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Paljon kokeva, vähän näkyvä

By: Sinikka Vakimo

Price: $104.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2001

Seller ID: 117392

ISBN: 9517462778

Condition: New


Teos haastaa pohtimaan käsityksiämme vanhoista naisista. Tutkimuksen kohteena ovat vanhan naisen kulttuuriset kuvat ja naisten omat elämänkäytännöt. Tarkasteltavana on laaja kirjo vanhuutta käsitteleviä tekstejä, Kalevala ja siitä esitetyt tulkinnat, kansanperinteen seksi- ja vanhapiikakaskut sekä mediatekstit. Teos ei kuitenkaan tyydy tarkastelemaan vanhoja naisia pelkästään kuvauksen kohteina. Myös vanhojen naisten omaa ääntä kuunnellaan, kun puheenv... View more info

Combating Violence Against Women: A Reality in the Making

By: Smita Nayak

Price: $47.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2016

Seller ID: 111246

ISBN: 9789351281924

Condition: New


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Empowerment and Disempowerment of Women

By: Snehalata Panda

Price: $18.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Raj Publications: 2015

Seller ID: 110884

ISBN: 9789382281511

Condition: New


CONTENTS: PREFACE 1. INTRODUCTION 2. APPROACH TO EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN 3. EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN 4. UNDERSTANDING VIOLENCE 5. TRIBES AND TRIBALISM 6. VIOLENCE AGAINST NON- TRIBAL WOMEN 7. VIOLENCE AGAINST TRIBAL WOMEN 8. A MODEL TO COMBAT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN, BIBLIOGRAPHY, INDEX View more info

New South Asian Feminisms: Paradoxes and Possibilities

By: Srila Roy

Price: $21.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books:

Seller ID: 111682

ISBN: 9789350024751

Condition: New


South Asian feminism is in crisis. Under constant attack from right-wing nationalism and religious fundamentalism and coopted by 'NGIO-ization' and neoliberal state agendas, once autonomous and radical forms of feminist mobilization have been ideologically fragmented and replaced. It is time to rethink the feminist political agenda for the predicaments of the present. This timely volume provides an original and unprecedented exploration of the current state of South Asia... View more info

Feminism and Nationalism in the Third World

By: Sudhir Kumar Singh

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 117566

ISBN: 8175332573

Condition: New


The first feminist wave was in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the second was in the 1960s and 1970s, and the third extends from the 1990s to the present. Feminist theory emerged from these feminist movements. It is manifest in a variety of disciplines such as feminist geography , feminist history and feminist literary criticism. Regardless of what culture we are talking about, and regardless of the level of development of that culture (pre-modern, modern, ... View more info

Rethinking Embodiment: in Feminist Media Studies

By: Sudhir Kumar Singh

Price: $34.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 117702

ISBN: 8175332565

Condition: New


In an era of increasing globalization, women continue to be underrepresented and stereotyped in national, international and global news media. The problem is exacerbated when traditional geographic boundaries are crossed and the media in one country report on issues and events, particularly those that impact women, in another country. Feminist Media Studies provides a transdisciplinary transnational feminist approaches to the field of media and communication studies, wit... View more info

Great Women of the World, 2 vols

By: Sugandh Lal

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 117698

ISBN: 8175332638

Condition: New


Woman is one of the most important creatures of God. She is a mother, a sister, a daughter, and a wife. She is a Boss, a colleague, and a teacher. There are a lot of Great Women in the history of the world that influenced the world and people and lot of other were honored in the world, all of them played an important role in the world’s politics, religion and social life. Now-a-days more and more women become world-famous and most of them are political l... View more info

Women Rights Violation Vs Restoration

By: Sukanta Sarkar & Manaswini Patra (Authors)

Price: $22.54

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2015

Seller ID: 106130

ISBN: 9789351281559

Condition: New


Women's rights are the rights and entitlements claimed for women and girls of many societies worldwide. Although males seem to have dominated in many ancient cultures, there are some exceptions. During the 19th century some women began to ask for, demand, and then agitate and demonstrate for the right to vote, the right to participate in their government and its law making. In the subsequent decades women's rights again became an important issue in the English speaking w... View more info

Prostitution Across the World

By: Sunjoy K. Singh (Ed.)

Price: $39.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lenin Media Pvt. Ltd.: 2015

Seller ID: 111877

ISBN: 819309543X

Condition: New


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Status of Indian Women

By: Sushil Kumar Goel

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2016

Seller ID: 111138

ISBN: 8179105350

Condition: New


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The Representation of Women in English Literature

By: Sutanu Kumar Mahapatra

Price: $9.04

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106174

ISBN: 9789351280781

Condition: New


Representation of women in English literature, as a subject, has a multiple shade because such a topic involves not only the politics of women empowerment and subjugation but also the politics of literary representation itself. Beside this, the topic has an astonishingly wide range considering the wide spectrum of English literature. The present volume engages a number of renowned and aspiring scholars to explore the various modes of representation of women in English .l... View more info

Women and Socio-Cultural Changes

By: Swati Shirwadkar

Price: $6.52

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1998

Seller ID: 105899

ISBN: 8121206138

Condition: New


A study of the socio-cultural changes in the life of women in a developing region examines the factors influencing the change, traces the historical antecedents of the life and culture of Marathwada, and explores the external contacts of surrounding cultures and the impact of their interaction – with scholarly insight., About the author:- , Content:- Foreword • Preface • List of Tables • Introduction • The Profile of Middle Class Women in Pre-Integration Times ... View more info

No Country For Women

By: Taslima Nasreen

Price: $5.68

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104761

ISBN: 8189766643

Condition: New


This book is a collection of Taslima Nasreen's essays which revolt against the status of women in this man-made world. Taslima says that there is no place which belongs to women and hence they have to fight for every inch of ground to get their rightful place.Her fans laud her acuity of observation, sharpness of presentation and boldness of articulation. They are running fan clubs and blogs in her name even when she is unaware of those. Her critics dislike anything that ... View more info

Sukupuolentutkimus-Genusforskning 1/2014

By: Toim. Anna Elomäki

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2014

Seller ID: 117412

Condition: New


Sis. artikkelit: iVisa Immonen/i, Esineiden houkutus. Aineellinen käänne myöhäiskeskiajan ja uuden ajan alun sukupuolihistoriassa; iAntti Harmainen/i, Kuinka lemmen tulta hallitaan? J. H. Erkko, sukupuoli ja uskonto 1800-luvun lopulla; iAnnukka Jauhiainen/i, Tapaus Kaino Oksanen ja sukupuolihistorian merkitys. Diskursiivinen valta 1900-luvun alun suomalaisessa yliopistomaailmassa; iPirjo Markkola Ann-Catrin Östman/i, Historian ja naistutkimuksen välissä. Naishisto... View more info

Tavoitteena Tasa-arvo: Suomen Naisyhdistys 125 Vuotta

By: Toim. Aura Korppi-Tommola

Price: $96.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2009

Seller ID: 117395

ISBN: 9522221104

Condition: New


Suomen Naisyhdistys on ensimmäinen naisasiaa ajava järjestö Suomessa. Yhdistyksen ohjelma oli aikanaan radikaali: se vaati naisille poliittisia, sosiaalisia ja koulutuksellisia oikeuksia. Sittemmin yhdistys on paneutunut erityisesti tasa-arvon vakiinnuttamiseen, perhe- ja työelämän haasteisiin ja maanpuolustusasiaan. Teos luo katsauksen Naisyhdistyksen toimintaan viimeisten 25 vuoden ajalta ja esittelee pienoiselämäkerroin yhdistyksen tärkeimmät puheenjohtajat.... View more info

Naistutkimus-Kvinnoforskning 1/2013

By: Toim. Jaana Vuori

Price: $57.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2013

Seller ID: 117407

Condition: New


Sis. seuraavat artikkelit ja lektiot: Eeva Jokinen, Prekaari sukupuoli; Mari Käyhkö, Hivuttautuen kohti vierasta maailmaa. Työläistyttöjen tie yliopistoon; Niina Vuolajärvi, Kun ideologiasta tulee käytäntöä ? prostituutiopolitiikan, tiedon ja tutkimuksen suhteista; Marianne Liljeström, "Mitä Ruotsi edellä, sitä Suomi perässä?" Ilana Aalto, Miesvanhemmuus isyyden ajassa; Elsi Hyttinen, Porvaristaustasta työläiskirjailijaksi: Elvira Willman. Print... View more info

Entäs Tytöt

By: Toim. Karoliina Ojanen

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2011

Seller ID: 117400

ISBN: 9517683189

Condition: New


Viime vuosikymmeninä kehittynyt tyttötutkimus tarkastelee sukupuolen merkitystä nuorten elämässä ja tyttöyden merkityksiä, mahdollisuuksia ja rajoituksia. Teos on ensimmäinen suomalainen tyttötutkimuksen oppikirja ja kaivattu yleisteos, joka hahmottelee tämän monitieteellisen tutkimusalan menneisyyttä, nykyisyyttä ja tulevaa. Teos tarjoaa yleisesityksen siitä, mitä suomalainen tyttötutkimus on, mistä se hakee vaikutteita ja miten sitä tehdään. Kirja ... View more info

Tulkintoja tytöistä

By: Toim. Sanna Aaltonen

Price: $97.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2002

Seller ID: 117393

ISBN: 951746343X

Condition: New


Tuoreisiin empiirisiin tutkimuksiin perustuvista artikkeleista koostuva teos esittelee ajankohtaisia ilmiöitä ja keskusteluja tyttötutkimuksen näkökulmasta. Ajalliset kiinnekohdat ovat 1900-luvun alku ja vuosituhannen vaihde. nTeos sisältää mm. seuraavat artikkelit: Sonja Kangas, Tytöt bittien ja pikselien maailmassa; Sini Perho, Tyttönä rasistisessa nuorisokulttuurissa; Pia Lundbom, Kettutyttöjä vai naisaktivisteja? Reetta Helander, Somalitytöt kahden kult... View more info

The Status of Women in Law in Asian Countries

By: Usha Srivastava

Price: $48.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 117706

ISBN: 8175332492

Condition: New


Liberal political theory operates according to the principles of individual choice, personal freedom and religious toleration, grounded in the notion of individual rights. Within this tradition group rights are viewed with suspicion and seen as inherently dangerous and oppressive if they fail to acknowledge conflict and diversity within the group. Recently, however, liberals have begun to argue that group interests may, in fact, be accommodated within the framework of in... View more info

Women, Work and Media Image in Cultural Expression

By: Usha Srivastava

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 117721

ISBN: 8175332557

Condition: New


During the past decade, advances in information technology have facilitated a global communications network that transcends national boundaries and has an impact on public policy, private attitudes and behaviour, especially of children and young adults. Everywhere the potential exists for the media to make a far greater contribution to the advancement of women. Although women are increasingly entering into media, top management is still largely male dominated and the cul... View more info

Kanya: Commercial Exploitation of Little Angles

By: V. Mohini Giri

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1999

Seller ID: 105913

ISBN: 8121206235

Condition: New


Sexual Abuse of Children is a matter of grave concern. Trafficking of children has nationa l and international dimensions. Creating safe, secure and harmonious Environment for chidren in Society is the onerous task of the family, the community, the society and the Government. It cannot be denied that for effective implementation of any social legislation,public support is necessary.In the publication, Dr (Mrs) Giri has dealt with almost all issues relevant to Child prost... View more info

Elderly Women in Indian Village: Tradition and Transition

By: Vandana Kumari

Price: $8.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, The Women Press/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2015

Seller ID: 110262

ISBN: 8189110411

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 120. View more info

Discourse on Women and Empowerment

By: Vibhuti Patel

Price: $11.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, The Women Press/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2009

Seller ID: 110586

ISBN: 8189110217

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 260. View more info

Women Media and Violence

By: Vidya Jain & Rashmi Jain (Eds)

Price: $50.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2016

Seller ID: 111095

ISBN: 8131607658

Condition: New


Contents: 1. Gandhian feminism/Vidya Jain. 2. Engendering security through egalitarianism/Bernedette Muthien. 3. Revisiting feminist thought in contemporary times/Rashmi Jain. 4. She must not accept, she must challenge/Ranjit Kaur and Sapna Newar. 5. Women’s indecent portrayal in media/Chanchal Sinha and Prateeksha Tyagi. 6. Child sexual abuse: unearthing the quiet corners of ‘home’/Ritu Sen. 7. Indian fiction/Ruchi Sharma. 8. Emotional abuse/Priyanka Sharma. 9. Tr... View more info

Encyclopaedia of Discrimination and VioIence Against Women, 5 vols

By: Vijay Kumar Gupta

Price: $750.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2009

Seller ID: 117694

ISBN: 8175331941

Condition: New


This book is as important as any in the study of discrimination. Of all deprived groups in the world today, women seem to have suffered the most throughout history. Racial, ethnic, and religious discrimination have produced numerous victims, but women, members of a majority group, have suffered even more than members of these minority groups. This Encyclopaedia is divided into five volumes covering different laws, rights and how the discrimination has done aganist women.... View more info

Roles and Rituals of Indian Women

By: Vijay Kumar Gupta

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 117703

ISBN: 8175332689

Condition: New


Spiritual Ceremonies and rituals play a central role in all traditions and cultures. The very act of expression of dancing, music, drumming, chanting, singing and other ceremonial expressions bounds a community and also serves the purpose of connecting to the higher spiritual forces. Rituals and Ceremonies are more right brain oriented (feelings, intuition etc.) and communicates directly to ou soul and affects us on a subtle and often unconscious level. In financial matt... View more info

Women, Social Justice and Human Rights

By: Vijay Kumar Gupta

Price: $58.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2009

Seller ID: 117720

ISBN: 8175332166

Condition: New


Women all over the world - in villages, corporations and governments- are stepping forward to claim their rightful roles as leaders. Human rights of a woman mean her liberation from the traditional oppressive bonds and discrimination, improvement in the concept of self and her in relation to the environment and the people around her. In terms of analysis and strategy, social justice feminism consistently promotes an approach to women's issues that integrates race, class,... View more info

Women and the Wind of Change

By: Vinita Kaul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2000

Seller ID: 105985

ISBN: 8121206561

Condition: New


There exists an imminent need to discuss and examine on a macro level the plethora of issues adversely affecting the lives of women. Vital issues inextricably linked to the impartial evaluation of injustices perpetrated upon this stoic segment of society. Indeterminate as well as specific causes which contribute so substantially towards making the lives of Women from different economic stratas of society, so fraught with difficulties and distress. Women and the Wind of '... View more info