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No one will let her live women's struggle for well-being in a Delhi slum

Author: Claire Natalie Snell-Rood
Publisher: Oakland, Calif. University of California Press 2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From family to community and politics, relationships establish the social conditions in which health is forged. The inequalities that structure these relationships have left the health of women living in urban poverty chronically vulnerable. Yet for women living in slums, there is no other option than to depend on someone. Based on fourteen months of intensive fieldwork in a Delhi slum, this book explores how women  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Claire Natalie Snell-Rood
ISBN: 9780520284807 0520284801 9780520284821 0520284828
OCLC Number: 935771608
Description: XX, 273 Seiten Illustrationen
Contents: Introduction: well-being and the self"You should live for others" : tensely sustaining families and selves --
Let the dirtiness go: managing relations with neighbors to protect the self --
"Getting ahead" as moral citizenship in the face of demolition --
To know the field : shaping the slum environment and cultivating the self.
Responsibility: Claire Snell-Rood

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The inequalities that structure relationships in Delhi's urban slums have left the health of women living there chronically vulnerable. The author argues that women rely on moral strategies to  Read more...

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"Very interesting and thoughtful ... informative." -- Jack David Eller Anthropology Review Journal

 
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