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

Development, Demography, And Family Decision-making

The Status Of Women In Rural Java, 1st Edition

By Linda B Williams

Routledge

158 pages

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Description

This book traces out complex interactions among three critical processes—migration, fertility, and marriage—in a lucid and compelling analysis of rural areas in Central Java. It focuses on how women fare vis-a-vis other household or family members in making major household decisions.

Table of Contents

1. The Role of Women in Socio-Economic Development 2. Women, Development, and Demographic Processes 3. The Indonesian Context 4. The Sample, Methods, and Variable Definitions 5. Intergenerational Dynamics in the Marriage Decision 6. Post-Marriage Migration and the Status of Women 7. Contraception and Fertility 8. Summary and Conclusions

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General