Dr Hamsa Rajan

Research Interests
Research Disciplines:
  • Sociology
  • Antropology
  • Gender Studies
  • Social Policy
Research Keywords:
  • Violence, Abuse, Gender, Conflict, Femininsm, Household family, oral history, indigenous rights
Countries:
  • China, Tibet
Research Clusters:
Publications

Publications

Journal articles

2018:             

The Ethics of Transnational Feminist Research and Activism: An Argument for a More Comprehensive View. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society.

 

2016:

When Wife-Beating is Not Necessarily Abuse: A Feminist and Cross-Cultural Analysis of the Concept of Abuse as Expressed by Tibetan Survivors of Domestic Violence.

Violence Against Women.  Pre-published November 20, 2016

 

Health Worker Attitudes to Intimate Partner Violence on the Tibetan Plateau: A Qualitative Assessment of Cultural and Material Factors Behind Non-Interventionist Attitudes.

Co-authored: Rajan, H., Kiss, L., Devries, K., and Zimmerman, C.  Global Journal of Health Education and Promotion. 17 (2). 

 

 2015:

The Discourse of Tibetan Women’s Empowerment Activists. Revue d’Etudes Tibétaines. No. 33.  

 

2014:     

 

Academic blog posts

2016:

Tibetan Women Adapt to Qinghai Modernity.

University of Nottingham China Policy Institute blog.

(https://cpianalysis.org/2016/07/25/tibetan-women-adapt-to-qinghai-modernity/)

 

The Vital Work of Pragna Patel.

University of Oxford St. Hilda's College Feminist Salon blog. (https://sthildasfeministsalon.wordpress.com/2016/11/23/the-vital-work-of-pragna-patel/)

 

Reports

2011:

Gender Mainstreaming in Emerging Disease Surveillance and Response: Western Pacific Region.

Co-authored: Rajan, H. and Bhushan, A.

 

Official background document to the World Conference on Social Determinants of Health. (http://www.who.int/sdhconference/resources/draft_background_paper16_wpacific.pdf)

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