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Women, piety and autonomy in Pakistan

Farid, Faiza (2021) Women, piety and autonomy in Pakistan. South Asia @ LSE (26 Apr 2021). Blog Entry.

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The motorway gang rape case in Lahore in September 2020 has once again focused our attention to the gender schisms that exist in Pakistan. Faiza Farid examines the government’s response to it, while also discussing how the Pakistani state has controlled a woman’s autonomy over her body.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
Date Deposited: 28 May 2021 14:09
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2021 23:04

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