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Women, War and Peace in South Asia: Beyond Victimhood to Agency Rita Manchanda

Women, War and Peace in South Asia: Beyond Victimhood to Agency

Published June 25th 2001
ISBN : 9780761995395
Hardcover
304 pages
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Women, War and Peace in South Asia examines the many different experiences women have of conflict in this region.Rita Manchanda shifts the focus away from the victimhood discourse (such as The Grieving Mother) and explores womens agency for bothMoreWomen, War and Peace in South Asia examines the many different experiences women have of conflict in this region.Rita Manchanda shifts the focus away from the victimhood discourse (such as The Grieving Mother) and explores womens agency for both peace and conflict. The book is structured around six narratives of women negotiating violent politics in their everyday lives.