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Claiming place : on the agency of Hmong women / Chia Youyee Vang, Faith Nibbs, and Ma Vang, editors.

Publication:
Minneapolis, Minnesota ; London, [England] : University of Minnesota Press, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (377 p.)
Subjects:
Women, Hmong -- Social life and customs.
Women, Hmong -- Social conditions.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Introduction : Hmong women, gender, and power / Chia Youyee Vang, Faith Nibbs, and Ma Vang
History and knowledge production
Rewriting hmong women in western texts / Leena N. Her
Rechronicling histories : toward a hmong feminist perspective / Ma Vang
Rethinking hmong women's wartime sacrifices : on gender and sexuality / Chia Youyee Vang
Social organization and kinship
The women of "dragon capital" : marriage alliances and the rise of Vang Pao / Mai Na Lee
Hmong women, family assets, and community cultural wealth / Julie Keown-Bomar and Ka Vang
Divorced hmong women in Thailand : negotiating cultural space / Prasit Leepreecha
Art and media
Hmong women on the web : transforming power through social networking / Faith Nibbs
Stitching hmongness into cloth : pliable identity and cultural agency / Geraldine Craig
Reel women : diasporic cinema and female collectivity in Abel Vang's Nyab Siab zoo / Aline Lo
Gender and sexuality
Thinking diasporic sex : cultures, erotics, and media across Hmong worlds / Louisa Schein
Dangerous questions : queering gender in the Hmong diaspora / Bruce Thao
Finding queer Hmong America : gender, sexuality, culture, and happiness among Hmong LGBTQ / Kong Pha
Afterword
Cathy schlund-vials
Acknowledgments
Contributors
Index.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Purchased triggered via Demand Driven Acquisition (DDA).Purchased with single user option. 5/1/2021.
A Book-A-Year gift of Friends in memory of Eleanor Ferguson McKean
Contributor:
Vang, Chia Youyee, editor.
Nibbs, Faith, editor.
Vang, Ma, editor.
ISBN:
1-4529-5006-7
OCLC:
944346999
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