Second world, second sex : socialist women's activism and global solidarity during the Cold War

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Author: Ghodsee, Kristen Rogheh 1970-
Language: English
Physical Description: xviii, 306 pages
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9781478001393 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781478001812 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Published: Durham : Duke University Press, 2019.
Table of Contents:
  • State feminism and the woman question
  • A brief history of women's activism in domestic political context-Case 1: Bulgaria
  • Emancipated women and anti-communism in the American political imagination
  • A brief history of women's activism in domestic political context-Case 2: Zambia
  • Sandwiched between superpowers
  • The lead up to International Women's Year
  • Historic gatherings in Mexico and East Germany
  • Preparing for the mid-decade conference
  • The third week in July
  • School for solidarity
  • Strategizing for Nairobi
  • Showdown in Kenya.