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Power and difference : gender in island Southeast Asia

Title
Power and difference : gender in island Southeast Asia / edited by Jane Monnig Atkinson and Shelly Errington.
Format
Book
Published
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1990.
Description
xiv, 498 p., [2] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
URL
<Publisher description> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/cam024/89078330.html <Table of contents> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/cam026/89078330.html
Other contributors
Atkinson, Jane Monnig. Errington, Shelly, 1944- Joint Committee on Southeast Asia.
Other titles
Power & difference.
Notes
Papers from a conference held Dec. 13, 1983 in Princeton, N.J. Spine title: Power & difference. "Sponsored by the Joint Committee on Southeast Asia of the American Council of Learned Societies and the Social Science Research Council." Includes bibliographical references (p. [459]-488) and index.
Contents
  • Recasting sex, gender, and power : a theoretical and regional overview / Shelly Errington
  • How gender makes a difference in Wana society / Jane Monnig Atkinson
  • Gender and performance in Meratus dispute settlement / Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing
  • Speaking of gender in Java / Ward Keeler
  • Talking about troubles : gender differences in WeyĆ©wa ritual speech use / Joel C. Kuipers
  • Theatrical imagery and gender ideology in Java / Barbara Hatley
  • Balinese twins times two : gender, birth order and "househood " in Indonesia/Indo-Europe / James A. Boon
  • Both nature and culture : reflections on menstrual and parturitional taboos in Huaulu (Seram) / Valerio Valeri
  • Doubling deities, descent and personhood : an exploration of Kodi gender categories / Janet Hoskins
  • The symbolic representation of women in a changing Batak culture / Susan Rodgers
  • Collision of cultures : historical reformulations of gender in the lowland Visayas, Philippines / Cristina Blanc-Szanton
  • Japanese factories, Malay workers : class and sexual metaphors in West Malaysia / Aihwa Ong.
Kinsey subjects
Gender role identification--Southeast Asia. Social customs--Southeast Asia. Social conditions--Southeast Asia.
ISBN
0804717818 (alk. paper) : 9780804717816 (alk. paper) 0804717796 (pbk.) : 9780804717793 (pbk.)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
185 P69 1990
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute