Author:Carla Risseeuw


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Gender Transformation, Power and Resistance Among Women in Sri Lanka : The Fish Don`t Talk About the Water

By: Carla Risseeuw

Price: $28.30

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201045

ISBN: 818542568X

Condition: New

In the context of Sri Lanka this Study concentrates on the taken for granted "unsaid" Nature of Relations between the sexes and the process by which they change imperceptibly over time. Gender relations were substantially transformed during British Colonial rule, although these changes often went unrecognized by both the colonizer and the colonized. During this process of gender Transformation the position of Women deteriorated, not so much due to a direct move to curb their position, but more as an indirect result of an intensified struggle over resources between the more powerful (ma... View more info