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Myra  Ferree

Myra Ferree

Comparative studies of gender and politics, especially European and American feminist movements

Professor, sociology College of Letters and Science Work: 608-347-8832 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Women's and gender issues in Europe
  • Feminism and social policy
  • Transnational social movements and social change
  • Globalization and gender
  • Abortion politics in comparative perspective


  • Author, Varieties of Feminism: German Gender Politics in Global Perspective (Stanford University Press)
  • Co-author, "Shaping Abortion Discourse: Democracy and the Public Sphere in Germany and the United States"
  • Co-editor, "Global Feminism: Women's Transnational Activism, Organizations and Human Rights"