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Tuesday Seminar Series: Women's Rights in Theory and Practice: Status Politics and Violence against Women in Mexico

CGIS South, S-250, 1730 Cambridge Street
Tue., Mar. 28, 2017, 12 – 2 p.m.

This project explores the implications of the “rights revolution” for women in Latin America and beyond. Why have women’s rights advanced farther in some countries than others, and some issues more than other issues? What have changes in legal rights meant, if anything, for the lives of women from different social groups?

Gazette Classification: Lecture
Organization/Sponsor: David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies
Speaker(s): Mala Htun, Professor of Political Science, University of New Mexico
Contact Info: Isade Salcedo (

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:00