Author:Mary E. John (ed.)


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Women's Studies in India: A Reader

By: Mary E. John (ed.)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031728

ISBN: 0143063774

Condition: New

Women’s studies first emerged in India during the 1970s as a forceful critique of those processes that had made women invisible after independence—invisible not only to society and the state, but also to higher education and its disciplines. Since that beginning, so much has happened in this already vast field that it would be hard to find a major issue or subject that has not been addressed by scholars and activists. This comprehensive reader sets out to provide a map of the development of women’s studies and the ever expanding terrain that it has been investigating. The introduction ... View more info