Women and the Economic Crisis: New Challenges and New Forms of Gender Inequalities

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: 413
RC32 Women in Society (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Chrysanthi ZACHOU, American College of Greece, Greece and Laura MARATOU-ALIPRANTI, Athens University, Greece
Chrysanthi ZACHOU, American College of Greece, Greece
Impacts of the Economic Crisis on Gender and Class Inequalities in Europe (Oral Presentation)
João FERREIRA DE ALMEIDA, CIES-ISCTE-IUL, Portugal; Analia TORRES, ISCSP-Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal; Rui BRITES, CIES-IUL, Portugal

The Precarization of Women's Living Conditions in Spain (1995–2010): The Impact of the Crisis and Beyond (Oral Presentation)
María MARTINEZ, Universidad del País Vasco, Spain

Economic Crisis, Politics and The Menace To Battered Immigrants' Rights (Oral Presentation)
Roberta VILLALON, St. John's University, USA

Unpaid Domestic Work and the Economic Crisis: Reinforcing or Diluting Gender Inequalities in Britain? (Oral Presentation)
Tracey WARREN, University of Nottingham, UK, United Kingdom

Women Academics Under Crisis: A New Field for Reflexivity (Oral Presentation)
Joanna TSIGANOU, National Centre for Social Research, Greece; Maria THANOPOULOU, National Centre for Social Research - Greece, Greece

From the Educational Policy about Gender Equality to Its Testing in the Labor Market during the Greek Economic Crisis (Oral Presentation)
Evaggelia KALERANTE, university West Macedonia, Greece; Lela GOGOU, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece

In and Beyond the Crisis. the Relations of Gender, Race and Class in Care and Care Work Illustrated By the Austrian and German Case (Oral Presentation)
Brigitte AULENBACHER, Austrian Association of Sociology, Austria; Maria DAMMAYR, Austrian Association of Sociology (ÖGS), Austria

The Economic Empowerment of Portuguese Women at the Crossroads: An Accomplishment Facing the Tourniquet of the Crisis (Oral Presentation)
Lina COELHO, University of Coimbra, Portugal; M. Alexandra FERREIRA-VALENTE, University of Coimbra, Portugal

Aspects of Poverty in a Period of Recession in the Mediterranean Countries: A Gender Perspective (Oral Presentation)
Dionysis BALOURDOS, National Centre for Social Research, Greece

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