Women's Movements and Public Policy in Europe, Latin America, and the Caribbean The Triangle of Empowerment
Gender, Religion, and the Heathen Lands American Missionary Women in South Asia, 1860s-1940s
Frontline Feminisms Women, War, and Resistance
Edited By Bishnupriya Ghosh, Brinda Bose
November 01, 1996
The editors are committed to destroying perceptions and stereotypes of third world women as passive victims who need to be "liberated" by Western feminists. The essays address cases in which women have challenged and resisted the political formations-nationalist struggles, revolutions, religious ...
By Geertje A. Nijeholt, Saskia Wieringa, Geertje Lycklama a Nijeholt, Virginia Vargas, Saskia Wieringa
November 01, 1997
First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
By Maina Chawla Singh, Maina Chawla Singh
May 13, 2016
Seeking to extend existing scholarship on gender and colonialism and on women and American religion, this cross-cultural study examines the work of American missionary women in South Asia at several levels. A primary concern of the study is to historicize the interventions of these women and ...
Edited By Sharon K. Hom
March 01, 1999
The contributors to this volume were born in Beijing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong; they have been immigrants, foreign students, settlers, permanent residents, citizens, and-above all-"travelers." They are both geographic inhabitants of various overseas diaspora Chinese communities as well as figurative...