Gender, Social Change and the Media: Perspective from Nepal

Gender, Social Change and the Media: Perspective from Nepal



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9788131605134
Publisher: Rawat Publications
Publication date: 12/01/2012
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii

List of Contributors ix

Introduction Johannes Dragsbak Schmidt Torsten Rødel Berg 1

Part I Gender, Social Change and the Media

1 The Interplay between Gender, Religion and Politics, and the New Violence against Women in Nepal Enrica Garzilli 25

2 Gender and Social Change among the Newars of the Kathmandu Valley (1970-2004) Gérard Toffin 89

3 Gendered Culture and Gendered Democracy: Maoist Insurgency and Implications on Women A Feminist Critique Chandra Bhadra 119

4 Democracy, Governance and Media in Nepal Lok Raj Baral 129

Part II Society, Art and Theatre

5 Women's Travel Maps: Text, Power and Space Sangita Rayamajhi 157

6 Role of Art and Rule of Politics: Dynamics of Nepali Democracy Abhi Subedi 173

7 A Doll's House: Trope of Intercultural Theatre Shiva Rijal 198

8 Statements from Theatre Practitioners Hanne Lund Jensen Sunil Pokharel Nisha Sharma 215

Index 227

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