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Women’s Activism in Malaysia
Language: en
Pages: 103
Authors: Julian C. H. Lee
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-24 - Publisher: Springer

In this book, the author draws on over a decade of first-hand experience as an academic-activist and on interviews with women in Malaysia’s women’s rights m
Feminism and the Women's Movement in Malaysia
Language: en
Pages: 219
Authors: Cecilia Ng
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

"Published in association with Malaysian Social Science Association (MSSA)."
Feminism and the Women's Movement in Malaysia
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Maznah Mohamad
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-18 - Publisher: Routledge

Combining both personal and academic insights into the Malaysian women’s movement, this study provides an in-depth account of the multiple struggles of the Ma
Women's Movements in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Mina Roces
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-10 - Publisher: Routledge

Women's Movements in Asia is a comprehensive study of women’s activism across Asia. With chapters written by leading international experts, it provides a full
Women's Movements and Countermovements
Language: en
Pages: 175
Authors: Claudia Derichs
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-26 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

The relationship between social movements and their countermovements is an underrepresented research topic, given the bulk of social movement studies that have
Islam, Gender, and Democracy in Comparative Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: José Casanova
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-14 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The relationship between secularism, democracy, religion, and gender equality has been a complex one across Western democracies and still remains contested. Whe
Women's Movements in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Mina Roces
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-10 - Publisher: Routledge

For each of these countries the manner in which feminism changes according to cultural, political, economic and religious factors is explored. The contributors
Spirits of Resistance and Capitalist Discipline
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Aihwa Ong
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Why are Malay women workers periodically seized by spirit possession on the shopfloors of modern factories? In this book, Aihwa Ong captures the disruptions, co
Women in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Mina Roces
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-25 - Publisher: Routledge

Women in Asia: Tradition, Modernity and Globalisation surveys the transformation in the status of women since 1970 in a diverse range of nations: Malaysia, Chin
Muslim Feminism and Feminist Movement
Language: en
Pages: 452
Authors: Abida Samiuddin
Categories: Feminism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Global Vision Pub House

The Sole Objective Of This Book, Muslim Feminism And Feminist Movement In South-East Asia Malaysia, Mauritius, Indonesia And Philippines, Is To Provide A Compre