Gender Politics in Asia: Women Manoeuvring with Dominant Gender Orders

ebook
NNC resource
November 1, 2016 - 15:46 -

Wil Burghoorn, Kazuki Iwanaga, Cecilia Milwertz & Qi Wang (eds) 2008 This book demonstrates the great diversity in gender politics and women’s strategies to negotiate and change gender relations individually or collectively. It examines cultural complexities of gender by focusing

Gendered Entanglements: Revisiting Gender in Rapidly Changing Asia

ebook
NNC resource
November 1, 2016 - 15:43 -

Ragnhild Lund, Philippe Doneys & Bernadette P. Resurrección (eds) 2015 The overall objective of this volume is to revisit gender as a concept that can engage simultaneously with change and continuity in today’s Asia, but with greater intellectual reflexivity to

Going Indochinese: Contesting Concepts of Space and Place in French Indochina

ebook
NNC resource
November 1, 2016 - 15:44 -

Christopher E. Goscha 2012 Why, Benedict Anderson once asked, did Javanese become Indonesian in 1945 whereas the Vietnamese balked at becoming Indochinese? In this classic study, Goscha shows that Vietnamese of all political colours came remarkably close to building a

Governing Cambodia’s Forests: The International Politics of Policy Reform

ebook
NNC resource
November 1, 2016 - 15:43 -

Andrew Cock 2016 The destruction of Cambodia’s forests gathered pace from the 1990s, receiving much international publicity at the time from environmental NGOs but far less scholarly treatment. That deficiency is now addressed by this detailed and sophisticated case study

Page 18 of 43« First...10...1617181920...3040...Last (43) »