Chilean Feminism(s) in the 1990s Paradoxes of an Unfinished Transition

  title={Chilean Feminism(s) in the 1990s Paradoxes of an Unfinished Transition},
  author={Marcela R{\'i}os Tobar},
  journal={International Feminist Journal of Politics},
  pages={256 - 280}
  • Marcela Ríos Tobar
  • Published 1 January 2003
  • Political Science
  • International Feminist Journal of Politics
This article discusses the changes experienced by the feminist movement in post- transition Chile from the perspective of two specific issues. First, the fundamental "paradox' facing this movement today, that is, its relative success in "gender mainstreaming' together with feminism's increasing weakness as a political actor. And second, the relevance of external and internal factors in transforming feminism and the role each has played in its current situation. The article attempts to answer… 
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