Gender Concerns in South Asia

Some Perspectives

Edited by: Manjeet Bhatia, Deepali Bhanot, Nirmalya Samanta

As the world increasingly becomes globalized, international attention has shifted towards South Asia, with a serious focus on the social, political, economic, and cultural aspects of the region. This book examines the gender issues of South Asia. The essays contained in this book - written by academics from varied disciplines and by activists in the field of women?s studies - address important gender issues such as education, health, violence, law, human rights, and social equity in the complex demography of South Asia.

420 pages

Publication Date: 1/1/2008
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9788131601150