WCWS 2016 Participants Published 16 SCOPUS-Indexed Papers in 2017

WCWS 2016

The 2nd World Conference on Women’s Studies was hosted by The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) on 5th – 6th May 2016 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The main highlights of these scholarly articles are, the insights of SE Asian feminist scholar-activists, both women and men, whose research mark a significant contribution to global knowledge of the region’s challenges and achievements regarding gender equality. TIIKM honors the commitment to raising the standard for research and broadening the knowledge in the pertinent fields.

Authors Affiliation Paper Title
Dr. Sara Gabai Mahidol University, Thailand Teaching Authorship, Gender and Identity through Grrrl Zines Production
Asst. Prof. K. Kalpana Indian Institute of Technology–Madras, India Feminizing Responsibility? Women’s ‘Invisible’ Labor and Sub-Contracted Production in South India
Prof. Lakshmi Priya Daniel Stella Maris (Autonomous) College, Chennai, India Signatures of a Collective Self: A Study of Select Contemporary Women Artists from South India
Ms. Pallavi Rani Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India Rural Women Artists: A Visual Analysis of the Mural Art Forms of Santhal Pargana, Jharkhand, India
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kamolrat Intaratat Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University, Thailand Women Homeworkers in Thailand’s Digital Economy
Ms. Trishala Singh Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur, India Prevention of Sexual Harassment of Women in the Workplace: Seeking Gender Equality at Work in India
Dr. Madhusmita Das Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), India Fetishizing Women: Advertising in Indian Television and its Effects on Target Audiences
Assoc. Prof. Deepshikha Carpenter Gauhati University, India Protecting Women from Domestic Violence in Assam, India? Evaluating Section 498-A, The Indian Penal Code (IPC), 1983 vs the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act (PWDVA), 2005
Assoc. Prof. Gajendra Singh Chauhan BITS Pilani, India Social Media Advertising and Public Awareness: Touching the LGBT Chord!
Dr. Bishnu Raj Upreti Nepal Centre for Contemporary Research (NCCR), Nepal Effects of Armed Conflict on Agricultural Markets and Post-conflict Engagement of Women in Export-led Agriculture in Nepal
Dr. Sony KC Kathmandu University,  Nepal “We know the taste of sugar because of cardamom production”: Links among Commercial Cardamom Farming, Women’s Involvement in Production and the Feminization of Poverty
Dr. Shehzadi Zamurrad Awan Forman Christian College University, Lahore, Pakistan Relevance of Education for Women’s Empowerment in Punjab, Pakistan
Ms. Rahima K. Lipi Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Norway Dignity and Empowerment: An Exploration of the Microcredit Experiences of Women in Rural Bangladesh
Dr. Shilpi Bora Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, Assam, India On-the-Job Stress: Interventions to Improve the Occupational Well-being of Policewomen in Assam, India
Dr. Chand R. Sirimanne University of Sydney, Australia Buddhism and Women-The Dhamma Has No Gender
Prof. Pushp Lata Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India Tracing Variegated Streaks of Feminism in The French Lieutenant’s Woman through Pinteresque Jigsaw