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Women, Security, South Asia

A Clearing in the Thicket

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Published by SAGE Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence in society,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Sex role,
  • Social Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • ASIA,
  • South Asia,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Security, International,
  • International relations,
  • Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFarah Faizal (Editor), Swarna Rajagopalan (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8029639M
    ISBN 100761933867
    ISBN 109780761933861

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    In this chapter, Mahbub ul Haq points out the economic schisms in South Asia and the need to move away from arms security to human security in the region. This was a time when people were starving, poverty and inequality was rampant yet modern arms continued to accumulate. Haq points out that South Asia was the only region in the world where military expenditures . This book addresses an important topic of food security in South Asia with specific reference to climate change. Of the 1 billion food insecure people in the world, more than 30% are in South Asia. The problem of food insecurity may be exacerbated by the projected climate change especially because of the water scarcity caused by rapid melting.


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She has written on a range of gender and human security-related topics and is the Co-editor (with Farah Faizal) of Women, Security, South Asia: A Clearing in the Thicket ().

Product details Paperback: pages. This book explores women's perspectives on matters of security and related policy, focusing on women in South Asia who are battling society, insecurity and violence Women some form.

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The book brings a gender sensitive approach into the discourse and practice on human security in Bangladesh and Pakistan. It provides an intellectual understanding of the concept of gendered human security. DOI link for Women and Disasters in South Asia. Women and Disasters in South Asia book.

Survival, security and development. Edited By Linda Racioppi, Swarna South Asia book. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 14 April Pub. location London. Imprint Routledge : Linda Racioppi, Swarna Rajagopalan. South Asia's cities may not be getting that much safer for women, but the mainstream media and social media networks are now enabling young South Asians to engage with a global debate on women's security and education.

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The food security scenario in Security Asia has witnessed rapid progress over the last few decades, yet nutrition outcomes, especially those related to women and children, have failed to keep pace. This paper contends that the role of women in providing food and nutrition security at the household and individual level needs to be examined, if the paradox of persisting.

This book delves into the theory and praxis of human security in South Asia. Home to almost a quarter of the world’s population and fast emerging markets, South Asia holds social, geopolitical and economic significance in the current global context.

The chapters in the volume: examine the challenges to human security through an exploration of environmental. Women in Security, Conflict Management and Peace (WISCOMP) is a pioneering peacebuilding initiative in South Asia. Established init foregrounds women's leadership in the areas of peace and security and promotes cultures of pluralism and coexistence in the region.

19 Human security: The perspective of children and women in South Asia. Manzoor Ahmed 20 Child malnutrition and gender discrimination in South Asia: author or co-author of 10 books on South Asian security issues, and was the co-founder of the University of Illinois Program in Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.

Get this from a library. Women, security, South Asia: a clearing in the thicket. [Farah Faizal; Swarna Rajagopalan;] -- "The contributors focus on specific issues and case studies which yield an understanding of security that is broad and inclusive - Bangladeshi women protecting their homes during the war.

This book discusses the experiences of women negotiating conflict and post-conflict situations to deliver transformative peace. Inspired by the vision and values of women of the South Asian Peace Network, this volume fills a critical gap in the global Women, Peace and Security.

Get this from a library. Women, Security, South Asia: a Clearing in the Thicket. [Farah Faizal; Swarna Rajagopalan] -- This volume explores sources of security and insecurity in women's lives, as well as their agency in creating security for themselves and others in different settings within the South Asian context.

Security Challenge in South Asia, Business Standard, December 3,by Stephen P. Cohen. The region needs to strengthen routine diplomacy.

PDF | Bangladesh’s recent economic performance has revived hopes of a stable future for the country. The growth has been led by its textile exports, | Find, read and. The problem of food insecurity among women is especially rampant in parts of South Asia and Southeast Asia.

Vulnerability to food insecurity has a definite effect on the health of women and children, as well as social and economic impacts in terms of fewer opportunities for education and greater instances of early marriages. Fiction by South Asian women writers and those in the diaspora Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The women’s month celebration is open to all ladies in the security industry and companies are encouraged to recognise the contributions their female employees make to the industry by sending them to a special event honouring them and the important role they play in South Africa’s safety and security.

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The educated and socially empowered Asian Woman is the key to improving the nutrition and mental acuity of young children and that improvement sets in motion lifelong prospects for heightened learning and earning with benefit streams to families, communities and nations [WIDER Research Paper No.

/].The educational poverty in most of South Asia, especially the gender biases prevalent and the influence of socio-cultural constructs of women on their access to and enhancement of capabilities are dealt with in the fifth section. The sixth section provides for the role of women in South Asian politics.