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Freedom and Destiny: Gender, Family, and Popular Culture in India
This book engages with everyday life and popular culture in India. It seeks to subject the popular media to the sociologist's critical gaze, probing for insights and reflections on the relations ofExpand
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State Policies and Women's Autonomy in China, India, and the Republic of Korea, 1950-2000: Lessons from Contrasting Experiences
The report compares changes in gender roles and women's empowerment in China, the Republic of Korea, and India. Around 1950, when all these countries had new governments following revolution or theExpand
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The diaspora comes home: Disciplining desire in DDLJ
A significant new development in the field of Indian family and kinship, and one which has so far barely been addressed in the sociology of India, is the internationalisation of the middle-classExpand
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Marriage, migration and gender
This is the final volume in the five volume series on Women and Migration in Asia. The articles in this volume bring a gender-sensitive perspective to bear on aspects of marriage and migration inExpand
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Marriage and Migration in Asia
The articles in this special issue bring a gender-sensitive perspective to bear on aspects of marriage and migration in intra- and transnational contexts. In particular they consider: (a) how givenExpand
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Doing Kinship and Gender in a Comparative Context
Leela Dube (1923-2012) was an Indian social anthropologist / sociologist whose primary interest was in the field of family and kinship studies. This essay traces the zig-zag process of herExpand
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The Family in India
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India–China Initiatives in Multilateral Fora
This article reflects on the experience of India's engagement with China in two multilateral forums: the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar (BCIM) Forum for Regional Economic Cooperation, formerly knownExpand
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