Women in Pakistan


A presentation at the 1 Credit Mini Course: Muslims in a Global Context by Dr. Anita Wiess,

Dr. Anita Weiss, Professor and Head, Department of International Studies, University of Oregon

Dr. Anita Weiss, PhD (University of California at Berkeley, 1983) teaches courses on International Development, Social Movements, and Gender Analysis, particularly with regards to Pakistan, Afghanistan, and South Asia. Some of her academic interests include Culture and Development in Pakistan, Social Change and Political Transformations in Pakistan, Comparative International Development, Development and Human Rights, Gender and International Development, Muslim Societies and Development, Religion and Social Change, Sociology of South Asia, Women, Legal Reform, and Social Change in the Muslim World.