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Title Asian women : interconnections / edited by Tineke Hellwig and Sunera Thobani
Published Toronto : Women's Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 279 pages) : illustrations
Series desLibris. Books collection
Contents Issues in constituting Asian-Canadian feminisms / Jo-Anne Lee -- Modernization and global restructuring of women's work : border-crossing stories of Iranian women / Parin Dossa -- Emancipation or oppression in diaspora? Korean women academics and their diasporic experience / Hyaeweol Choi -- Diasporic culture and women in diaspora : the case of Rene Wu / Limin Bai -- Translation and transformation in Chorus of mushrooms and When fox is a thousand / Shao-Pin Luo -- Abusive mothers : literary representations of the mother figure in three ethnic Chinese writers : Hsieh Ping-ying, Denise Chong, and Chen Ying / Maria Ng -- From dragon lady to action hero : race and gender in popular western television / Yasmin Jiwani -- Uncertain triangles : lesbian desire in Hong Kong cinema / Helen Hok-Sze Leung -- "Pop" feminism in China : the expansion of women's studies to popular women's magazines / Sharon R. Wesoky -- Knowledge crossing borders : images of South Asian women in newspaper reporting on sex-selection practices / Marsha Henry
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-276)
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Feminism -- Asia.
Feminism -- Canada.
Women in mass media.
Women -- Asia -- Social conditions.
Women -- Canada -- Social conditions.
Form Electronic book
Author Hellwig, Tineke.
Thobani, Sunera, 1957-
ISBN 0889614571 (paperback)
1435628802 (electronic bk.)
9781435628809 (electronic bk.)