Women's and feminist activism in Southeast Asia

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Abstract

The entry offers a comprehensive overview of women's activism in Southeast Asia, in particular, drawing out the tensions between the universalism of women's human rights and cultures and religions, e.g. Islam, Christianity, Buddhism that need to be interrogated and negotiated.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies
EditorsNancy A. Naples
Place of PublicationOxford UK
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages1-5
Number of pages5
Edition1st
ISBN (Electronic)9781118663219
ISBN (Print)9781405196949
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Keywords

  • Women's activism
  • Southeast Asia
  • feminism
  • LGBT activism
  • feminist organisations

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