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The Resource Signposts : gender issues in post-independence India, edited by Rajeswari Sunder Rajan

Signposts : gender issues in post-independence India, edited by Rajeswari Sunder Rajan

Label
Signposts : gender issues in post-independence India
Title
Signposts
Title remainder
gender issues in post-independence India
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rajeswari Sunder Rajan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.42/0954
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1237.5.I4
LC item number
S54 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sunder Rajan, Rajeswari
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex discrimination against women
  • Sex discrimination in employment
  • Women
  • Women in development
Label
Signposts : gender issues in post-independence India, edited by Rajeswari Sunder Rajan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New Delhi : Kali for Women, c1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Virgin mother, beloved other: the erotics of Tamil nationalism in colonial and post-colonial India / Sumathi Ramaswamy -- Thinking about the new Indian middle class: gender, advertising and politics in an age of globalisation / Arvind Rajagopal -- Gender, development and the women's movement: problems for a history of the present / Mary E. John -- Gender-cleansing: the paradox of development and deteriorating female life chances in Tamil Nadu / Barbara Harriss-White -- Gender, caste and modernity: a reading of U.R. Anantha Murthy's "Samskara" in its intellectual context / Nalini Natarajan -- The impossible subject: caste and desire in the scene of the family / Susie Tharu -- Understanding Sirasgaon: notes towards conceptualising the role of law, caste and gender in a case of "atrocity" / Anupama Rao -- Cutting to size: property and gendered identity in the Indian higher courts / Srimati Basu -- Of victims and vigilantes: the "Bandit queen" controversy / Priyamvada Gopal -- The story of Draupadi's disrobing: meanings for our times / Rajeswari Sunder Rajan -- Mnemosigning: ecstasies in pain / D. Venkat Rao
Control code
000145168
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 382 p.
Isbn
9780813529127
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00062537
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000145168
  • (OCoLC)44764123
Label
Signposts : gender issues in post-independence India, edited by Rajeswari Sunder Rajan
Publication
Note
Originally published: New Delhi : Kali for Women, c1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Virgin mother, beloved other: the erotics of Tamil nationalism in colonial and post-colonial India / Sumathi Ramaswamy -- Thinking about the new Indian middle class: gender, advertising and politics in an age of globalisation / Arvind Rajagopal -- Gender, development and the women's movement: problems for a history of the present / Mary E. John -- Gender-cleansing: the paradox of development and deteriorating female life chances in Tamil Nadu / Barbara Harriss-White -- Gender, caste and modernity: a reading of U.R. Anantha Murthy's "Samskara" in its intellectual context / Nalini Natarajan -- The impossible subject: caste and desire in the scene of the family / Susie Tharu -- Understanding Sirasgaon: notes towards conceptualising the role of law, caste and gender in a case of "atrocity" / Anupama Rao -- Cutting to size: property and gendered identity in the Indian higher courts / Srimati Basu -- Of victims and vigilantes: the "Bandit queen" controversy / Priyamvada Gopal -- The story of Draupadi's disrobing: meanings for our times / Rajeswari Sunder Rajan -- Mnemosigning: ecstasies in pain / D. Venkat Rao
Control code
000145168
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 382 p.
Isbn
9780813529127
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00062537
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000145168
  • (OCoLC)44764123

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