CART

(0) items

Gender and Neoliberalism: The All India Democratic WomenĘs Association and Globalization Politics,9780415961585
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!

FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Gender and Neoliberalism: The All India Democratic WomenĘs Association and Globalization Politics

by ;
Edition:
1st
ISBN13:

9780415961585

ISBN10:
0415961580
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
11/5/2013
Publisher(s):
Routledge
List Price: $140.00

Rent Book

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$112.00

Buy New Book

Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days
N9780415961585
$119.00

eBook

Downloadable Offline Access
  • Apple Devices
  • Android Devices
  • Windows Devices
  • Mac Devices
Lifetime Access
$126.19

Used Book

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $135.05
See Prices

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 11/5/2013.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Summary

This book explores how one socialist women#xE2;#xAC;"s organization based in India has flourished in neoliberalism#xE2;#xAC;"s shadow. From 1991 to the present, the doctrine of liberalization has guided Indian politics and economic policy. These neoliberal measures have vastly reduced poverty alleviation schemes, price supports for poor farmers, and opened India#xE2;#xAC;"s economy to the unpredictability of global financial fluctuations. During this same period, The All India Democratic Women#xE2;#xAC;"s Association has grown from a national organization with roughly three million members to one with nine and a half million members, the majority of whom are landless rural women and urban working poor women who daily face caste, class and gender discrimination as well as intensified Hindu fundamentalist violence. Taking an interdisciplinary approach, Armstrong grounds theories of women's activism in the specificity of local, regional and national Indian campaigns, through the stories of AIDWA member-activists, participant observation of local projects like their legal clinics, and the history of their movement. Scholars engaged with feminism, socialism, women's solidarity, activism, or transnational politics will benefit greatly from reading this work.


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...