Birds of Freedom?
Perspectives on Female Emancipation and Sri Lanka’s Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam
While some scholars argue that recent wars have thrust women into new roles, enabling them to transform their social situations, identities and destinies, others question whether females achieve ‘emancipation’ through active participation in warfare…
Essay by By Kim Jordan and Myriam Denov, Journal of International Women’s Studies, Massachusetts, Vol. 9 #1 November 2007
Birds of Freedom – Perspectives of Female Emancipation and Sri Lanka’s LTTE