≪Organizer Abstract≫
XXXI International Congress of Psychology, Yokohama, Japan, July 24-29, 2016
Invited Symposium
Theme: Gender and Sexuality
Title of the Symposium: Gender and Sexuality: Emerging Issues in Developing Countries
Purpose of the Symposium:
- address emerging issues in gender and sexuality
- foreground the factors leading to gender inequality
Structure of the Symposium:
Organizer and Chairperson: Dr Sadhana Natu (Associate Professor and Head, Department of Psychology, Modern College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Ganeshkhind Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune, India) - Exploring Gender Inequalities in India Need for Psychological Insights
Wen Liu, PhD Candidate, Graduate Center, City University of New York, USA - Neo liberal multi- cultural subjectivity in China's emergent pink economy
Dr Shubha Ranganathan, IIT Hyderabad, Queering Psychology in India: The Need for
Critical Perspectives
The symposium will aim to unpack the emerging issues in gender and sexuality and its various intersections in the context of developing countries.
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