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dc.contributor.advisorTownsend, Brandi
dc.contributor.authorBurns, Lauren
dc.date.accessioned2015-02-15T04:27:49Z
dc.date.available2015-02-15T04:27:49Z
dc.date.issued2015-02-14
dc.identifierhttps://doi.org/10.13016/M2N610
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1903/16295
dc.description.abstractResearch paper about Las Madres de la Plaza de Mayo. Even today, women engaging in the political arena face intense criticism. Las Madres were widely discredited by the Argentine media and government. The archetype of the hysterical woman was employed to discredit their argument and organizing efforts. However, Las Madres by using their status as mothers to their advantage, the women gained international recognition and even won the United Nations Prize for Peace Education. Whether they adopted the feminist label or not, Las Madres worked tirelessly to work for the betterment of their society and accepted some basic feminist principles.en_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.subjectLas Madres de la Plaza de Mayoen_US
dc.subjectwomen's studiesen_US
dc.subjectwomen and politicsen_US
dc.subjectLatin Americaen_US
dc.titleMothers with a Cause: The Political Las Madres de la Plaza de Mayoen_US
dc.typeresearch paperen_US
dc.relation.isAvailableAtDigital Repository at the University of Maryland
dc.relation.isAvailableAtUniversity of Maryland (College Park, Md)
dc.contributor.departmentHistoryen_US


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