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The Resource Body evidence : intimate violence against South Asian women in America, [edited by] Shamita Das Dasgupta, (electronic resource)

Body evidence : intimate violence against South Asian women in America, [edited by] Shamita Das Dasgupta, (electronic resource)

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Body evidence : intimate violence against South Asian women in America
Title
Body evidence
Title remainder
intimate violence against South Asian women in America
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[edited by] Shamita Das Dasgupta
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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index present
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non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Body evidence : intimate violence against South Asian women in America, [edited by] Shamita Das Dasgupta, (electronic resource)
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Body evidence : intimate violence against South Asian women in America, [edited by] Shamita Das Dasgupta, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-294) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction / Shamita Das Dasgupta -- Understanding South Asian immigrant women's experiences of violence / Anitha Venkatramani-Kothari -- The many faces of domestic violence in the South Asian American Muslim community / Ruksana Ayyub -- Minority within a minority : reflecting on marital violence in the Nepali American community / Bidya Ranjeet and Bandana Purkayastha -- "Virginity is everything" : sexuality in the context of intimate partner violence in the South Asian community / Sandeep Hunjan and Shelagh Towson -- The aftermath of September 11 : an anti-domestic violence perspective / Maunica Sthanki -- Mental and emotional wounds of domestic violence in South Asian women / Diya Kallivayalil -- Fragmented self : violence and body image among South Asian American women / V.G. Julie Rajan -- Silences that prevail when the perpetrators are our own / Grace Poore -- The violence that dares not speak its name : invisibility in the lives of lesbian and bisexual South Asian American women / Prajna Paramita Choudhury -- The trap of multiculturalism : battered South Asian women and health care / Sunita Puri -- Ahimsa and the contextual realities of woman abuse in the Jain community / Shamita Das Dasgupta and Shashi Jain -- A communicative perspective on assisting battered Asian Indian immigrant women / Mandeep Grewal -- Law's culture and cultural difference / Sharmila Rudrappa -- Middle class, documented, and helpless : the H-4 visa bind / Shivali Shah -- Battered South Asian women in U.S. courts / Shamita Das Dasgupta -- Navigating gender, immigration, and domestic violence : advocacy with work visa holders / Rupaleem Bhuyan -- Local and global undivided : transnational exploitation and violence against South Asian women / Sujatha Anbuselvi Jesudason -- From Dhaka to Cincinnati : tracing the trajectory of a transnational violence against women campaign / Elora Halim Chowdhury
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Extent
xi, 305 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote

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