Caste and the bar dancer

Dalwai, Sameena (2013) Caste and the bar dancer. Economic & Political Weekly, 48 (48). pp. 131-132. ISSN 0012-9976

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While Maya Pandit identifies the State’s wrath against lower-caste female sexuality
as the root cause of the ban on dancing, this comment on dance bar debate argues that the very reason for the legal ban can be found in the caste and gender politics in globalising India and “caste governance” by the Maharashtra state government.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Caste | bar dancer | caste governance | female sexuality
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Gender Studies
Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Political Science
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Global Law School
Depositing User: Arjun Dinesh
Date Deposited: 14 Apr 2022 09:36
Last Modified: 15 Apr 2022 09:04
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