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1st Edition

Women in Agriculture
A Guide to Research

ISBN 9781138997516
Published February 29, 2016 by Routledge
312 Pages

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Book Description

First published in 1996. In what ways have women contributed to agriculture? To what extent have scholars addressed these contributions in the professional literature? What has been the impact of gender in agricultural policy and economic development? What is the status of gender equity in the division of farm labor and in agricultural education? Such questions are raised by students and researchers worldwide who seek documentation which focuses on these vital topics. The purpose of this bibliography is, therefore, to synthesize this unique widely dispersed information in one volume, to assist researchers, faculty, and students in expediting the research process.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Annotated Bibliography; Chapter 1 Historical Studies on Women in Agriculture; Chapter 2 Women’s Role in Agricultural Economic Development; Chapter 3 Sexual Division of Labor in Agriculture; Chapter 4 Decision-Making on the Farm; Chapter 5 Women’s Role in Agricultural Policy Implementation; Chapter 6 The Education of Women in Agriculture; Chapter 7 Dissertations and Master’s Theses; Part 2 Research Guide; Chapter 8 French Books and Articles; Chapter 9 Bibliographies on Women in Agriculture; Chapter 10 List of Journal Titles Frequently Publishing on Women in Agriculture; Chapter 11 List of Journal Issues Related to Women in Agriculture; Chapter 12 Electronic Resources and Indexes;

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