Table of contents for Living the body : embodiment, womanhood and identity in contemporary India / Meenakshi Thapan.

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Introduction: An Engagement with the Sociology of Embodiment
Chapter 1: Embodiment, Identity and Womanhood
Chapter 2: Cultures of Adolescence 
Chapter 3: Embodiment and Womanhood in Femina
Chapter 4: The Body in the Mirror: Embodiment, Violence and Identity
Chapter 5: The Body as a Weapon: Embodiment, Work and Identity 
Chapter 6: Aporiai of Resistance
References and Select Bibliography
About the Author

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Gender identity -- India.
Body, Human -- Social aspects -- India.
Sex role -- India.
Women -- India -- History.