The Resource Practicing feminism in South Korea : the women's movement against sexual violence, Kyungja Jung

Practicing feminism in South Korea : the women's movement against sexual violence, Kyungja Jung

Label
Practicing feminism in South Korea : the women's movement against sexual violence
Title
Practicing feminism in South Korea
Title remainder
the women's movement against sexual violence
Statement of responsibility
Kyungja Jung
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Korean women's movement, which is seen in both Western and non-Western countries as being exemplary in terms of women's activism, experienced a dramatic change in its direction and strategy in the early 1990s. At the heart of the new approach was an increasing focus on sexual violence, which has had a huge impact on bringing women's issues onto the public agenda in Korea. This book examines feminist practice in Korea by analyzing the experiences of the country's first sexual assault center, the Korea Sexual Violence Relief Center. Based on extensive original research, including intervie
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.42095195
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1765.5
LC item number
.J85 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asian Studies Association of Australia women in Asia series
Label
Practicing feminism in South Korea : the women's movement against sexual violence, Kyungja Jung
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Series Editor's foreword; Acknowledgments; Acronyms; Glossary of Korean terms; Introduction; 1 The Korean anti-sexual violence movement: a newer women's movement; 2 Sexual assault centers as feminist practice: the establishment of the Korea Sexual Violence Relief Center; 3 From silence to speaking out: cultural change through discursive politics; 4 "Doing" the movement: advocacy and legal change; 5 The renaissance of the women's movement: the institutionalization of feminist practice
  • 6 The impact of the engagement with the state upon feminist organizational practiceConclusion: sustaining feminist practice; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn859536535
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 147 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315887289
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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526652
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34834576
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859536535
  • ebl1134581653

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