Walby, Sylvia (1994) Is citizenship gendered? Sociology, 28 (2). pp. 379-395. ISSN 0038-0385Full text not available from this repository.
The absence of gender from writings on citizenship, such as those of Marshall, Mann and Turner, causes problems for the understanding of citizenship. Debates as to how gender can be integrated into citizenship highlight major divergences in feminist theory over the relationship between the public and the private. The paper argues that citizenship cannot be understood without a dynamic theory of gender relations, and that political citizenship for women destabilises private patriarchy and the family. Citizenship is about a transition from private to public patriarchy, not only the civilising of capitalism.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Sociology|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HM Sociology|
|Departments:||Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Sociology|
|Deposited On:||09 Oct 2012 11:32|
|Last Modified:||01 Jan 2017 04:11|
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