Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific
Issue 39, July 2016

Parenthood, Gender and Generation in Urban East Asia

Guest editor: Kristina Göransson and Lisa Eklund

Resituating Parenthood: Emergent Subjects and Shifting Power Relations in Urban East Asian Families
Lisa Eklund and Kristina Göransson     [pdf version]


The 'Nursing Dad'? Constructs of Fatherhood in Chinese Popular Media
Xuan Li     [pdf version]

Re-negotiating Fatherhood: Divorced Fathers in Hong Kong Experiencing and Resisting Stigma
Mario Liong     [pdf version]

'The Mumpreneur': Intensive Motherhood, Maternal Identity and the Meaning of Educational Work in Singapore
Kristina Göransson     [pdf version]

The Old Rhetoric of Emergent Motherhoods: Mothers' Heartfelt Care and Children's Education among South Korean Educational Migrants in Singapore
Yoonhee Kang     [pdf version]

Preference or Aversion? Exploring Fertility Desires among China's Young Urban Elite
Lisa Eklund     [pdf version]

Intergenerational Reciprocity Reconsidered: The Honour and Burden of Grandparenting in Urban China
Esther CL Goh, Bill YP Tsang and Srinivasan Chokkanathan
    [pdf version]

Book Review Section
edited by Kumiko Kawashima, Tanya Caulfield, Tyrell Haberkorn and Anna-Karina Hermkens

Christine Stewart
Name, Shame and Blame:
Criminalising Consensual Sex in Papua New Guinea

reviewed by Tui Nicola Clery     [pdf version]

Beatrice Hauser
Promising Rituals: Gender and Performativity in Eastern India
reviewed by Ishita Shruti     [pdf version]

Annie Pohlman
Women, Sexual Violence and the Indonesian Killings of 1965–66
reviewed by Charley Sullivan     [pdf version]

Adeline Koh and Yu-Mei Balasingamchow
Women and the Politics of Representation in Southeast Asia: Engendering Discourse in Singapore and Malaysia
reviewed by Alexander Michael Wolff     [pdf version]


Books Received


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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