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By Laura Sjoberg, Caron E. Gentry

Beyond moms, Monsters, Whores takes the recommendation in Mothers, Monsters, Whores that you will need to see genderings in characterizations of violent ladies, and to take advantage of critique of these genderings to retheorize person violence in worldwide politics. It starts off via demonstrating the interdependence of the private and foreign degrees of world politics in violent women's lives, yet then exhibits that this interdependence is inaccurately depicted in gender-subordinating narratives of women's violence. Such narratives, the authors argue, aren't merely normatively problematical at the floor but additionally intersect with different identifiers, similar to race, faith, and geopolitical position.

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