Feminists Theorize the State

  • Johanna Kantola

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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    Pages 129-155
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    Pages 156-165
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 166-197

About this book


Where is feminist state theory today? This book offers novel insights into social science debates by analyzing feminist theories of the state. The themes are developed within a comparative perspective. Focusing on devolution in Scotland and the European Union, the book further explores how feminist state theories conceive multi-level governance.


European Union (EU) feminism gender governance Institution parliament social science violence

Authors and affiliations

  • Johanna Kantola
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  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceUniversity of HelsinkiFinland

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