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Women and Fluid Identities

Strategic and Practical Pathways Selected by Women

  • Haleh Afshar

About this book


This book argues that it is the fluidity of women's identities that enables them to bridge the gender divides and roles ascribed to them by society and culture with those that they have chosen for themselves whilst retaining a sense of their self.


democracy economy gender Generation identity information technology Moral women work

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  • Haleh Afshar
    • 1
  1. 1.University of YorkUK

About the editors

ALESSIA BELLI Post-doctoral Student at University of York, UK JYOTHSNA BELLIAPPA Lecturer at University of York, UK MARIA HOLT Senior Lecturer in the Department of Politics & International Relations, University of Westminster, UK JIEYU LIU Lecturer in China Studies at the University of Leeds, UK KATE MCLEAN Lecturer in Human Geography at King's College London, UK ELAHEH ROSTAMI-POVEY Research Associate at SOAS, UK MASOUMEH VELYATI Lecturer in Gender and Development at Al-Maktoum College of Higher Education, UK

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