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Gender and power in affluent Asia [electronic resource] / edited by Krishna Sen and Maila Stivens.

Contributor(s): Sen, Krishna | Stivens, Maila.
Material type: TextTextSeries: New rich in Asia: Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1998Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 323 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780203446829 (electronic bk.); 0203446828 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Women -- Southeast Asia -- Social conditions | Women -- Southeast Asia -- Economic conditions | Women in development -- Southeast Asia | Middle class -- Southeast Asia | Middle class women -- Southeast Asia | Sex role -- Southeast Asia | Electronic books | Femmes -- Asie du Sud-Est -- Conditions sociales | Femmes -- Asie du Sud-Est -- Conditions �economiques | Femmes dans le d�eveloppement -- Asie du Sud-Est | Classes moyennes -- Asie du Sud-Est | Femmes de la classe moyenne -- Asie du Sud-Est | R�ole selon le sexe -- Asie du Sud-Est | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Feminism & Feminist TheoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gender and power in affluent Asia.DDC classification: 305.42/0959 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Theorising gender, power and modernity in affluent Asia / Maila Stivens. -- Indonesian women at work: reframing the subject /Krishna Sen. -- Love and sex in an Indonesian mining town / Kathryn Robinson. -- Sex, gender and the making of the new Malay middle classes / Maila Stivens. --Between compliance and resistance: women and the middle-class way of life in Singapore / Nirmala PuruShotam. -- 'Flower vase and housewife': women and consumerism in post-Mao China / Beverley Hooper. -- Chinese cultural revivalism: changing gender constructions in the Yangtze River delta / Anne E. McLaren. --Vietnam's women in the renovation era / Stephanie Fahey. -- 'Dutiful daughters', estranged sisters: women in Thailand / Nerida Cook. -- The gendering of post-war Philippine politics / Mina Roces.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Theorising gender, power and modernity in affluent Asia / Maila Stivens. -- Indonesian women at work: reframing the subject /Krishna Sen. -- Love and sex in an Indonesian mining town / Kathryn Robinson. -- Sex, gender and the making of the new Malay middle classes / Maila Stivens. --Between compliance and resistance: women and the middle-class way of life in Singapore / Nirmala PuruShotam. -- 'Flower vase and housewife': women and consumerism in post-Mao China / Beverley Hooper. -- Chinese cultural revivalism: changing gender constructions in the Yangtze River delta / Anne E. McLaren. --Vietnam's women in the renovation era / Stephanie Fahey. -- 'Dutiful daughters', estranged sisters: women in Thailand / Nerida Cook. -- The gendering of post-war Philippine politics / Mina Roces.

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