The Civic Origins of Progressive Policy Change: Combating Violence against Women in Global Perspective, 1975–2005

Over the past four decades, violence against women (VAW) has come to be seen as a violation of human rights and an important concern for social policy. Yet government action remains uneven. Some countries have adopted comprehensive policies to combat VAW, whereas others have been slow to address the...

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Volume: 106
Main Author: HTUN, MALA
WELDON, S. LAUREL
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: New York, USA Cambridge University Press 01.08.2012
CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS
published in: The American political science review Vol. 106; no. 3; pp. 548 - 569
Data of publication: 20120800
ISSN: 0003-0554
1537-5943
EISSN: 1537-5943
Alternate Title: Civic Origins of Progressive Policy Change
American Political Science Review
Discipline: Political Science
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