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Woman, Body, Desire in Post-Colonial India

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It received the Distinguished Book Award from the Sociology of Sexualities Section of the American Sociological Association in Her previous books include, Woman, Body, Desire in Post-colonial India (Routledge ) and Encountering Nationalism, (Blackwell Publishers ).

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Type Book Author(s) Puri, Jyoti Date Publisher Routledge Pub place New York ISBNeBook. Access the eBook. Open eBook in new window. Web address. En-Gendering India: Woman and Nation in Colonial and Postcolonial Narratives by Sangeeta Ray and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Jyoti Puri is Professor of Sociology at Simmons College.

She writes and teaches at the crossroads of sociology, sexuality/queer studies, and postcolonial feminist theory. Her most recent book. Jyoti Puri is an interdisciplinary scholar who writes and teaches at the crossroads of sociology, sexuality and queer studies, and postcolonial feminist theory.

Her book, Woman, Body, Desire in Post-colonial India (Routledge ), addresses how constructs of gender and sexuality are shaped across national and transnational contexts.

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Her previous books include,Woman, Body, Desire in Post-colonial India (Routledge ) and Encountering Nationalism, (Blackwell Publishers ). She is currently working on a project on death and migration.

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Jyoti Puri in “Woman, Body, Desire in Post-colonial India: Narratives of Gender and Sexuality” very rightly observes: “The narratives of middle-class women on matters of gender and sexuality point towards class-based social regulation of women not through overt coercion but through the process of normalization.

Jyoti Puri is Associate Professor of Sociology at Simmons College. She is the author of Woman, Body, Desire in Post-Colonial India: Narratives of Gender and Sexuality (). Woman, Body, Desire in Post-Colonial India: Narratives of Gender and Sexuality By Jyoti Puri Routledge, Read preview Overview Dwelling in the Archive: Women Writing House, Home, and History in Late Colonial India By Antoinette Burton Oxford University Press, Women writers in post-colonial India have created a literature of their own, so to say, placing women in the context of the changing social scenario, specially.

Encountering Nationalism introduces students to concepts of nationalism in an accessible, critical, and timely way. Abstract arguments are bolstered by clear and specific examples drawn from momentous events and from the well of everyday life, such as the aftermath of Septem beauty pageants, ethnic conflicts, and sexual respectability.

Her books include, Woman, Body, Desire in Post-colonial India (Routledge ) and Encountering Nationalism, (Blackwell Publishers ).

She has also co-edited special issues of journals and published numerous articles and book chapters. The film Mother India metaphorically represented India as a nation in the aftermath of independence and alluded to a strong sense of nationalism and nation building. 2 The good woman, the chaste wife and mother empowered by spiritual strength became the iconic representation of the nation.

3 The film followed the conventional trend of regarding.The art of preface: Woman, Body, Desire in Post-colonial India For two days a week that I spend working at a university, I spend a part of my time reading preface of books and digging archives.

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