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The Red Sari

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Author: Javier Moro
ISBN: 9789351941033
Size: 33.18 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Category : India
Languages : en
Pages : 429
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Social Transformation In Post Conflict Nepal

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Author: Punam Yadav
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317353897
Size: 73.27 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Social Science
Languages : en
Pages : 181
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The concept of social transformation has been increasingly used to study significant political, socio-economic and cultural changes affected by individuals and groups. This book uses a novel approach from the gender perspective and from bottom up to analyse social transformation in Nepal, a country with a complex traditional structure of caste, class, ethnicity, religion and regional locality and the experience of the ten-year of People’s War (1996-2006). Through extensive interviews with women in post-conflict Nepal, this book analyses the intended and unintended impacts of conflict and traces the transformations in women’s understandings of themselves and their positions in public life. It raises important questions for the international community about the inevitable victimization of women during mass violence, but it also identifies positive impacts of armed conflict. The book also discusses how the Maoist insurgency had empowering effects on women. The first study to provide empirical evidence on the relationship between armed conflict and social transformation from gender’s perspectives, this book is a major contribution to the field of transitional justice and peacebuilding in post-armed-conflict Nepal. It is of interest to academics researching South Asia, Gender, Peace and Conflict Studies and Development Studies.


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Author: د هـ لورانس
Publisher: Al-Karma Books
ISBN: 9776467806
Size: 71.14 MB
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Category : Fiction
Languages : ar
Pages : 424
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· من أهم الروايات العالمية · النسخة الأصلية · تحولت لعدة أفلام سينمائية · «قنبلة، وليس كتابًا» الجارديان · «نقطة تحول مهمة في التاريخ» الأوبزرفر · «لم يكتب أحد قَطُّ أفضل من لورانس عن صراع الجنس والحب» دوريس لسينج (جائزة نوبل في الآداب) لهذه الرواية قصة مثيرة وطويلة، تتجدَّد ضجتها في كل مرَّة تُنشَر فيها بأيٍّ من لغات العالم، وكل مرَّة تُصوَّر سينمائيًّا، وكل مرَّة تُرفَع دعوى من أجل منع تداولها. والأكيد أنها بقيت واحدة من أهم روايات القرن العشرين، وأكثرها تأثيرًا، منذ نُشرت لأول مرَّة في طبعة خاصة عام 1928. قصة العلاقة الجسدية (والعاطفية) التي ربطت بين «الليدي تشاترلي» - وهي امرأة من الطبقة العليا وزوجة «السير تشاترلي» - ورجل من الطبقة العاملة، حكاها «لورانس» في ثلاث نسخ مختلفة، واتفق معظم النقاد على أن الصياغة الأولى لها هي الأفضل، عند نشرها لأول مرة عام 1944. وإننا إذ نقدِّم للقارئ هذه النسخة الأصلية من الرواية، فإننا نقدِّم ما أجمع النقاد على أنه قمة في الإبداع، وخلاصة فكر «لورانس» حول العلاقة بين العقل والجسد، وصراع الطبقات، والتحديث والطبيعة، فنتعرف من خلال هذه القراءة على واحد من أروع من صاغوا الكلمة فنًّا.

Globalization In India

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Author: Suman Gupta
Publisher: Pearson Education India
ISBN: 9788131719886
Size: 62.41 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Culture and globalization
Languages : en
Pages : 205
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"Globalization in India: Contents and Discontents" reviews the importance of the term globalization through an examination of the social, political, economic and cultural contexts in which globalization exists and influences our everyday lives. With the economics of globalization at the core, the essays chart the contents and discontents of globalization in India."


Malayalam PDF

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Author: R. E. Asher
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415022422
Size: 35.89 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Foreign Language Study
Languages : en
Pages : 491
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This is the first detailed description of Malayalam, a major Dravidian language spoken principally in the southern part of India. Malayalamprovides in-depth analysis of the linguistic richness of this language, spoken by over 35 million people on India's Malabar coast. A full account of the syntax, morphology and phonology of the language is provided, along with information on a number of structured semantic fields.

Women Filmmakers Of The African Asian Diaspora

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Author: Gwendolyn Audrey Foster
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809321209
Size: 24.38 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Performing Arts
Languages : en
Pages : 177
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An examination of the works of six contemporary black and Asian women filmmakers, including Zeinabue Irene Davis, Ngozi Onwurah, Julie Dash, Pratibha Parmar, Minh-ha and Mira Nair. It also includes a detailed introduction and a chapter entitled "Other Voices", documenting the work of other black and asian filmmakers.

Intermediate Grammar Usage Composition

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Author: Tickoo
Publisher: Orient Blackswan
ISBN: 9788125010333
Size: 79.67 MB
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Languages : en
Pages : 340
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A practice book which aims at giving the student practical insights into the system and structure of the English language.

French Lover

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Author: Taslima Nasreen
Publisher: Penguin Books India
ISBN: 9780143028109
Size: 55.71 MB
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Category : Adultery
Languages : en
Pages : 293
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A woman's search for love and independence in a strange city far away from home French Lover is the story of Nilanjana, a young Bengali woman from Kolkata who moves to Paris after her marriage to Kishanlal, a restaurant owner. Kishanlal's luxurious apartment seems to Nilanjana to be a gilded cage, and she feels stifled within its friendless confines. Her marriage, where she functions as little more than a housekeeper and a sex object, is far from fulfilling and Nilanjana looks desperately for a way out of the boredom and depression that threaten to engulf her life. It is at this point that she meets Benoir Dupont, a blond, blue-eyed handsome Frenchman, and is swept off her feet. Benoir introduces Nilanjana to the streets, the cafes and the art galleries of Paris. In her passionate, sexually liberating relationship with Benoir, she finally begins to have an inkling of her own desires. The relationship ends when Nilanjana realizes that Benoir's first priority is himself and not the woman he loves, and that her need for him has ended. But her road to self-discovery has only just begun...Bold in concept and powerful in execution, French Lover is a fascinating glimpse into the workings

Blood Red Sari

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Author: Ashok K Banker
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9350299267
Size: 16.12 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 304
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India's first all-women action thriller series that all but replaces oestrogen with adrenalin Missing social activist Lalima has picked three women to carry out the task she was unable to finish - Sheila, the owner of an all-women's gym in Kolkata; Nachiketa, an attorney in Delhi who is suing her in-laws for the violent abuse that left her wheelchair-bound for life; and Malayali private investigator Anita, whose own brothers are out to get her. Lalima's adversaries use influence and hired killers to track down all those who have been sent incriminating evidence against them, forcing Sheila, Nachiketa Anita to battle for survival even as they race against time to understand the import of the documents they have received. Spanning the murky underbelly of the country's metropolises and the international human trafficking mafia, Blood Red Sari is a pulse-pounding action thriller with a feminist punch.


Yayati PDF

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Author: Vishnu Sakharam Khandekar
Publisher: Orient Paperbacks
ISBN: 9788122204285
Size: 80.41 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 251
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Winner of the Jnanpith and Sahitya Akademi Awards. The story of Yayati is perhaps one of the most intriguing and fascinating episodes of Mahabharata. Yayati was a great scholar and one of the noblest rulers of olden times. He followed the shastras and was devoted to the welfare of his subjects. Even the King of Gods, Indra, held him in high esteem. Married to seductively beautiful Devyani, in love with her maid Sharmishtha, and father of five sons from two women, yet Yayati unabashedly declares, 'My lust for pleasure is unsatisfied...'. His quest for the carnal continued, sparing not even his youngest son, and exchanging his old age for his son's youth...

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