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The Resource The spectral wound : sexual violence, public memories and the Bangladesh war of 1971, Nayanika Mookherjee ; foreword by Veena Das

The spectral wound : sexual violence, public memories and the Bangladesh war of 1971, Nayanika Mookherjee ; foreword by Veena Das

Label
The spectral wound : sexual violence, public memories and the Bangladesh war of 1971
Title
The spectral wound
Title remainder
sexual violence, public memories and the Bangladesh war of 1971
Statement of responsibility
Nayanika Mookherjee ; foreword by Veena Das
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NcD/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mookherjee, Nayanika
Dewey number
954.9204/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS395.5
LC item number
.M65 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rape as a weapon of war
  • Women
  • Bangladesh
  • Revolution (Bangladesh : 1971)
  • Rape as a weapon of war
  • Women
  • Bangladesh
Label
The spectral wound : sexual violence, public memories and the Bangladesh war of 1971, Nayanika Mookherjee ; foreword by Veena Das
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The month of mourning and the languid flood waters" : the weave of national history -- "We would rather have shaak (greens) than murgi (chicken) polao" : the archiving of the Birangona -- "Bringing out the snake" : khota (scorn) and the public secrecy of sexual violence -- "A mine of thieves" : interrogating local politics -- "My own imagination in my own body" : embodied transgressions in the everyday -- "Mingling in society" : rehabilitation program and re-membering the raped woman -- The absent piece of skin : gendered, racialized, and territorial inscriptions of sexual violence during the Bangladesh war -- "Imaging the war heroine" : examination of state, press, literary, visual, and human rights accounts, 1971-2001 -- Subjectivities of war heroines : victim, agent, traitor? -- "The truth is tough" : human rights and the politics of transforming experiences of wartime rape "trauma" into public memories
Control code
900242699
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 325 pages
Isbn
9780822359685
Lccn
2015021378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900242699
Label
The spectral wound : sexual violence, public memories and the Bangladesh war of 1971, Nayanika Mookherjee ; foreword by Veena Das
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The month of mourning and the languid flood waters" : the weave of national history -- "We would rather have shaak (greens) than murgi (chicken) polao" : the archiving of the Birangona -- "Bringing out the snake" : khota (scorn) and the public secrecy of sexual violence -- "A mine of thieves" : interrogating local politics -- "My own imagination in my own body" : embodied transgressions in the everyday -- "Mingling in society" : rehabilitation program and re-membering the raped woman -- The absent piece of skin : gendered, racialized, and territorial inscriptions of sexual violence during the Bangladesh war -- "Imaging the war heroine" : examination of state, press, literary, visual, and human rights accounts, 1971-2001 -- Subjectivities of war heroines : victim, agent, traitor? -- "The truth is tough" : human rights and the politics of transforming experiences of wartime rape "trauma" into public memories
Control code
900242699
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 325 pages
Isbn
9780822359685
Lccn
2015021378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900242699

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