The Vilnius University Gender Studies Centre functions as base for interdisciplinary academic research on women and gender. The centre also plays an important role in forming gender policy in Lithuania.
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A comprehensive view of traditional and feminist understanding of sex, gender, family and personality.
Focus on men’s participation in work-family reconciliation processes and how employed fathers fulfill their roles both within the family and at work and what mechanisms at political, institutional and individual levels could facilitate them to balance these roles and achieve more equal gender relations at home.
The study discusses the possibilities of the politics of masculinity in Lithuania in the face of the post-structuralist critiques of gender, sexuality and identity