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Title Gender and power in affluent Asia / edited by Krishna Sen and Maila Stivens.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 1998.

Series The new rich in Asia series
New rich in Asia series.
Subject Women -- Southeast Asia -- Social conditions.
Women -- Southeast Asia -- Economic conditions.
Women in development -- Southeast Asia.
Middle class -- Southeast Asia.
Middle class women -- Southeast Asia.
Sex role -- Southeast Asia.
Alt Name Sen, Krishna, 1954-
Stivens, Maila.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 323 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Theorising gender, power and modernity in affluent Asia / Maila Stivens. -- Indonesian women at work: reframing the subject /Krishna Sen. -- Love and sex in an Indonesian mining town / Kathryn Robinson. -- Sex, gender and the making of the new Malay middle classes / Maila Stivens. --Between compliance and resistance: women and the middle-class way of life in Singapore / Nirmala PuruShotam. -- 'Flower vase and housewife': women and consumerism in post-Mao China / Beverley Hooper. -- Chinese cultural revivalism: changing gender constructions in the Yangtze River delta / Anne E. McLaren. --Vietnam's women in the renovation era / Stephanie Fahey. -- 'Dutiful daughters', estranged sisters: women in Thailand / Nerida Cook. -- The gendering of post-war Philippine politics / Mina Roces.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780203446829 (electronic bk.)
0203446828 (electronic bk.)
9780415164719 (hb ; alk. paper)
0415164710 (hb ; alk. paper)
9780415164726 (pb ; alk. paper)
0415164729 (pb ; alk. paper)
0415164710 (hb ; alk. paper)
0415164729 (pb ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 560513672
Additional Format Print version: Gender and power in affluent Asia. London ; New York : Routledge, 1998 (DLC) 97027163

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