Inclusive Citizenship

Meanings and Expressions

Edited by Naila Kabeer

Inclusive Citizenship

Edited by Naila Kabeer

Distributed for Zed Books

288 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $52.95 ISBN: 9781842775493 Published May 2005 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Foreword - John Gaventa

INTRODUCTION
1. The search for inclusive citizenship: Meanings and expressions in an interconnected world.- Naila Kabeer

CITIZENSHIP AND RIGHTS
2. Towards an actor-oriented Perspective on human rights - Celestine Nyamu-Musembi
3. The emergence of human rights in the North: Towards historical re-evaluation - Neil Stammers

CITIZENSHIP AND IDENTITY
4. A nation in search of citizens: Problems of citizenship in the Nigerian context - Oga Steve Abah and Jenks Z. Okwori
5.The quest for inclusion: Nomadic communities and citizenship questions in Rajasthan- Mandakini Pant
6. Rights without citizenship? Participation, family and community in Rio de Janeiro - Joanna. S. Wheeler
7. Young people talking about citizenship in Britain - Ruth Lister, Noel Smith, Sue Middleton and Lynn Cos
8. Rights and citizenship of indigenous women in Chiapas: a history of struggles, fears and hopes - Carlos Cortez Ruiz

CITIZENSHIP AND STRUGGLE
9. ‘We all have rights, but…‘ Contesting concepts of citizenship in Brazil - Evelina Dagnino
10. Bodies as sites of struggle: Naripokkho and the movement for women‘s rights in Bangladesh - Shireen Huq
11. ‘Growing‘ citizenship from the grassroots: Nijera Kori and social mobilization in Bangladesh - Naila Kabeer
12. Constructing citizenship without a licence: the struggle of undocumented immigrants in the USA for livelihoods and recognition - Fran Ansley

CITIZENSHIP AND POLICY
13. The Grootboom case and the constitutional right to housing: the poilitcs of planning in poet-apartheid South Africa - John J Williams
14. Citizenship and the right to water: Lessons from South Africa‘s Free Basic Water policy - Lyla Mehta
15. Donors, rights-based Approaches and implications for global citizenship: a case study from Peru - Rosalind Eyben

Index
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