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Women and Gender Relations: Perspectives on Asia

Sixty Years of the Journal of Asian Studies (Resources for Teaching About Asia)

by Susan Mann

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Published by Association for Asian Studies .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social conditions,
  • Sociology,
  • Sex role,
  • Asia,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8355961M
    ISBN 100924304448
    ISBN 109780924304446

    Nora is an interdisciplinary journal of gender and women's studies which aims to discuss and examine the realities and myths of women and men's lives in the Nordic countries, today and historically. 4 issues per year. Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Studies. Canadian Online Journal for Queer Studies in Education. If sex is a biological concept, then gender is a social concept. It refers to the social and cultural differences a society assigns to people based on their (biological) sex. A related concept, gender roles, refers to a society’s expectations of people’s behavior and attitudes based on whether they are females or males. Understood in this.

      Book Reviews. Leela Dube, Women and Kinship: Comparative Perspectives on Gender in South and South-East Asia. Tokyo: United Nations University Press and New Delhi: Vistaar Publications. pages. Rs. Author: Tiplut Nongbri. Request PDF | On Mar 1, , T. Nongbri and others published Book Reviews. Leela Dube, Women and Kinship: Comparative Perspectives on Gender in South and South-East Asia Author: Tiplut Nongbri.

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This is the first sustained effort to compare South and South-East Asia in respect of the situation of women. Arguing that kinship systems provide an important context in which gender relations are located, the study overlooks at three types of kinship system, found in their carious forms in the two regions of Asia--predominantly patrilineal South Asia and predominantly bilateral South-East.

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