Bibliographic Details

From Cape Town to Kabul : rethinking strategies for pursuing women's human rights / Penelope Andrews.

Author / Creator Andrews, Penelope.
Imprint Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, 2012.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 221 p.)
Language English
Subject Women's Rights -- South Africa.
Women's rights -- Afghanistan.
Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation -- South Africa.
Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation -- Afghanistan.
Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation.
Women's rights.
Afghanistan.
South Africa.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8971666
ISBN 9780754679967 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780754699781 (e-book)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2011. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Table of Contents:
  • Setting the stage : transforming women's lives
  • The global legal campaign for women's rights
  • Culture and women's rights : a continuing dilemma
  • South Africa's constitutional project : constitutional text and constitutional jurisprudence
  • Afghanistan and gender equality
  • Reconsidering women's rights
  • Obstacles to the pursuit of women's rights: conditional interdependence revisited.