associated with personal-political imaginations of clash and post-conflict.
This e-book may be of a lot curiosity to scholars of gender politics, clash stories, serious protection stories, eu politics and IR in general.