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Violence and activism at the border

Kathleen A. Staudt

Violence and activism at the border

gender, fear, and everyday life in Ciudad Juárez

by Kathleen A. Staudt

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homicide -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez,
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez,
  • Sexual abuse victims -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez,
  • Victims of violent crimes -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez,
  • Women political activists -- Mexican-American Border Region,
  • Human rights -- Mexican-American Border Region,
  • Police misconduct -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez,
  • Migrant labor -- Mexican-American Border Region

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKathleen Staudt.
    SeriesInter-American series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6535.M43 C588 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18293298M
    ISBN 109780292716704, 9780292718241
    LC Control Number2007038705

    "If I could assign only one book in my classes, this would be it. If I could require every student at my university and every individual in my city to read only one book, I would choose Color of Violence."." — Dean Spade, author of Normal Life: Administrative Violence, Critical Trans Politics, and the Limits of Law "Color of Violence is a fantastic anthology from an amazing organization—it. Violence and Activism at the Border: Gender, Fear, and Everyday Life in Ciudad Juarez (Inter-America) Kathleen Staudt Between and , more than girls and women were murdered and their often-mutilated bodies dumped outside Ciudad Ju?rez in Chihuahua, Mexico.

      Zoora's case raised a strategic dilemma for women of color involved in activism against violence. The antiviolence movement has directed many of its demands toward the state, campaigning for specialist women police officers, domestic violence training for police and judges, and harsher sentences for abusive : Duke University Press. A case study of the Mexican northern border city Ciudad Juárez examined activism against femicide in an environment of violence (Staudt, ). Thus, human rights advocacy networks are not new.

      Every year, hundreds of thousands attempt to cross the southwestern border into the United States. These migrants, who largely come from Mexico, El Salvador and Guatemala, face a journey fraught with violence and danger, especially for women.. But those women who attempt to leave their native countries often face certain violence at promise of the migrant trail beckons, . Book Description: National borders are often taken for granted as normal and necessary for a peaceful and orderly global civil society. Roberto D. Hernández here advances a provocative argument that borders-and border violence-are geospatial manifestations of long histories of racialized and gendered colonial niality of the U-S///Mexico Border, Hernández offers an exemplary.


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Violence and Activism At The Border is a book by University of Texas professor Kathleen Staudt, in which the author discusses violence against women in the border city Ciudad Juarez.

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Between andmore than girls and women were murdered and their often-mutilated bodies dumped outside Ciuda Brand: University of Texas Press. Drawing on in-depth surveys, workshops, and interviews of Juárez women and border activists, Violence and Activism at the Border provides crucial links between these disturbing crimes and a broader history of violence against women in Mexico.

In addition, the ways in which local feminist activists used the Juárez murders to create. Drawing on in-depth surveys, workshops, and interviews of Juárez women and border activists, Violence and Activism at the Border provides crucial links between these disturbing crimes and a broader history of violence against women in Mexico.

In addition, the ways in which local feminist activists used the Juárez murders to create Brand: University of Texas Press. In her book Violence and Activism at the Border – Gender, Fear, and Everyday Life in Ciudad Juárez, published inKathleen Staudt investigates the relationships between women and men in regards to violence in the borderland territory of the United States of America and Mexico.

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The murders have continued at a rate of. violence and activism at the border victims to rape and mutilate before murdering them is a bleak commen-tary on men’s inhumanity to women.

But ultimately femicide and other violence against women are linked; understanding this link, activists have broadened and deepened their involvement in prevention, educa-Cited by: Based on more than twenty years of border activism in San Diego–Tijuana and El Paso–Ciudad Juárez, this book is an interdisciplinary examination that considers the McDonald’s massacre, Minutemen vigilantism, border urbanism, the ongoing murder of women in Ciudad Juárez, and anti-border music.

Violence and activism at the border: gender, fear, and everyday life in Ciudad Juárez /. That experience led Staudt to her book, Violence and Activism at the Border: Gender, Fear and Everyday Life in Ciudad Juárez.

Given that scholars often continue finding new approaches to an issue or keep researching new developments, Staudt didn’t consider Violence and Activism a one-off effort that closed the book, so to speak, on what. agency worldwide.

This book is a solid piece of scholarship that would be useful reading for college courses on gender and development, global feminisms, feminist theory, and post-revolutionary politics. Violence and Activism at the Border: Gender, Fear and Everyday Life in.

JRAI Book Review: Violence and Activism at the Border: gender, fear and everyday life in Ciudad Juarez. Violence and Activism at the Border Kindle Book OverDrive Read Adobe PDF eBook MB; Adobe EPUB eBook MB; Kathleen Staudt (Author) KATHLEEN STAUDT is an award-winning Professor of Political Science and Director of the Center for Civic Engagement at the University of Texas at El Paso.

She has written or co-authored more than a dozen.Kathleen Staudt is the author of Violence and Activism at the Border ( avg rating, 23 ratings, 2 reviews, published ), Cities and Citizenship at /5.“This book contributes to literary and cultural studies and especially to communications, with fascinating critiques of the print and television media in Ciudad Juárez.” —Kathleen Staudt, author of Violence and Activism at the Border: Gender, Fear, and Everyday Life in Ciudad Juárez.