Padaung Women - who wear neck rings

+Kayan (Myanmar) Padaung women who wear neck rings

Padaung /Karen Women
Gray, D 1998 Padaung ‘giraffe women’ Seattle Post-Intellingencer
[http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/getaways/040998/neck09.html]

Myanmar Women’s Studies at UC Berkeley (Bibliographies/Directories; General Works; Articles; Web sites/Online databases) [http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/SSEAL/SoutheastAsia/seaburm.html]

Journal of South Asia Women’s Studies [http://www.asiatica.org/jsaws/]

Murdoch University Library: Women’s Studies Internet Resources
[http://wwwlib.murdoch.edu.au/guides/arts/internet/womstud.html#dir]

Women’s League of Burma [http://www.womenofburma.org/]

Karen Women’s Organisation [http://www.karenwomen.org/]

Indigenous Peoples of the world – The Karen
[http://www.peoplesoftheworld.org/text?people=Karen]

The feminine Ideal by Marianne Thesander
[http://books.google.com/books?id=mo3shY_azw0C&pg=PA24&lpg=PA24&dq=padaung+feminism+%22neck+rings%22&source=web&ots=Xp6hj51Dkf&sig=Gy7_0CSEjmHv-McqgZYU-_Mrmaw]

The Asia Sentinel
[http://www.asiasentinel.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=482&Itemid=34]

The New Internationalist [http://www.newint.org/issue264/update.htm]

From the Asian Studies Virtual Catalogue Clearinghouse:
The Burma news (Use Edit and Find in search for Padaung)
[http://www.burmalibrary.org/reg.burma/archives/199809/msg00476.html]

The Burma News [http://www.burmalibrary.org/reg.burma/archives/199804/msg00152.html]

The Burma news (Use Edit and Find in search for Padaung)
[http://www.burmalibrary.org/reg.burma/archives/199604/msg00112.html]

The next articles are on trafficking of women and may help with understanding about the Padaung situation.

[http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/egm/trafficking2002/reports/EP-DCunha.PDF]

[http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/meetings/consult/CM-Dec03-EP10.pdf]

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