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Gendered Modernities

Ethnographic Perspectives

by Dorothy L. Hodgson

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gender Studies,
  • Globalization,
  • Modernism,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Anthropology - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9407957M
    ISBN 100312240139
    ISBN 109780312240134

      Gendered Modernities: Ethnographic Perspectives Gendered Modernities: Ethnographic Perspectives Nencel, Lorraine way of "defanging the sacred while empowering the secular" (p. 64). Although this sense does not diminish in the pages that follow, by the end of the book it is tempered with a recognition that even such staged . In an innovative and invigorating exploration of the complex relations between women and the modern, Rita Felski challenges conventional male-centered theories of modernity. She also calls into question those feminist perspectives that have either demonized the modern as inherently patriarchal, or else assumed a simple opposition between men's and women's experiences of .

    Modernity, a topic in the humanities and social sciences, is both a historical period (the modern era), as well as the ensemble of particular socio-cultural norms, attitudes and practices that arose in the wake of the Renaissance—in the "Age of Reason" of 17th-century thought and the 18th-century "Enlightenment".Some commentators consider the era of modernity to have ended by . Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities - Ebook written by Antoinette Burton. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities.

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .   Both of the books reviewed here take up the questions Stoler explores. Gender, Sexuality, and Colonial Modernities more successfully negotiates between the level of the particular (local studies) and the general (colonialism, modernity) than does The Erotic Margin. Antoinette Burton's anthology follows Stoler's lead, both in its attempt to.


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Gendered Modernities by Dorothy L. Hodgson Download PDF EPUB FB2

She is the author of 'Once Intrepid Warriors': Gender, Ethnicity and the Cultural Politics of Maasai Development, editor of Rethinking Pastoralism in Africa: Gender, Culture and the Myth of the Patriarchal Pastoralist, and co-editor of 'Wicked' Women and the Reconfiguration of Gender Format: Paperback.

Based on long-term ethnographic research, the book chapters explore the intersection of 'gender' and 'modernity' as they are mediated in the lives and.

The book masterfully articulates the demands of the state on Korean male and female citizens and the repercussions for the patriarchal family, for class identities among men and women, and for Koreans’ increasingly openly contested claims to the rights of full citizenship.”—Mary C.

Brinton, author of Women and the Economic Miracle: Gender and Work in Postwar JapanCited by:   Other Modernities book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In this analysis of three generations of women in a Chinese silk factory /5(31). Based on long-term ethnographic research, this book explores the intersection of "gender" and "modernity" as they are mediated in the lives and subjectivities of diverse.

The Emergent Gender of Rural Modernities in Turkey Eda Acara Part 5: A Rapidly Globalizing World Migration, Gender and Space in China C.

Cindy Fan Migrant Women Walking Down the Cheap Road: Modernization and Being Fashionable in Shanghai Penn Tsz Ting Ip Space and Gender in the Chinese Workplace: Past and Present Duanfang Lu The conference committee of Gendered Modernities in Motion / South(ern) African Comparisons at the University of Pretoria (UP) wish to welcome you to this exciting opportunity to debate issues about gender, modernity and comparative literature.

This conference is a joint initiative of the Southern Modernities Faculty. Historicizing gendered modernity's in India underscores how gender, as a category of historical analysis and identity, is central to our imagination and understanding of modernity.

The essays in this volume unravel the complexities of modernity relationship to femininity and the cultures of gender construction amidst the diverse manifestations.

For this reason, the book will be of value not only to students of gender theory, but also to historians, anthropologists and all who are interested in 'modern' China. Endnote Charles Stafford, Book review 'Other modernities: gendered yearnings in China after socialism', Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, vol.

6 no. 3, Book Description Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities considers the ways in which modernity was constructed, in all its incompleteness, through colonialism.

Using a variety of archival resources and equally diverse methodologies, the authors trace modernity's unstable foundations in the slippages and ruptures of colonial gender and sexual politics. The conference on “Gendered modernities in motion” invites critical responses from scholars interested in gender, sexuality and queer studies to unpack modernity as it is evolving in different parts of the world.

Some of the questions related to literature and culture that the conference hopes to address include. Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities considers the ways in which modernity was constructed, in all its incompleteness, through colonialism. Using a variety of archival resources and equally diverse methodologies, the authors trace modernity's unstable foundations in the slippages and ruptures of colonial gender and sexual politics.

As a whole, the essays illustrate. Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities considers the ways in which modernity was constructed, in all its incompleteness, through colonialism.

Using a variety of archival resources and equally diverse methodologies, the authors trace modernity's unstable foundations in the slippages and ruptures of colonial gender and sexual by: Like Dorothy Hodgson's volume, Gendered Modernities, the book seeks to unite ethnographic specificity with theoretical cohesion in a way that demonstrates the unique contribution that anthropology can make to gender and area studies.

Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities considers the ways in which modernity was constructed, in all its incompleteness, through colonialism.

Using a variety of archival resources and equally diverse methodologies, the authors trace modernity's unstable foundations in the slippages and ruptures of colonial gender and sexual : DOI link for Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities.

Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities book. Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities. DOI link for Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities. Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities book. Edited By Antoinette by: 1. Books shelved as gender-studies: Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity by Judith Butler, The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood, We Sho.

About the Book. In this analysis of three generations of women in a Chinese silk factory, Lisa Rofel brilliantly interweaves the intimate details of her observations with a broad-ranging critique of the meaning of modernity in a postmodern age.

The author based her study at a silk factory in the city of Hangzhou in eastern China. Books on Bhutan; Books on China; Books on Nepal; Books on Pakistan; Books on Sri Lanka; Botanical Science; Children Books; Commerce and Management; Communication,Journalism and media studies; Earth Sciences; Economics; Education and Psychology; Fashion Designing; Games and Sports; Geography; Geology; Hindi Literature; History; Home Decoration.

Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities considers the ways in which modernity was constructed, in all its incompleteness, through colonialism. Using a variety of archival resources and equally diverse methodologies, the authors trace modernity's unstable foundations in the slippages and ruptures of colonial gender and sexual politics/5(2).

The Gendered Performance at the Neither can be defined through a lens focused solely on the contours of European trajectories of modernity and gender.

'Alternative' modernities can be seen in the commercial developments of China in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, in the images of domestic spaces that featured in.The author explores attitudes toward work, marriage, society, and culture, and connects the changing meanings of the modern in official discourse to the stories women tell about themselves and what they make of their lives.Get this from a library!

Other modernities: gendered yearnings in China after socialism. [Lisa Rofel] -- "In this analysis of three generations of women in a Chinese silk factory, Lisa Rofel brilliantly interweaves the intimate details of her observations with a .