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  1. Gender, Agency, and Coercion.Sumi Madhok, Anne Phillips & Kalpana Wilson (eds.) - 2013 - Palgrave-Macmillan.
    This collection aims to think critically about agency and explore the relationship between agency and coercion in greater depth. In academic, activist, and policy circles alike, feminist work has re-focused attention onto women as agents rather than as passive victims of overwhelming structures of male institutional power, or less capable of exercising agency by virtue of their class, race, gender or culture. These broadly positive moves are not without risks. Most notably, they can encourage a triumphalist disregard for constraints through (...)
     
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    Autonomy, Gendered Subordination and Transcultural Dialogue.Sumi Madhok - 2007 - Journal of Global Ethics 3 (3):335 – 357.
    This paper is a theoretical and empirical investigation into whether persons in subordinate social contexts possess agency and if they do, how do we recognise and recover their agency given the oppressive conditions of their lives. It aims to achieve this through forging closer links between the philosophical arguments and the ethnographic evidence of women's agency. Through such an exercise, this paper hopes to bridge the existing gap between feminist theoretical interventions and feminist politics as well as to increase 'sociological (...)
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    Note on Contributors.Sylvie Loriaux, Stan van Hooft, Servan Adar Asvar, Sumi Madhok, Mark F. N. Franke & Carol C. Gould - 2007 - Journal of Global Ethics 3 (3).
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