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MAGANA FRADE, Irene; SILVA-NADALES, Sebastián  and  ROVIRA RUBIO, Rayen. Catastrophe Feminine Subjectivity and Reconstruction: Contributions and Challenges From a Perspective of Gender for the Psychosocial Intervention in Communities Affected by the Earthquake. Ter Psicol [online]. 2010, vol.28, n.2, pp.169-177. ISSN 0718-4808.

This paper intends contribute, from a gender approach, to the development of psychosocial interventions and understanding of the problematic-that the subjectivity of women- raises the disaster triggered by the earthquake and tsunami of February 27, 2010. From a qualitative methodology was carried out micro-social analysis, which methodological device considered: 1. In-depth interviews with women social leaders of organizations of the regions of Maule and Bio-Bio 2. Review of secondary sources, 3.Opinión of experts on gender issues. The results are placed in discussion with the model proposed by Gaborit (2006) and show the formation of a "female subjectivity's earthquake ", that product of the breakdown of care spaces, reconstruct their subjectivity through community participation, becoming protagonists in the reconstruction of everyday life.

Keywords : Female subjectivity; care tasks; community participation; earthquake and reconstruction.

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