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The Resource Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence

Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence

Label
Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia
Title
Women and the contested state
Title remainder
religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.48/96920954
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1236.5.S66
LC item number
W66 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Skidmore, Monique
  • Lawrence, Patricia
  • Program in Conflict, Religion, and Peacebuilding
Series statement
Kroc Institute series on religion, conflict, and peacebuilding
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women and war
  • Women and religion
Label
Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0718/2007020100.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on presentations at a conference in 2003 of the Program in Conflict, Religion, and Peacebuilding at the Joan. B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 229-247
Contents
Introduction : religion and women in peace and conflict studies / Monique Skidmore -- Contesting traditions : religion and violence in South Asia / Peter van der Veer -- The citizen as sexed : women, violence, and reproduction / Veena Das -- The nuclear fetish : violence, affect, and the postcolonial state / Betty Joseph -- Overcoming the silent archive in Bangladesh : women bearing witness to violence in the 1971 Liberation War / Yasmin Saikia -- The watch of Tamil women : women's acts in a transitional warscape / Patricia Lawrence -- Mothers and wives of the disappeared in southern Sri Lanka : fragmented geographies of moral discomfort / Alex Argenti-Pillen -- The other body and the body politic : contingency and dissonance in narratives of violence / Mangalika de Silva -- Buddha's mother and the billboard queens : moral power in contemporary Burma / Monique Skidmore -- With patience we can endure / Ingrid Jordt -- To marry a man or a spirit? : women, spirit possession cult, and domination in Burma / Bènèdicte Brac de la Perrière
Control code
000275151
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 260 p.
Isbn
9780268041267
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007020100
Other physical details
ill., maps, port.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000275151
  • (OCoLC)128237959
Label
Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0718/2007020100.html
Publication
Note
  • Based on presentations at a conference in 2003 of the Program in Conflict, Religion, and Peacebuilding at the Joan. B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 229-247
Contents
Introduction : religion and women in peace and conflict studies / Monique Skidmore -- Contesting traditions : religion and violence in South Asia / Peter van der Veer -- The citizen as sexed : women, violence, and reproduction / Veena Das -- The nuclear fetish : violence, affect, and the postcolonial state / Betty Joseph -- Overcoming the silent archive in Bangladesh : women bearing witness to violence in the 1971 Liberation War / Yasmin Saikia -- The watch of Tamil women : women's acts in a transitional warscape / Patricia Lawrence -- Mothers and wives of the disappeared in southern Sri Lanka : fragmented geographies of moral discomfort / Alex Argenti-Pillen -- The other body and the body politic : contingency and dissonance in narratives of violence / Mangalika de Silva -- Buddha's mother and the billboard queens : moral power in contemporary Burma / Monique Skidmore -- With patience we can endure / Ingrid Jordt -- To marry a man or a spirit? : women, spirit possession cult, and domination in Burma / Bènèdicte Brac de la Perrière
Control code
000275151
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 260 p.
Isbn
9780268041267
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007020100
Other physical details
ill., maps, port.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000275151
  • (OCoLC)128237959

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