Exporting Democracy?: American Women, "Feminist Reforms," and Politics of Imperialism in the U.S. Occupaton of Japan, 1945-1952

  title={Exporting Democracy?: American Women, "Feminist Reforms," and Politics of Imperialism in the U.S. Occupaton of Japan, 1945-1952},
  author={Mire Koikari},
  journal={Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies},
  pages={23 - 45}
  • Mire Koikari
  • Published 1 April 2002
  • Sociology
  • Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies
L'A. decrit les efforts des Etats-Unis pour eclairer et civiliser les Japonais et imposer la conception americaine de la democratie et de l'egalite des sexes dans le Japon de l'apres-deuxieme Guerre mondiale. Elle remet en cause le discours dominant qui decrit l'occupation americaine comme le succes d'une reforme feministe apportee par les femmes americaines au benefice des femmes japonaises. Elle propose une analyse plus nuancee, mettant en evidence la nature problematique du reformisme… 

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  • A. Russo
  • Political Science, Sociology
  • 2006
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