Artigo em revista científica
Reflecting on international academic mobility through feminist lenses: moving beyond the obvious
Thais França (França, T.); Beatriz Padilla (Padilla, B.);
Título Revista
Comparative Cultural Studies - European and Latin American Perspectives
Ano
2017
Língua
Inglês
País
Itália
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Abstract/Resumo
Academic mobility has always been a reality in academia, however nowadays it has gained new meanings and features. On the one hand, it brings benefits such as knowledge circulation, international network promotion, and reduction in experimental costs. On the other hand however, it reproduces old social hierarchies and power asymmetries. Gender is on important marker of difference that shape academic mobility experiences unevenly, therefore women face more obstacles than men to develop their academic career. This paper analyses academic mobility through a feminist perspective aiming to reinforce the importance of taking gender differences in account in this dynamics.
Agradecimentos/Acknowledgements
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Palavras-chave
Academic mobility,Feminist studies,Gender,Knowledge production
Registos de financiamentos
Referência de financiamento Entidade Financiadora
UID/SOC/03126/2013 Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia