Chapter 12: The Intersection of the Public and Private for Pashtun Women in Politics
Women, Political Struggles and Gender Equality in South Asia
A brutal gang-rape of a young woman in India in 2012 caused a global outcry against rising brutal violence against women. In response to the young woman's death and the protests that followed, the contributors analyze the position of women in South Asia, the issue of violence, women's political activism and gender inequalities.
Sexual Harassment, Gender Equality, Religious Leader, Public Life, Pakistani Woman
Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Schwoebel, Mary H.. (2014). Chapter 12: The Intersection of the Public and Private for Pashtun Women in Politics. In Margaret Alston (Eds.), Women, Political Struggles and Gender Equality in South Asia (193-208).