From Homebreakers to Jailbreakers

Southall Black Sisters

Rahila Gupta

From Homebreakers to Jailbreakers

Rahila Gupta

Distributed for Zed Books

320 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $38.95 ISBN: 9781842774410 Published December 2003 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $90.95 ISBN: 9781842774403 Published December 2003 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
1. Some recurring themes: Southall Black Sisters, 1979 - and still going strong - Rahila Gupta
2. Struggle not submission: domestic violence in the nineties - Anita Johal
3. Taking or giving refuge? - Muneeza Inam
4. It was written in her kismet: forced marriage - Hannana Siddiqui
5. Silent witnesses: domestic violence and black children - Meena Patel
6. Sad, mad or angry? Mental illness and domestic violence - Meena Patel and Hannana Siddiqui
7. Jumping through hoops: Immigration and Asylum - Poonam Joshi
8. The tricky blue line: black women and policing - Pragna Patel
9. Orange is not the only colour: Young women, religious identity, youth and the Southall community - Sukhwant Dhaliwal
10. Ram or Rambo? The rise of Hindu fundamentalism - Pragna Patel
11. Shifting terrains - Old struggles for new? - Pragna Patel
12. Walls into bridges: the losses and gains of making alliances - Rahila Gupta
13. Black feminism in the 21st century: The Age of Women? - Hannana Siddiqui
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