Book 1987

Women, State and Ideology

Studies from Africa and Asia

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ISBN: 978-0-333-41390-6 (Print) 978-1-349-18650-1 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-9

      Introduction

  3. Women and the State

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-27

      Women and the State in Nigeria: the Case of the Federal Military Government 1984–85

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      Pages 28-47

      Women in Zimbabwe: Stated Policy and State Action

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      Pages 48-69

      The State and the Regulation of Marriage: Sefwi Wiawso (Ghana), 1900–40

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      Pages 70-86

      Women, Marriage and the State in Iran

  4. State and Population Policies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 87-87

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      Pages 89-110

      Family and State in Malaysian Industrialisation: the Case of Rembau, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

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      Pages 111-129

      Gender and Population in the People’s Republic of China

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      Pages 130-151

      Some State Responses to Male and Female Need in British India

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      Pages 152-169

      Contaminating States: Midwifery, Childbearing and the State in Rural North India

  5. Ideologies, Women and the Labour Market

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

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      Pages 173-185

      Women and Handicraft Production in North India

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      Pages 186-204

      Front and Rear: the Sexual Division of Labour in the Israeli Army

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      Pages 205-225

      Controlling Women’s Access to Political Power: a Case Study in Andhra Pradesh, India

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      Pages 226-234

      State, Culture and Gender: Continuity and Change in Women’s Position in Rural Vietnam

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 235-245