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A Journey into Women’s Studies

Crossing Interdisciplinary Boundaries

  • Rekha Pande

Part of the Gender, Development and Social Change book series (GDSC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Introduction

    1. Rekha Pande
      Pages 1-12
  3. Crossing Interdisciplinary Boundaries

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Cynthia Enloe
      Pages 15-27
    3. Maithreyi Krishnaraj
      Pages 28-40
    4. Nawar Al-Hassan Golley
      Pages 41-59
    5. Drude Dahlerup
      Pages 75-100
    6. Rekha Pande
      Pages 101-121
  4. Articulating Regional Experiences

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 123-123
    2. Anita Nyberg
      Pages 125-145
    3. Paul S. Ropp
      Pages 158-173
    4. Ronni Alexander
      Pages 174-193
    5. Clara Wing-Chung Ho
      Pages 194-211
  5. Transnational and Diasporic Experiences

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 229-229
    2. Tahera Aftab
      Pages 231-254
    3. Kwon Insook
      Pages 255-265

About this book


The present book is a journey of many women across the world who have struggled to give women's studies visibility. Drawing upon the contributors' diverse experiences and concerns, it explores the metamorphosis of women's studies from the early days to date.


Women's Studies Gender History Feminism Women's Movement Doing gender feminism gender women

Editors and affiliations

  • Rekha Pande
    • 1
  1. 1.University of HyderabadIndia

About the editors

Cynthia Enloe, Clark University in Worcester, USA Maithreyi Krishnaraj, SNDT University, India Nawar Al-Hassan Golley, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Uma Chakravarti, (Retd.) Delhi University, India Drude Dahlerup, University of Stockholm, Sweden Anita Nyberg, Stockholm University, Sweden Thai thi Ngoc Du, Hoa Sen University, Vietnam Paul S. Ropp, Clark University, USA Ronni Alexander, Kobe University, Japan Clara Wing-chung Ho, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong Marilyn Porter, Memorial University in Newfoundland, Canada Caroline Andrew, University of Ottawa, Canada Tahera Aftab, (Retd.) University of Karachi, Pakistan Insook, Myongji University, South Korea Hülya Adak, Sabanc? University, Turkey Simona Sharoni, SUNY Plattsburgh, USA Mona Eliasson , Gavle University, Sweden Geraldine Forbes, State University of New York Oswego, USA

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