Development Studies: Gender & Development

  • Women, Work and Gender Justice in the Global Economy book cover

    Women, Work and Gender Justice in the Global Economy

    1st Edition

    By Ruth Pearson

    This book sets out to understand the role of women in the gendered expansion of the global economy since the 1970s. This involves interrogating the different locations where women have worked in the productive paid economy as well as their less visible labour in the family and the care economy.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

  • Gender and Labour in Contemporary India: Eroding Citizenship book cover

    Gender and Labour in Contemporary India

    Eroding Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Amrita Chhachhi

    Providing a comprehensive analysis of the electronics industry in India, this book highlights the gendered nature of labour regimes and domestic regimes and also the linkages between households, labour markets, factories and the state, to provide a more comprehensive understanding of the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tasha Oren, Andrea Press

    Feminism as a method, a movement, a critique and an identity has been the subject of debates, contestations and revisions in recent years, yet contemporary global developments and political upheavals have again refocused feminism’s collective force. What is feminism now? How do scholars and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Choosing to be Invisible, Dying to be Visible: Women in informal employment in Turkey book cover

    Choosing to be Invisible, Dying to be Visible

    Women in informal employment in Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Funda Ustek-Spilda

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge
    Sociological Futures

  • Gender, Agriculture and Agrarian Transformations: Changing Relations in Africa, Latin America and Asia book cover

    Gender, Agriculture and Agrarian Transformations

    Changing Relations in Africa, Latin America and Asia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carolyn E. Sachs

    This book presents research from across the globe on how gender relationships in agriculture are changing. In many regions of the world, agricultural transformations are occurring through increased commodification, new value-chains, technological innovations introduced by CGIAR and other…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Women’s and Gender Studies in India: Crossings book cover

    Women’s and Gender Studies in India

    Crossings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anu Aneja

    This book frames the major debates and contemporary issues in women’s and gender studies in India. It locates them in the context of key theories, their interlinkages, and significant crossings and overlaps within the field while juxtaposing feminist and queer perspectives. The essays in the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23 
    Routledge India

  • Engendering Development: Capitalism and Inequality in the Global Economy book cover

    Engendering Development

    Capitalism and Inequality in the Global Economy, 1st Edition

    By Amy Trauger, Jennifer Fluri

    Engendering Development demonstrates how gender is a form of inequality that is used to generate global capitalist development. It charts the histories of gender, race, class, sexuality and nationality as categories of inequality under imperialism, which continue to support the accumulation of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Dalit Women of Nepal: Strategies of Resistance book cover

    Dalit Women of Nepal

    Strategies of Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Jung H. Lee

    This book examines the strategies of resistance among the Dalit women of Nepal in their struggle against the social injustice of the caste system and related practices of "untouchability", particularly in regard to the ways in which these injustices lead to capability failures that diminish human…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Gendered Power and Mobile Technology: Intersections in the Global South book cover

    Gendered Power and Mobile Technology

    Intersections in the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Wamala Larsson, Laura Stark

    Mobile phones are widely viewed as the information and communication technology that holds the most promise for bridging global digital divides. Gendered Power and Mobile Technology uses empirical research to focus on changing intersections between technology, gender and other categories of social…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Transforming Gender and Food Security in the Global South book cover

    Transforming Gender and Food Security in the Global South

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jemimah Njuki, John R. Parkins, Amy Kaler

    Drawing on studies from Africa, Asia and South America, this book provides empirical evidence and conceptual explorations of the gendered dimensions of food security. It investigates how food security and gender inequity are conceptualized within interventions, assesses the impacts and outcomes of…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge

  • Gender, Poverty and Access to Justice: Policy Implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa book cover

    Gender, Poverty and Access to Justice

    Policy Implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Lawson, Adam Dubin

    Access to justice is a fundamental right guaranteed under a wide body of international, regional and domestic laws. In Africa, women make up much of Africa’s poorest and most marginalized population, and as such are often prevented from enforcing rights or seeking other recourse. This book brings…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • The Green Revolution: Narratives of Politics, Technology and Gender book cover

    The Green Revolution

    Narratives of Politics, Technology and Gender, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Kilby

    This book reviews the Green Revolution, starting with its inception and development from the 1940s to the 1970s, and leading to what is commonly referred to as a second Green Revolution in the 2000s. Building on the historical assessment, it draws insights for contemporary policy debates and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-13 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

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