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Women of South Asia

a guide to resources

by Carol Sakala

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Published by Kraus International Publications in Millwood, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- South Asia -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementby Carol Sakala ; with a foreword by Maureen L. P. Patterson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7964.S65 S23, HQ1735.3 S23
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 517 p. ;
      Number of Pages517
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4423564M
      ISBN 100527785741
      LC Control Number79028191

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Violence against Women and Girls: Lessons from South Asia examines the prevalence and factors associated with various types of violence against women and girls in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Get this from a library.

Empowerment of women in South Asia. [Srilatha Batliwala; Asian-South Pacific Bureau of Adult Education.; FAO's Freddom from Hunger campaign / Action for Development.]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Appadorai, A. (Angadipuram), Status of women in South Asia.

Bombay: Orient Longmans, []. A brutal gang-rape of a young woman in India in caused a global outcry against rising brutal violence against women. In response to the young woman's death and the protests that followed, the contributors analyze the position of women in South Asia, the issue of violence, women's political activism and gender inequalities.

Gender Politics and Disaster in Rural Nepal 9. Pakistan Floods: Reports from the Field Rural Women as Architects of Recovery and Reconstruction: The Swayam Shikshan Prayog Story Gender-based Violence and Disasters: South Asia in Comparative Perspective Gender, Disasters and Development: Opportunities for South-South Cooperation Women in Post-colonial South Asia, to the Present.

IX.A. Women in Independent India. Independence meant a significant improvement in the legal status of Indian women. The Constitution granted them the right to vote and an equal rights provision that there was to be no discrimination of the basis of sex.

Fiction by South Asian women writers and those in the diaspora Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it.

The book, like much of the work exploring the relationship between gender and violent politics at that time, sought to look at how women in South Asia were not just passive victims, but actively negotiating their lives around and with political conflict in countless ways. Join the Mohsin and Fauzia Jaffer Center for Muslim World Studies at Florida International University (FIU) on Friday, May 15th at PM (EST-USA) for a Live Zoom webinar on South Asia in the time of COVID The effect of the COVID pandemic in South Asia, as in the rest of the world, has exacerbated wealth inequalities and communal tensions.

Women are often the worst affected by militarization but their stories rarely get heard. Garrisoned Minds, which brings together insights and analysis from some of the major conflict zones of South Asia, is a must be read by both policy-makers and the public.

This book is published by Speaking Tigers, an Indian publishing house. You might also like. The position of women in Southeast Asia is often cited as evidence that women are not universally subjugated to men.

In the context of women's status, this book examines the social system in Southeast Asia during the pre-colonial, colonial, and modern periods.1/5(1).

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Globalization, Change and Learning in South Asia is an edited collection focussing on analysis and review of contemporary business practices in South Asia. This title shows the importance of South Asia to business and management research, and the practice of business, highlighting the role of extensive learning in addressing the slew of.

We Are Poor but So Many: The Story of Self-Employed Women in India (South Asia Series) [Bhatt, Ela R.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. We Are Poor but So Many: The Story of Self-Employed Women in India (South Asia Series)Cited by: This book, a collection of three essays, looks at the legal system's response to violence against women in South Asia.

It is an overview of law and legal control in India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The studies show the commonalities and the differences in the three legal systems. This edited volume examines policies aimed at increasing the representation of women in governing institutions in six South Asian countries.

Divided into three parts, it addresses the implications of uniformity and diversity for the substantive representation. Women in 21st century India are slowly gaining access to equal rights for the first time since the early Vedic period, around 1, BCE.

The status of women in India had been in decline since the Islamic invasion of Babur, the Mughal empire, and later Christianity, which curtailed women's freedom and rights. Through a comparative South Asia perspective, Appropriating Gender explores the varied meanings and expressions of gender identity through time, by location, and according to political context.

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An estimated million children of primary school age ( million girls and million boys), and million children of lower-secondary school age ( million girls and million boys) in South Asia do not go to school. 1 Only 69% of children have access to early childhood education in our region.

2 And significantly, more girls than boys will never go to school in South Asia.book review The Archive of Loss: Lively Ruination in Mill Land Mumbai by Maura Finkelstein, Durham, NC/London, Duke University Press,pp., $ (paperback), ISBN and Property in South Asia: A Study of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

A report by Elisa Scalise. Rural Development Institute (RDI) Executive Summary. Women in developing countries rarely hold secure rights to land, which can provide physical safety and psychological Size: 1MB.