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The Resource Routledge handbook of gender in South Asia, edited by Leela Fernandes

Routledge handbook of gender in South Asia, edited by Leela Fernandes

Label
Routledge handbook of gender in South Asia
Title
Routledge handbook of gender in South Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Leela Fernandes
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka, this overview of gender, women, and sexuality covers historical formations of gender and the significance of colonialism and nationalism; law, citizenship and the nation; representations of culture, place, identity; labor and the economy; and inequality, activism and the state
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1735.3
LC item number
.R68 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fernandes, Leela
Series statement
Routledge handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feminism
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women's rights
  • Frau
  • Frauenbewegung
  • Gleichberechtigung
  • Soziale Situation
  • Wirtschaftliche Lage
  • Südasien
Label
Routledge handbook of gender in South Asia, edited by Leela Fernandes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Gender and Democratic Politics in Bangladesh
  • Elora Shehabuddin
  • Law, Sex Work and Activism in India
  • Prabha Kotiswaran
  • The Supreme Court of India and Maintenance for Muslim Women: Transformatory Jurisprudence
  • Vrinda Narain
  • Female Militancy: Reflections from Sri Lanka
  • Sharika Thiranagama
  • The Political Economy of Moral Regulation in Pakistan: Religion, Gender and Class in a Postcolonial Context
  • Saadia Toor
  • Gendered Nationalism: From Women to Gender and Back Again?
  • Gender, Media and Popular Culture in a Global India
  • Maitrayee Chaudhuri
  • Death and Family: Queer Archives of the Space Between
  • Naisargi N. Dave
  • Women's Place-making in Santosh Nagar: Gendered Constellations
  • Ann Grodzins Gold
  • Gender and Property in Neoliberal Middle-class Kolkata: Of Untold Riches and Unruly Homes
  • Henrike Donner
  • Global Governance Initiatives and Garment Sector Workers in Sri Lanka: Tracing its Gender and Development Politics
  • Kanchana N. Ruwanpura
  • Mrinalini Sinha
  • An Intersection of Marxism and Feminism among India's Informal Workers: A Second Marriage?
  • Rina Agarwala
  • Gendered Opportunity and Constraint in India's IT Industry: The Problem of Too Much 'Headweight'
  • Smitha Radhakrishnan
  • A Feminist Commodity Chain Analysis of Rural Transformation in Contemporary India
  • Priti Ramamurthy
  • NGOs, State and Neoliberal Development in South Asia: The Paradigmatic Case of Bangladesh in a Global Perspective
  • Lamia Karim
  • Gender and Education in South Asia
  • Sangeeta Kamat
  • Construction of Gender in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century in Muslim Bengal: The Writings of Nawab Faizunessa Chaudhurani and Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain
  • Sex Ratios and Sex Selection in India: History and the Present
  • Mary E. John
  • Dalit Women Between Social and Analytical Alterity: Rethinking the 'Quintessentially Marginal'
  • Manuela Ciotti
  • Feminism, Sexuality and the Rhetoric of Westernization in Pakistan: Precarious Citizenship
  • Moon Charania
  • Mapping Women's Activism in India: Resistances, Reforms and (Re)-Creation
  • Rukmini Sen
  • Firdous Azim and Perween Hasan
  • Gender, Women and Partition: Literary Representations, Refugee Women and Partition Studies
  • Paulomi Chakraborty
  • Gender and Citizenship in India
  • Anupama Roy
Control code
855491720
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 360 p.
Isbn
9780415523530
Lccn
2013028134
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)855491720
Label
Routledge handbook of gender in South Asia, edited by Leela Fernandes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Gender and Democratic Politics in Bangladesh
  • Elora Shehabuddin
  • Law, Sex Work and Activism in India
  • Prabha Kotiswaran
  • The Supreme Court of India and Maintenance for Muslim Women: Transformatory Jurisprudence
  • Vrinda Narain
  • Female Militancy: Reflections from Sri Lanka
  • Sharika Thiranagama
  • The Political Economy of Moral Regulation in Pakistan: Religion, Gender and Class in a Postcolonial Context
  • Saadia Toor
  • Gendered Nationalism: From Women to Gender and Back Again?
  • Gender, Media and Popular Culture in a Global India
  • Maitrayee Chaudhuri
  • Death and Family: Queer Archives of the Space Between
  • Naisargi N. Dave
  • Women's Place-making in Santosh Nagar: Gendered Constellations
  • Ann Grodzins Gold
  • Gender and Property in Neoliberal Middle-class Kolkata: Of Untold Riches and Unruly Homes
  • Henrike Donner
  • Global Governance Initiatives and Garment Sector Workers in Sri Lanka: Tracing its Gender and Development Politics
  • Kanchana N. Ruwanpura
  • Mrinalini Sinha
  • An Intersection of Marxism and Feminism among India's Informal Workers: A Second Marriage?
  • Rina Agarwala
  • Gendered Opportunity and Constraint in India's IT Industry: The Problem of Too Much 'Headweight'
  • Smitha Radhakrishnan
  • A Feminist Commodity Chain Analysis of Rural Transformation in Contemporary India
  • Priti Ramamurthy
  • NGOs, State and Neoliberal Development in South Asia: The Paradigmatic Case of Bangladesh in a Global Perspective
  • Lamia Karim
  • Gender and Education in South Asia
  • Sangeeta Kamat
  • Construction of Gender in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century in Muslim Bengal: The Writings of Nawab Faizunessa Chaudhurani and Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain
  • Sex Ratios and Sex Selection in India: History and the Present
  • Mary E. John
  • Dalit Women Between Social and Analytical Alterity: Rethinking the 'Quintessentially Marginal'
  • Manuela Ciotti
  • Feminism, Sexuality and the Rhetoric of Westernization in Pakistan: Precarious Citizenship
  • Moon Charania
  • Mapping Women's Activism in India: Resistances, Reforms and (Re)-Creation
  • Rukmini Sen
  • Firdous Azim and Perween Hasan
  • Gender, Women and Partition: Literary Representations, Refugee Women and Partition Studies
  • Paulomi Chakraborty
  • Gender and Citizenship in India
  • Anupama Roy
Control code
855491720
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 360 p.
Isbn
9780415523530
Lccn
2013028134
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)855491720

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