Author:Paula Banerjee

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Borders, Histories, Existences: Gender and Beyond

By: Paula Banerjee

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033777

ISBN: 8132102266

Condition: New


This is an insightful historical work on borders and bordered existences, with special emphasis on the gender dimensions of these existences. The author argues that the experiences of women living on borders and in borderlands are definitive of those of the vulnerable communities who bear the brunt of the complex border and security issues. The conditions of migrant women, women peace campaigners, and victims of human trafficking and mobile diseases are presented as markers of bordered existences. Their history is one of negotiations with structures of control, leading to insecurity, subversio... View more info

The State of Being Stateless: An Account of South Asia

By: Paula Banerjee, Anasua Basu Ray Chaudhury & Atig Ghosh (Eds)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Orient BlackSwan: 2018

Seller ID: 1202853

ISBN: 9789352874668

Condition: New


About the Book Statelessness is defined as the quality of being without a state, a nationality, or even the protection that nationality should offer. Addressing the lacuna in literature on stateless people in post-colonial South Asia, The State of Being Stateless brings together the lived experiences of diverse stateless groups within a comparative framework. Through research conducted in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan, the book asks some critical questions: How are certain groups and communities—often, the minorities—rendered stateless? Is the existing l... View more info