Sexual Politics, Health, Diversity and Representations
Series: Sexuality, Culture and Health
Sex, sexuality and sexual relationships are hotly debated in Indonesia, triggering complex and often passionate responses. This innovative volume explores these issues in a variety of ways. It highlights historical and newer forms of sexual diversity, as well as the social responses they provoke....
Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge
Single Women, Sexuality and Reproductive Health in Contemporary Indonesia
In popular debates about reproductive and sexual rights, formal religions, especially Islam, are seen as barriers providing institutional and ideological resistance to women's realization of reproductive and social autonomy. This book challenges this simplified view of Islam. Based on original...
Published June 13th 2007 by Routledge
Gender Inequality and Technologies of Violence
Series: ASAA Women in Asia Series
Violence against women is a violation of women's human rights and a priority public health issue. It is endemic worldwide. While much has been written about it in industrialized societies, there has been relatively little attention given to such violence in Asian societies. This book addresses the...
Published February 13th 2003 by Routledge