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Title Power and difference : gender in island Southeast Asia / edited by Jane Monnig Atkinson and Shelly Errington
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1990


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Description xiv, 498 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
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 WeyƩwa 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
Notes "Sponsored by the Joint Committee on Southeast Asia of the American Council of Learned Societies and the Social Science Research Council."
Papers from a conference held Dec. 13, 1983 in Princeton, N.J
Spine title: Power & difference
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [459]-488) and index
Subject Power (Social sciences)
Power (Social sciences) -- Congresses.
Sex role -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Sex role -- Southeast Asia.
Asia, Southeastern -- Social life and customs -- Congresses.
Asia, Southeastern -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Atkinson, Jane Monnig.
Errington, Shelly, 1944-
Joint Committee on Southeast Asia.
LC no. 89078330
ISBN 0804717796 (paperback)
0804717818 (alk. paper)
Other Titles Power & difference
Power & difference