Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Context
Issue 11, August 2005
Books Received

Louise Edwards and Mina Roces (eds),
Women's Suffrage in Asia:
Gender, Nationalism and Democracy
London and New York: RoutledgeCurzon
ISBN 0-415-33251-6, pp. xvi, 253.

Arvonne S. Fraser and Irene Tinker (eds)
Developing Power
How Women Transformed International Development

New York: The Feminist Press, 2004
ISBN 1-56861-484-2, pp. xxx, 372.
Philip Kreager & Elisabeth Schröder-Butterfill (eds),
Aging Without Children
European and Asian Perspectives
New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2004,
ISBN 1-57181-614-3, pp. xii, 276.

Helen Creese,
Women of the Kakawin World: Marriage and Sexuality
in the Indic Courts of Java and Bali
New York and London: M.E. Sharpe, Inc., 2004,
ISBN 0-7656-0160-5, pp. xiii, 357.
Tomiko Yoda,
Gender and National Literature: Heian Texts
in the Constructions of Japanese Modernity
Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2004,
ISBN 0-8223-3237-X, pp. xiii, 277.

Yuasa Katsuei,
Kannani and Document of Flames
Two Japanese Colonial Novels
trans. Mark Driscoll,
n.p., Duke University Press, 2005,
ISBN 0-8225-3517-4, pp. xi, 193.
Karma Lekshe Tsomo (ed.),
Buddhist Women and Social Justice:
Ideals, Challenges, and Achievements
Albany: State University of New York Press, 2004,
ISBN 0-7914-6254-4, pp. vi, 280.

Research Institute of Asian Women,
Asian Women: The Internet,
Sexual Violence and Girl's Rights
vol. 20, 2005,
ISSN 1255-925X, pp. 224.
Mark McLelland
Queer Japan from the Pacific War to the Internet Age
Oxford: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers Inc., 2005,
ISBN 0-7425-3787-0, pp. viii, 246.


This paper was originally published in Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Context, with the assistance of Murdoch University.

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