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Vijay N Agnew

Department of Social Science

Professor
 
Office: N 702 Ross
Ext: 30153 Emailvagnew@yorku.ca
 
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Degrees

B.A., Bombay University
L.L.B., Bombay University
M.A., University of Waterloo
Ph.D., University of Toronto

Research Interests

Women's Studies , Race and Racism , Feminist theory with particular emphasis on racism, History of Asian, African, and Caribbean women in Canada; South Asian women;, Violence against immigrant women, and NGOs of immigrant women

All Publications

Books

Diaspora, Memory and Identity: A Search for Home, University of Toronto Press, 2005.

Where I Come From (Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2003).

Women’s Health, Women’s Rights: Perspectives on Global Health Issues. Edited. (Toronto: Center for Feminist Research, York University, 2003)

Journal Articles

Finding India in the Diaspora-- Canadian Journal of International Studies. 2006.

Conference Papers

“Gender and Diversity” Status of Women Canada, (paper prepared for the conference on “Intersections of Diversity: Developing New Approaches to Policy and Research). 2003.

Research Reports

Gender, Home and Nation: A Century of Writings on South Asian Women (Toronto: Center for Feminist Research, York University, 2003)

Current Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2013-2014 AP/SOSC3970 6.0  India: Culture and Society SEMR Course Website 
Fall/Winter 2013-2014 AP/SOSC4435 6.0  Advanced Topics in South Asian Studies SEMR Course Website 
Fall/Winter 2013-2014 AP/SOSC4436 6.0  India and Globalization SEMR Course Website 



Degrees

B.A., Bombay University
L.L.B., Bombay University
M.A., University of Waterloo
Ph.D., University of Toronto


Research Interests:

Women's Studies , Race and Racism , Feminist theory with particular emphasis on racism, History of Asian, African, and Caribbean women in Canada; South Asian women;, Violence against immigrant women, and NGOs of immigrant women

All Publications

Books

Diaspora, Memory and Identity: A Search for Home, University of Toronto Press, 2005.

Where I Come From (Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2003).

Women’s Health, Women’s Rights: Perspectives on Global Health Issues. Edited. (Toronto: Center for Feminist Research, York University, 2003)

Journal Articles

Finding India in the Diaspora-- Canadian Journal of International Studies. 2006.

Conference Papers

“Gender and Diversity” Status of Women Canada, (paper prepared for the conference on “Intersections of Diversity: Developing New Approaches to Policy and Research). 2003.

Research Reports

Gender, Home and Nation: A Century of Writings on South Asian Women (Toronto: Center for Feminist Research, York University, 2003)


Teaching:

Current Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2013-2014 AP/SOSC3970 6.0  India: Culture and Society SEMR Course Website 
Fall/Winter 2013-2014 AP/SOSC4435 6.0  Advanced Topics in South Asian Studies SEMR Course Website 
Fall/Winter 2013-2014 AP/SOSC4436 6.0  India and Globalization SEMR Course Website