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Encyclopaedia of Women Studies (5 Vols-Set)

Subhadra Channa

ISBN 10: 8177558315 / ISBN 13: 9788177558319
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Contents: Vol. 1: Women's Movements: 1. The origins of the women's liberation movement/Jo Freeman. 2. Forty years in the desert: American women 1920 1960/Barbara Sindair Deckard. 3. The lid comes off: international radical feminism and the revolutions of 1848/Bonnie S. Anderson. 4. Living the legacy: the women's rights movement 1848 1998/Bonnie Eisenberg. 5. Feminism vs. family values/Jo Freeman. 6. Negotiating work and womanhood/Gail Landsman. 7. Lesbianism: dispelling the myths/Christine Szikla. 8. The Indian National Movement and Women's issue: century of social reforms: 1850 1950/Yuthika Mishra. 9. Women in revolt: a historical analysis of the progressive organization of women in Andhra Pradesh/K. Lalita. 10. Women's organizations and social change: the age of marriage issue in India/Barbara N. Ramusack. 11. Women's movements and the challenge of transnationalism/Amrita Basu. 12. Towards an emancipation approach: the political agenda of women's organizations/Caroline O.N. Moser. Vol. 2: Women and Work: Introduction/Subhadra Channa. 1. Production and consumption of the Pira Parana Indians of the Amagon/Christine Hugh Jones. 2. Women in Turfan during the sixth to eighth centuries: a look at their activities outside the home/Deng Xiaonan. 3. Embroidering the past: Phulkari textiles and gendered work as Tradition and Heritage in colonial and contemporary Punjab/Michelle Maskiell. 4. Every blade of green: landless women laborers production and reproduction/Karin Kapadia. 5. Theoretical issues: confronting continuity/Judith M. Bennett. 6. Rethinking prostitution/Barbara Sullivan. 7. Organisation man women and organisational culture/Coates G. 8. Employment and sustainable livelihoods: a gender perspective/Rachel Masika and Susan Joekes. Vol. 3: Women and Religion: Introduction. 1. Forest and pastoral Goddesses: independence and assimilation/Gunther Dietz Santheimer. 2. Women and religion in ancient Egypt/Barbara S. Lesko. 3. The seduction of eve and feminist reading of the Garden of Eden/Reuven Kimelman. 4. Women in ancient Christianity: the new discoveries/Karen L. King. 5. The roles for women/Elizabeth Clark. 6. Hidden worship: the religious rituals of Orthodox Jewish women/Lisa Keele. 7. Secularization Laicization and challenges to feminist reform in the Islamic world/Jamal J. Elias. 8. Fundamental misunderstandings: issues in feminist approaches to Islamism/Bronwyn Winter. 9. Gender body and the sacred: heterosexual hegemony as a sacred order/Sari Charpentier. 10. Sati worship and Marwari public identity in India/Anne Hardgrove. 11. Spectral sexualities: nineteenth century spiritualism moral panics and the making of U.S. obscenity law/Molly McGarry. Vol. 4: Women and Human Rights: 1. Women's human rights: an introduction/Charlotte Bunch and Samantha Frost. 2. Why is a woman a symptom of rights?/Renata Selecl. 3. Through women's eyes: global forces facing women in the 21 century/Charlotte Bunch. 4. Reforming women in the United States and Aotearoa/New Zealand: a comparative ethnography of welfare reform in global context/Catherine Kingfisher and Michael Goldesmith. 5. Against marriage and motherhood/Claudia Card. 6. Registered partnership as a necessary civil option and part of the feminist agenda/Zorica Mrsevic. 7. Economic reform and poverty: a gender analysis/Sally Baden. 8. Leveling the playing field: promoting women's economic capabilities and human rights/Jean Davison. 9. Woman's rights in Church and state/H.H. Van Amringe. 10. The rights of women/Olympe de Gouges. 11. Reasons for and against the enfranchisement of women Bodichon/Barbara Leigh Smith. 12. Why does'nt she just leave? Facts and myths about domestic violence/Trish Wilson. 13. Collective silence for collective violence/Dorothy Lemmey. Vol. 5: Women's Roles: Introduction/Subhadra Channa. 1. Politics sexual and non sexual in an egalitarian society/Richard Lee. 2. Rituals service castes and women: rites of passage and the conception of auspiciousness and inauspi. Bookseller Inventory # 50788

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Title: Encyclopaedia of Women Studies (5 Vols-Set)

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