The Resource Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence, (electronic resource)

Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence, (electronic resource)

Label
Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia
Title
Women and the contested state
Title remainder
religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1236.5.S66
LC item number
W66 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Skidmore, Monique
  • Lawrence, Patricia
  • ebrary
Series statement
Kroc Institute series on religion, conflict, and peacebuilding
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  • Women
  • Women and war
  • Women and religion
Label
Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on presentations at a conference in 2003 of the Program in Conflict, Religion, and Peacebuilding at the Joan. B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contesting traditions : religion and violence in South Asia / Peter van der Veer -- The citizen as sexed : women, violence, and reproduction / Veena Das -- The nuclear fetish : violence, affect, and the postcolonial state / Betty Joseph -- Overcoming the silent archive in Bangladesh : women bearing witness to violence in the 1971 Liberation War / Yasmin Saikia -- The watch of Tamil women : women's acts in a transitional warscape / Patricia Lawrence -- Mothers and wives of the disappeared in southern Sri Lanka : fragmented geographies of moral discomfort / Alex Argenti-Pillen -- The other body and the body politic : contingency and dissonance in narratives of violence / Mangalika de Silva -- Buddha's mother and the billboard queens : moral oower in contemporary Burma / Monique Skidmore -- With patience we can endure / Ingrid Jordt -- To marry a man or a spirit? : women, spirit possession cult, and domination in Burma / Bènèdicte Brac de la Perrire
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 260 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)760004874
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10423302
Label
Women and the contested state : religion, violence, and agency in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Monique Skidmore and Patricia Lawrence, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Based on presentations at a conference in 2003 of the Program in Conflict, Religion, and Peacebuilding at the Joan. B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contesting traditions : religion and violence in South Asia / Peter van der Veer -- The citizen as sexed : women, violence, and reproduction / Veena Das -- The nuclear fetish : violence, affect, and the postcolonial state / Betty Joseph -- Overcoming the silent archive in Bangladesh : women bearing witness to violence in the 1971 Liberation War / Yasmin Saikia -- The watch of Tamil women : women's acts in a transitional warscape / Patricia Lawrence -- Mothers and wives of the disappeared in southern Sri Lanka : fragmented geographies of moral discomfort / Alex Argenti-Pillen -- The other body and the body politic : contingency and dissonance in narratives of violence / Mangalika de Silva -- Buddha's mother and the billboard queens : moral oower in contemporary Burma / Monique Skidmore -- With patience we can endure / Ingrid Jordt -- To marry a man or a spirit? : women, spirit possession cult, and domination in Burma / Bènèdicte Brac de la Perrire
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 260 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)760004874
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10423302

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