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Medicalising menstruation: a feminist critique of the political economy of menstrual hygiene management in South Asia

Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala


Women's use of water differs from men in essentially one aspect: in cleansing the body of menstrual blood. The pledge of the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector to place 'women at the centre' of development has in recent years, therefore, come to

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
Source: Gender, Place & Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography
DOI: 10.1080/0966369X.2014.939156


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