Book Spotlights

Impact of Neoliberalism on Economic and Social Rights



Mirjana Dokmanovic (Cigoja Stampa & Institute of Social Sciences, Belgrade, 2017) This study explores several issues from a human rights and gender perspective, including neoliberal economic globalization, the transition of former socialist economies to market economies, and rights-based approaches to development.

Cities without Women: Municipal Policies and Budgets from a Gender Perspective



Gulay Gunluk-Senesen, Yelda Yucel, Aysegul Yakar-Onal, Nuray Ergunes, & Burcu Yakut-Cakar (Istanbul Bilgi University Press, 2017) This book discusses gender in Turkey through the analysis of municipal policies and budgets within a gender well-being budgeting framework using a sample of ten cities, five of which committed to the UN Joint Programme on Women Friendly Cities Project.