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La Dimensión Global y Sexual de la Ciudadanía en América Latina y los Derechos Humanos: El Caso Argentino
Stockholm University, Faculty of Humanities, Department of Romance Studies and Classics.ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2322-0658
2015 (Spanish)In: Oñati Socio-legal Series, ISSN 2079-5971 442, Vol. v. 5, no n. 2Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The paper discusses the issue of sexual violence against women during the past military dictatorships in Latin America, especially in Argentina, and some consequences in the current practice of their sexual and reproductive rights. It analyzes the extent the exercise of sexuality has a connection with the exercise of power, which organizes, manages, and prioritizes behavior depending on a political, social and cultural project, in a context of time and space. This means that the public and private, power and sexuality depend on the idea of the nation, class, race and religion, and consequently implies the political control of reproduction and the family model, including expressions of gender sexual violence. The paper discusses feminist theoretical concepts, such as the concept of gender and nation from an intersectional perspective (Yuval Davis), the idea of post colonialism and decolonization of feminism (Mohanty), and the relationship between gender and globalization (Fraser).

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Spain, 2015. Vol. v. 5, no n. 2
Keyword [en]
Sexual violence, crimes against humanity, feminism, sexuality, citizenship, Argentina
Keyword [es]
Violencia sexual, crimen de lesa humanidad, feminismo, sexualidad, ciudadanía, Argentina
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Social Sciences Law and Society Gender Studies
Research subject
Legal Science; Gender Studies
URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-122183OAI: diva2:865436
Congreso Violencia de género: intersecciones, celebrado en el Instituto Internacional de Sociología Jurídica de Oñati, España, 10-12 julio 2013.
Gender and political discourse in Argentina (1970-2014) – Subjectivity, gender and citizenship

Este artículo debate el tema de la violencia sexual contra las mujeres durante las últimas dictaduras militares en América Latina, especialmente el caso argentino y sus efectos en el ejercicio actual de los derechos sexuales. En él se analiza cómo el ejercicio de la sexualidad tiene una relación con el poder, el cual organiza, gestiona, y jerarquiza conductas según un proyecto político, social y cultural, en un contexto determinado. Lo público y lo privado, el poder y la sexualidad en relación a los conceptos de patria, clase, raza y religión, y con ello el control político de la reproducción y del modelo de familia, y de la violencia sexual. En el análisis se discuten concepciones teóricas feministas, como el concepto de género y nación desde la perspectiva interseccional de Yuval Davis, la idea de postcolonialidad y descolonización del feminismo de Mohanty, y la relación entre género y globalización de Fraser.

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