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Women of Southeast Asia

Women of Southeast Asia

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Published by Northern Illinois University, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Exclusive distribution by the Cellar Book Shop in [De Kalb], Detroit, Mich .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southeast Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Southeast Asia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPenny van Esterik, editor.
      SeriesMonograph series on Southeast Asia, Occasional paper ;, no. 9, Occasional papers (Northern Illinois University. Center for Southeast Asian Studies) ;, no. 9.
      ContributionsVan Esterik, Penny.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1745.8 .W65 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 279 p. :
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3205092M
      LC Control Number83110369


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The book also includes two appendices: one describing the eminent women who have influenced the social, political, and cultural lives of Southeast Asia; and the other narrating the harrowing tales of comfort stations run by the Japanese Imperial Forces during the Second Sino-Japanese War () and the Pacific War/World War II ().1/5(1).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm. Contents: Buddhism, sex-roles and the Thai economy / A. Thomas Kirsch --Women meditation teachers in Thailand / John Van Esterik --Laywomen in Theravada Buddhism / Penny Van Esterik --Putting Malay women in their place / Carol C.

Laderman --Women in. Women of Southeast Asia. [De Kalb]: Northern Illinois University, Center for Southeast Asian Studies ; Detroit, Mich.: Exclusive distribution by the Cellar Book Shop, (OCoLC) Online version: Women of Southeast Asia.

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Using a number of sources, including royal chronicles, diaries, memoirs and interviews, the book discusses why women war.

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