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Unformatted text preview: adat (this is customary law and includes inheritance patterns, which have remained gender-equal because sharia was not introduced into Indonesia by those Arab traders in the 1300s just the Koran; as a result, women remain economically active, trade in the market on their own account, and control their income/economic resources) a. Surplus vs. subsistence contributions b. Comparisons with East Asia factory daughters 3. Where Java factory daughters are constrained: sexuality, propriety (Islam) 4. What this says about S.E. Asian wet rice societies with both egalitarianism and Islam: it is possible where the secular legal system, rather than sharia, govern family life and personal status...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course SOC 302 taught by Professor Fuchs during the Spring '07 term at UVA.
- Spring '07
- Social Theory