Development, Demography, And Family Decision-making: The Status Of Women In Rural Java, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Development, Demography, And Family Decision-making

The Status Of Women In Rural Java, 1st Edition

By Linda B Williams


176 pages

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 The shift toward the small nuclear family and the emergence of new roles for women have been among the conspicuous changes accompanying economic development and social modernization. The importance of changing autonomy for women in the reduction of control over women's lives by the extended family in the process of development raises questions ab

Table of Contents

Foreword -- Preface -- The Role of Women in Socio-Economic Development -- Women, Development, and Demographic Processes -- The Indonesian Context -- The Sample, Methods, and Variable Definitions -- Intergenerational Dynamics in the Marriage Decision -- Post-Marriage Migration and the Status of Women -- Contraception and Fertility -- Summary and Conclusions -- Appendix

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General