Solidarity Economy Under a Feminist Lens: A Critical and Possibilist Analysis
Isabelle Hillenkamp () and
Christine Verschuur ()
Additional contact information
Isabelle Hillenkamp: American and Asian Worlds (CESSMA)
Christine Verschuur: The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
Chapter Chapter 3 in Social Reproduction, Solidarity Economy, Feminisms and Democracy, 2021, pp 31-63 from Palgrave Macmillan
Abstract This chapter lays the theoretical foundations to a feminist approach of solidarity economy from a critical and “possibilist” perspective, which account for both the violence of domination and the potential to resist. It contributes to inform the discussion on solidarity economy, that has arisen in Latin America and some European countries, but remains less known in some countries, especially in the Anglosphere and in Asia. The chapter draws on examples and on the conceptual contributions of the several case-studies, focusing on the issue of the social reproduction. Based on broad understandings of the economy and the politics, we identify four main processes through which spaces of resistance can be built and we analyse how social reproduction can be politicized.
Keywords: Solidarity economy; Possibilism; Domination and resistance; Politicisation of social reproduction; Territory (search for similar items in EconPapers)
References: Add references at CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed
There are no downloads for this item, see the EconPapers FAQ for hints about obtaining it.
Working Paper: Solidarity economy under a feminist lens: a critical and possibilist analysis (2021)
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.
Export reference: BibTeX
RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan)
Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:pal:gdechp:978-3-030-71531-1_3
Ordering information: This item can be ordered from
Access Statistics for this chapter
More chapters in Gender, Development and Social Change from Palgrave Macmillan
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Sonal Shukla () and Springer Nature Abstracting and Indexing ().