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Dr Bev Orton

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Bev Orton

Lecturer in Criminology and Sociology/ Academic Contact for Collaborative Provision


Gender and Caste Intersectionality in India: An Analysis of the Nirbhaya Case (2016)
Book Chapter
Dey, A., & Orton, B. (2016). Gender and Caste Intersectionality in India: An Analysis of the Nirbhaya Case. In S. Takhar (Ed.), Gender and race matter: Global perspectives on being a woman, 87 - 105. Emerald. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1529-212620160000021006

Purpose This chapter deals with the concept of intersectionality with particular reference to the interconnectedness of gender, class and caste discrimination in India. Even though much of the work on intersectionality has been carried out by schola... Read More

Gender security/sexuality in South Africa. ‘I am HIV-positive. How could you do this to me?' (2016)
Book Chapter
Orton, B. (2016). Gender security/sexuality in South Africa. ‘I am HIV-positive. How could you do this to me?'. In S. Takhar (Ed.), Gender and race matter: Global perspectives on being a woman, 127 - 147. Emerald

Purpose This chapter focuses on gender, sexuality and security in post-Apartheid South Africa. Design/methodology/approach The methodology includes secondary analysis of policy and research with the aim of highlighting and assessing the position... Read More