Idéologie de genre et héritage communiste. L'exemple de la Mongolie en l'an 2000
In Mongolia, during the 1990?s and following the perestroika, the new public space was invested by a surprising associative movement of women which was very dynamic and whose main purpose was to promote women in politics. We discovered that Mongolian women?s discourse demanded equality between men and women, revealing a true ?sex class consciousness? independently of social class, generation and ?clan identity?. The present article explores the communist gender ideology, spread by the Communist Party, who needed women to "build the progress? of the country during the seven decades of communism. In addition, the women?s Party organ ? the Women?s Committee ? allowed women to conceive a political action ?as women? and for the entire nation, even though it was controlled by the leaders. This enables us to understand the emergence and the activities of the women?s associative movement and their inclusion in the international women?s movement, with, for instance, the appropriation and use of the term ?gender?.
If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to look for a different version under "Related research" (further below) or search for a different version of it.
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:cai:rtmarc:rtm_209_0107. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Jean-Baptiste de Vathaire)
If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.
If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.
If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.
Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.