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Author "Conceptualization & Planning Conference on Understanding and Combating Terrorism in South Asia" (2003 : Sri Lanka)

Title The impact of armed conflicts on women in South Asia / edited by Ava Darshan Shrestha, Rita Thapa
Published New Delhi : Manohar Publishers & Distributors, 2007

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Description 228 pages ; 23 cm
Contents 1. Introduction: historical background: the nature of conflict in modern South Asia / Ava Darshan Shrestha and Rita Thapa -- 2. For her the war continues: women, insurgency and the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh / Amena Mohsin -- 3. Implications of insurgency on women: the Sir Landan experience / Sunila Abeysekera -- 4. On the edge: the impact of the insurgency on Nepali women / Candra Bhadra, Ava Darshan Shrestha and Rita Thapa -- 5. Post-9/11: terror, terrorists and women / Saba Gul Khattak -- 6. Resources or symbols? women and armed conflicts in India / Anuradha M. Chenoy
Summary Contributed articles presented at the "Conceptualization & Planning Conference on Understanding and Combating Terrorism in South Asia" held on 5-6 July, 2003 in Sri Lanka
Notes "Regional Centre for Strategic Studies, Colombo."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Women and peace -- South Asia -- Congresses.
Women and war -- Congresses.
Women and war -- South Asia -- Congresses.
Women -- South Asia -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Shrestha, Ava.
Thapa, Rita.
Regional Centre for Strategic Studies (Colombo, Sri Lanka)
LC no. 2007375162
ISBN 8173047243