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Gender, Indian, Nation

The Contradictions of Making Ecuador, 1830-1925

by Erin O"Connor

  • 188 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by University of Arizona Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin America - South America,
  • Native American,
  • History / South America,
  • Ethnic Studies - Hispanic American Studies,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Ecuador,
  • Government relations,
  • Indians of South America,
  • Politics and government,
  • Social conditions,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11384231M
    ISBN 100816525595
    ISBN 109780816525591

    This invaluable reader maps the contributions made by feminist scholars towards engendering mainstream sociological discourse in India. It covers a broad range of issues relating to the lifespan of women in different social institutions such as the family, school and the workplace. Gender and Nation in Hindu Nationalism by Peter van der Veer In Lal Kishan Advani, leader of the Indian People's Party (BJP), decided to start a ritual procession that would pass through ten states (from Somnath in Gujarat to Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh)1 with the ultimate goal of demolishing a mosque in Ayodhya that had been built in by Author: Stein Tonnesson, Hans Antlov.

    The book argues that in order to be equal citizens, Indian women must claim an equal right to risk, as men do. Men, unlike women, are attacked more often in public than at home, yet the male. A Nation of Women chronicles changing ideas of gender and identity among the Delaware Indians from the mid-seventeenth through the eighteenth century, as they encountered various waves of migrating peoples in their homelands along the eastern coast of North America. In Delaware society at the beginning of this period, to be a woman meant to engage in the activities performed by women.

    Exploring Gender in the Literature of the Indian Diaspora ix These negotiations are the unifying theme of the third section of this anthology, entitled “Performing Gender”. The essays in this section speak to the ways in which gender is explored, lost, created and re-created within imaginary spaces which allow for exploration of sexualities. Gender inequality in India refers to health, education, economic and political inequalities between men and women in India. Various international gender inequality indices rank India differently on each of these factors, as well as on a composite basis, and these indices are controversial.


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