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Borders of being : citizenship, fertility, and sexuality in Asia and the Pacific / edited by Margaret Jolly and Kalpana Ram.

Other records:
Publication:
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2001.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 326 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Human body -- Social aspects -- Asia.
Human body -- Social aspects -- Oceania.
Sex role -- Asia.
Sex role -- Oceania.
Birth control -- Government policy -- Asia.
Birth control -- Government policy -- Oceania.
Women -- Asia -- Social conditions.
Women -- Oceania -- Social conditions.
Asia -- Social life and customs.
Oceania -- Social life and customs.
Contents:
Embodied states: familial and national genealogies in Asia and the Pacific / Margaret Jolly
Government agency, women's agency: feminisms, fertility, and population control / Kathryn Robinson
Her body and her being: of widows and abducted women in post-partition India / Ritu Menon and Kamla Bhasin
Rationalizing fecund bodies: family planning policy and the modern Indian nation-state / Kalpana Ram
Keep it in the family: government, marriage, and sex in contemporary China / Gary Sigley
Doing God's work: citizenship, gender, and sexuality in the Philippines / Anne-Marie Hilsdon
Fecundity and the fertility decline in Bali / Lynette Parker
Empowerment or control? Northeast Thai women and family planning / Andrea Whittaker
Mutual goals? Family planning on Simbo, Western Solomon Islands / Christine M. Dureau
Infertile states: person and collectivity, region and nation in the rhetoric of Pacific population / Margaret Jolly.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Jolly, Margaret.
Ram, Kalpana.
ISBN:
0472097555 (cloth : alk. paper)
0472067559 (pbk.)
OCLC:
44650769
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