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Women's Movement

  • By: Nitza Berkovitch
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

The term women's movement refers to any form of organizing, mainly by women, for the purpose of bringing about social change in which gender justice constitutes a crucial part either as a goal in and of itself (e.g., women's emancipation), as ...

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