Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific
Issue 30, November 2012

Islam and Gender Relations in Indonesia,
with a Special Focus on Eastern Indonesia

Guest editors: Eva F. Nisa, Kathryn Robinson and Faried F. Saenong


Islam and Gender Relations in Indonesia, with a Special Focus on Eastern Indonesia
Kathryn Robinson

The Conceptualisation of Gender Issues Among Gender Activists and Scholars in Indonesian Universities
Alimatul Qibtiyah

'Natural' Sex Difference? Negotiating the Meanings of the Sex, Gender and Kodrat through Gender Equality Discourse in Aceh, Indonesia
Marjaana Jauhola

Cadari of Wahdah Islamiyah: Women as Dedicated Actors of
Eva F. Nisa

Women's Majelis Taklim and Gendered Religious Practice in Northern Ambon
Phillip Winn

Head covering to Live By: Cipo'-Cipo', Shari'ah and Women's Experience of Clothing in South Sulawesi
Moh Yasir Alimi

Kindred Endogamy in a Bugis Migrant Community
Faried F. Saenong

'Dissolution of Marriage': Gender, State and Islam in Contemporary Bugis Society in South Sulawesi, Indonesia
Nurul Ilmi Idrus

Books Received

Additional Papers

Sita's Virtue, Streedharma and Shakti: Politics of Gender in Rural Fiji Indian Society
Priya Chattier

Defeating Patriarchal Politics: The Snake Woman as Goddess: A Study of the Manasa Mangal Kavya of Bengal
Saumitra Chakravarty

Book Reviews
edited by Kumiko Kawashima, Tanya Caulfield and Tyrell Haberkorn

Greg Fealy and Virginia Hooker (compilers and editors)
Voices of Islam in Southeast Asia: A Contemporary Sourcebook
reviewed by Stella Hutagalung

Jin-kyung Lee
Service Economies:
Militarism, Sex Work and Migrant Labor in South Korea

reviewed by Ruth Barraclough

Noriko J. Horiguchi
Women Adrift: The Literature of Japan's Imperial Body
reviewed by Jennifer Coates

Kumiko Fujimura-Fanselow (ed.)
Transforming Japan:
How Feminism and Diversity are making a Difference

reviewed by Kirsti Rawstron

Reena Patel
Working The Night Shift: Women in India's Call Center Industry
reviewed by Shelly Tara



Published with the support of Gender and Cultural Studies, School of Culture, History and Language, College of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University.
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