Development Studies: Gender & Development

  • The Gender Imperative: Human Security Vs State Security book cover

    The Gender Imperative

    Human Security Vs State Security, 1st Edition

    Edited by Betty A. Reardon, Asha Hans

    The book asserts that human security derives from the experience and expectation of human well-being which depends on four essential conditions: a life sustaining environment, the meeting of essential physical needs, respect for the identity and dignity of persons and groups, protection from…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India

  • Crisis and Migration: Critical Perspectives book cover

    Crisis and Migration

    Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Lindley

    Crisis and migration have a long association, in popular and policy discourse as well as in social scientific analysis. Despite the emergence of more nuanced and even celebratory accounts of mobility in recent years, there remains a persistent emphasis on migration being either a symptom or a cause…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Gender at Work: Theory and Practice for 21st Century Organizations book cover

    Gender at Work

    Theory and Practice for 21st Century Organizations, 1st Edition

    By Aruna Rao, Joanne Sandler, David Kelleher, Carol Miller

    At a time when some corporate women leaders are advocating for their aspiring sisters to ‘lean in’ for a bigger piece of the existing pie, this book puts the spotlight on the deep structures of organizational culture that hold gender inequality in place. Gender at Work: Theory and Practice for 21st…

    Paperback – 2015-11-23
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Transnational Men: Beyond, Between and Within Nations book cover

    Rethinking Transnational Men

    Beyond, Between and Within Nations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeff Hearn, Marina Blagojević, Katherine Harrison

    The world is becoming more transnational. This edited collection examines how the immense transnational changes in the contemporary world are being produced by and are affecting different men and masculinities. It seeks to shift debates on men, masculinities and gender relations from the strictly…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Islam, Development, and Urban Women’s Reproductive Practices book cover

    Islam, Development, and Urban Women’s Reproductive Practices

    1st Edition

    By Cortney Hughes Rinker

    Drawing on fieldwork conducted in Rabat, Morocco, this ethnography analyzes the relationship between neoliberal development policies, women’s reproductive practices, and popular understandings of Islam. In the 1990s, Morocco shifted its attention from economic to human development, as economic…

    Paperback – 2015-09-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Masculinities and Femininities in Latin America's Uneven Development book cover

    Masculinities and Femininities in Latin America's Uneven Development

    1st Edition

    By Susan Paulson

    This book forges a new approach to historical and geographical change by asking how gender arrangements and dynamics influence the evolution of institutions and environments. This new theoretical approach is applied via mixed methods and a multi-scale framework to bring together unusually diverse…

    Hardback – 2015-09-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Development in Crisis: Threats to human well-being in the Global South and Global North book cover

    Development in Crisis

    Threats to human well-being in the Global South and Global North, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rae Lesser Blumberg, Samuel Cohn

    Development in Crisis: Threats to human well-being in the Global South and Global North, is a provocative, engaging and interesting collection of real-world case studies in development and globalization focusing on under-emphasized threats to growth and human welfare worldwide. Created by two of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20
    Routledge

  • Gender Equality and Sustainable Development book cover

    Gender Equality and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Melissa Leach

    For pathways to be truly sustainable and advance gender equality and the rights and capabilities of women and girls, those whose lives and well-being are at stake must be involved in leading the way. Gender Equality and Sustainable Development calls for policies, investments and initiatives in…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10
    Routledge
    Pathways to Sustainability

  • Gender, Development and Globalization: Economics as if All People Mattered book cover

    Gender, Development and Globalization

    Economics as if All People Mattered, 2nd Edition

    By Lourdes Beneria, Günseli Berik, Maria Floro

    Gender, Development, and Globalization is the leading primer on global feminist economics and development. Lourdes Benería, a pioneer in the field of feminist economics, is joined in this second edition by Gunseli Berik and Maria Floro to update the text to reflect the major theoretical, empirical,…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • Gender Justice and Legal Pluralities: Latin American and African Perspectives book cover

    Gender Justice and Legal Pluralities

    Latin American and African Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Sieder, John Andrew McNeish

    Gender Justice and Legal Pluralities: Latin American and African Perspectives examines the relationship between legal pluralities and the prospects for greater gender justice in developing countries. Rather than asking whether legal pluralities are ‘good’ or ‘bad’ for women, the starting point of…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge
    Law, Development and Globalization

  • Women and Girls Rising: Progress and resistance around the world book cover

    Women and Girls Rising

    Progress and resistance around the world, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ellen Chesler, Terry McGovern

    A growing body of evidence demonstrates that improvements in the status of women and girls – however worthy and important in their own right – also drive the prosperity, stability, and security of families, communities, and nations. Yet despite many indicators of progress, women and girls…

    Paperback – 2015-07-07
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Rural Politics in Contemporary China book cover

    Rural Politics in Contemporary China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emily T. Yeh, Kevin J. O'Brien, Jingzhong Ye

    This collection provides an overview of China’s rural politics, bringing scholarship on agrarian politics from various social science disciplines together in one place. The twelve contributions, spanning history, anthropology, sociology, environmental studies, political science, and geography,…

    Paperback – 2015-06-11
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

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