This book focuses on women in development and the effects of the development process on women's roles and status. By considering women in the full context of their cultures, the book offers new insights on sociocultural, political, and economic change cross-culturally.
1. Introducing Ginger and Salt 2. From Yemen to Israel 3. Introducing Gadot and Israeli Ethnicities 4. The Immigrant Generation 5. Being Female in Transition 6. The Israeli-born Generation: Unmarried Women 7. Proper Conduct and Social Reality: The Immigrant and Israeli-born Generations 8. The Immigrant Experience