Gender, Development and Social Change

Rural Women’s Power in South Asia:

Understanding Shakti

Authors: Obeng, P.

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This book investigates how women's power and caste cleavages often continue to transcend and crosscut the boundaries of caste/tribe, gender, age, class and religion in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh It examines the gendered divisions of labor in rural communities and how countervailing forces have restricted women's status and roles in South Asia.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Rural Women’s Power in South Asia:
Book Subtitle
Understanding Shakti
Authors
Series Title
Gender, Development and Social Change
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-32076-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137320766
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-32075-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 186
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