India, the world's biggest democracy, is an Asian mishmash composed of dirt, swamp, sparks, haze, spice, mind, ignorance, enlightenment, bliss, discrimination and egos all wrapped tightly in the void.It is an ancient conch-shell shaped land-mass surrounded by Pakistan to the West, Bangladesh to the East, China to the North East, Nepal to the North, Sri Lanka to the South, the Bay of Bengal to the West, with the smog below, the dead ancestors above, and which is directly accessible from most anywhere by foot.Sassy Girl and Tender Boy: The Transformation of Doing Gender 5.Virginity Loss, Sexual Coercion, and the Unfinished Sexual Revolution 6.In charting the human costs of China’s unfinished gender and sexual revolutions, Wang delivers what is at once a compelling academic study and a feminist call to action." - 1. Chinese Intersectionality: A Critical Review of Gender-based Violence Research and Gender Studies in China 3.
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Her complex analysis demonstrates how everything from the ongoing rapid socio-economic transformations in China, changing gender and sexual norms and ideals, the often inseparable relationship of love and violence, and gender inequality in China fuel dating violence.
A well written, well researched study that will inspire a public conversation." - "In this courageous and important book, scholar-activist Xiying Wang, a pioneer in the study of dating violence in China, takes us inside the intimate relationships of young Chinese to see the dark underside of the nation’s celebrated “romantic revolution.” Through first-hand portraits of “sassy girls,” “tender boys,” and other surprising subjects, she challenges the myths surrounding Chinese sexuality, offering a theory of Chinese intersectionality to explain how individuals navigate their sexual worlds.
So the focus of this afternoon’s first panel will be on a concrete proposal which we feel offers great potential for successful public-private partnerships.
I’m referring here to the project launched by Ambassador Mac Donald to unlock the eco-tourism potential of the countries situated on the north-eastern fringe of South America.