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The Jasvinder Sanghera Collection: Shame; Daughters of Shame; Shame Travels

The Jasvinder Sanghera Collection: Shame; Daughters of Shame; Shame Travels

Title: The Jasvinder Sanghera Collection: Shame; Daughters of Shame; Shame Travels Author: Jasvinder Sanghera Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, 2013 Reviewer: C. Hine Shame and honour are being discussed with increased…

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The invisible face of war and conflict

The invisible face of war and conflict

Thirteen tables groups each worked on the profile of a refugee at a gathering I was recently attending. Only two of those thirteen groups profiled a woman. This does not…

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Women’s Shame – 2

Women’s Shame – 2

In the last post we discussed how shame (and blame) is often ascribed more to women, including in situations of crisis or violence. Rather than avoidance or even private counselling,…

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Women’s Shame – 1

Women’s Shame – 1

It has been good to see further discussion in western journals and books on the subject of shame and honour in the past few years. We welcome the recognition of…

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