Guittet, Emmanuel-Pierre, Gendered political violence? Female militancy, conduct and representation under question, International Feminist Journal of Politics (IFJP), 20(2), 2018, pages 274-281
After a period of relative absence of work on the issue, the range and number of publications examining female involvement in militant organisations with a more critical eye has certainly increased since the 2000s. This increasing academic interest in women and terrorism is certainly consistent with a rise in public concern for the multiplicity of cases of female suicide bombers reported in the media. It is also consistent with the steady development of a welcome feminist alternative literature in International Relations since the 1990s. (read more)….