The Resource Bewitching women, pious men : gender and body politics in Southeast Asia, edited by Aihwa Ong and Michael G. Peletz, (electronic resource)

Bewitching women, pious men : gender and body politics in Southeast Asia, edited by Aihwa Ong and Michael G. Peletz, (electronic resource)

Label
Bewitching women, pious men : gender and body politics in Southeast Asia
Title
Bewitching women, pious men
Title remainder
gender and body politics in Southeast Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Aihwa Ong and Michael G. Peletz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This impressive array of essays considers the contingent and shifting meanings of gender and the body in contemporary Southeast Asia. By analyzing femininity and masculinity as fluid processes rather than social or biological givens, the authors provide new ways of understanding how gender intersects with local, national, and transnational forms of knowledge and power.Contributors cut across disciplinary boundaries and draw on fresh fieldwork and textual analysis, including newspaper accounts, radio reports, and feminist writing. Their subjects range widely: the writings of feminis
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
  • 305.3/0959
  • 305.30959
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HQ1075.5.A785
LC item number
B49 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ong, Aihwa
  • Peletz, Michael G
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex role
  • Power (Christian theology)
  • Power (Mechanics)
  • Power (Philosophy)
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Power resources
  • Southeast Asia
Label
Bewitching women, pious men : gender and body politics in Southeast Asia, edited by Aihwa Ong and Michael G. Peletz, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on a conference held at the University of California, Berkeley, in the winter of 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS; PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; 1 Why Women Rule the Roost: Rethinking Javanese Ideologies of Gender and Self-Control; 2 Narrating Herself: Power and Gender in a Minangkabau Woman's Tale of Conflict; 3 Neither Reasonable nor Responsible: Contrasting Representations of Masculinity in a Malay Society; 4 Senior Women, Model Mothers, and Dutiful Wives: Managing Gender Contradictions in a Minangkabau Village; 5 State Versus Islam: Malay Families, Women's Bodies, and the Body Politic in Malaysia
  • 6 State Fatherhood: The Politics of Nationalism, Sexuality, and Race in Singapore7 Alternative Filipina Heroines: Contested Tropes in Leftist Feminisms; 8 Attack of the Widow Ghosts: Gender, Death, and Modernity in Northeast Thailand; 9 Narratives of Masculinity and Transnational Migration: Filipino Workers in the Middle East; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (321 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585131429
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111004366713040
  • (EBL)867688
  • (OCoLC)44956388
  • (SSID)ssj0000110800
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11139034
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000110800
  • (PQKBWorkID)10065476
  • (PQKB)11159820
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC867688
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse30823
  • (EXLCZ)99111004366713040
Label
Bewitching women, pious men : gender and body politics in Southeast Asia, edited by Aihwa Ong and Michael G. Peletz, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Based on a conference held at the University of California, Berkeley, in the winter of 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS; PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; 1 Why Women Rule the Roost: Rethinking Javanese Ideologies of Gender and Self-Control; 2 Narrating Herself: Power and Gender in a Minangkabau Woman's Tale of Conflict; 3 Neither Reasonable nor Responsible: Contrasting Representations of Masculinity in a Malay Society; 4 Senior Women, Model Mothers, and Dutiful Wives: Managing Gender Contradictions in a Minangkabau Village; 5 State Versus Islam: Malay Families, Women's Bodies, and the Body Politic in Malaysia
  • 6 State Fatherhood: The Politics of Nationalism, Sexuality, and Race in Singapore7 Alternative Filipina Heroines: Contested Tropes in Leftist Feminisms; 8 Attack of the Widow Ghosts: Gender, Death, and Modernity in Northeast Thailand; 9 Narratives of Masculinity and Transnational Migration: Filipino Workers in the Middle East; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (321 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585131429
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111004366713040
  • (EBL)867688
  • (OCoLC)44956388
  • (SSID)ssj0000110800
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11139034
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000110800
  • (PQKBWorkID)10065476
  • (PQKB)11159820
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC867688
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse30823
  • (EXLCZ)99111004366713040

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