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Title Violence against women in Asian societies / edited by Lenore Manderson and Linda Rae Bennett.

Publication Info. London ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003.

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Description 1 online resource (209 pages) : illustrations.
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Women in Asia series
ASAA women in Asia series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-187) and index.
Contents Introduction: gender inequality and technologies of violence / Linda Rae Bennett, Lenore Manderson -- Violence against Maranao Muslim women in the Philippines / Anne-Marie Hilsdon -- Presumed consent: marital violence in Bugis society / Nurul Ilmi Idrus, Linda Rae Bennett -- Loss of face: violence against women in South Asia / Mridula Bandyopadhyay, Mahmuda Rahman Khan -- Behind bamboo fences: forms of violence against women in Myanmar / Monique Skidmore -- Rape and sexual transgression in Cambodian society / Rebecca Surtees -- Sexual coercion amongst adolescents in an urban slum in India / Geeta Sodhi, Manish Verma -- Violence against women: the challenges for Malaysian women / Rebecca Foley -- Notes of an out-of-place widow / Jacqueline Aquino Siapno -- Whose honour, whose shame? Gender-based violence, rights and health / Jill Astbury.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Women -- Crimes against -- Asia.
Women -- Violence against -- Asia.
Sex discrimination against women -- Asia.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Manderson, Lenore.
Bennett, Linda Rae.
Other Form: Print version: Violence against women in Asian societies. London : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003 194 pages ; 24 cm. Women in Asia series 9780700717415 (OCoLC)ocm50773335 (DLC) 2002031932
ISBN 0700717412 (alk. paper)
0700717420 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780700717415
9781315029634 (e-book)

 
    
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