Home Authors Posts by Ece Kocabıçak

Ece Kocabıçak


The patriarchal state in Turkey and the Istanbul Convention

Almost all states today are patriarchal (and racist) as well as capitalist. But just as these states take different forms, the degree of gender inequality suggested by these forms is also different. It’s been almost...

Patriarchal labor exploitation in agriculture and its implications for feminist politics

Exclusion of women from land ownership enables men to constitute a gendered division of labor and, hence, to appropriate the surplus product produced by women. For women living in rural areas where land ownership...