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Why loiter? : women and risk on Mumbai streets

Author: Shilpa Phadke; Sameera Khan; Shilpa Ranade, (Architectural designer)
Publisher: New Delhi : Penguin Books, 2011. ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This short, elegantly written book questions the myth that Mumbai is a paradise for women in public. The authors show that women of different class and cultrural backgrounds in Mumbai operate under serious social, political and infrastructural constraints, and that the right to loiter is no more and no less than the right to everyday life in the global city. This book will appeal to social scientists, ubranists,  Read more...
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shilpa Phadke; Sameera Khan; Shilpa Ranade, (Architectural designer)
ISBN: 0143415956 9780143415954
OCLC Number: 711758193
Description: xiv, 280 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Shilpa Phadke, Sameera Khan, and Shilpa Ranade.

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"This short, elegantly written book questions the myth that Mumbai is a paradise for women in public. The authors show that women of different class and cultrural backgrounds in Mumbai operate under serious social, political and infrastructural constraints, and that the right to loiter is no more and no less than the right to everyday life in the global city. This book will appeal to social scientists, ubranists, gender scholars and, more generally, to all those who want to take fun more seriously." --

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