Women’s and Gender Studies: Gender & Development

  • 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, Lea Mwambene

    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 – 2020-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • The Social Context of Technological Experiences: Three Studies from India book cover

    The Social Context of Technological Experiences

    Three Studies from India, 1st Edition

    By Anant Kamath

    This book demonstrates how technology and society shape one another and that there are intrinsic connections between technological experiences and social relationships. It employs an array of theoretical concepts and methodological tools to examine the technology–society nexus among three urban…

    Hardback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge India
    Science and Technology Studies

  • Undernutrition, Agriculture and Public Provisioning: The Impact on Women and Children in India book cover

    Undernutrition, Agriculture and Public Provisioning

    The Impact on Women and Children in India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Swarna Sadasivam Vepa, Brinda Viswanathan

    Using quantitative techniques, this volume provides empirical evidence on the crucial role of public provisioning of food, water, sanitation and health care in reducing undernutrition in women and children in India. The linkages are cogently explored and connected to the Sustainable Development…

    Hardback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Gender and Island Communities book cover

    Gender and Island Communities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Firouz Gaini, Helene Pristed Nielsen

    This book takes an explicitly feminist approach to studying gender and social inequalities in island settings whilst deliberating on ‘islandness’ as part of the intersectional analysis. Though there is a wealth of recent literature on islands and island studies, most of this literature…

    Hardback – 2020-04-24 
    Routledge
    Gender in a Global/Local World

  • Young Women and Leadership book cover

    Young Women and Leadership

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katrina Lee-Koo, Lesley Pruitt

    Through a range of case studies in Asia and the Pacific, this edited collection highlights the extent of the unique ways in which young women lead to create change in their own lives and their communities, as well as in the structures, cultures and institutions in which they live and work. This…

    Hardback – 2020-04-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • The Exclusionary Politics of Digital Financial Inclusion: Mobile Money, Gendered Walls book cover

    The Exclusionary Politics of Digital Financial Inclusion

    Mobile Money, Gendered Walls, 1st Edition

    By Serena Natile

    Focusing on Kenya’s path-breaking mobile money project M-Pesa, this book examines and critiques the narratives and institutions of digital financial inclusion as a development strategy for gender equality, arguing for a politics of redistribution to guide future digital financial inclusion projects…

    Hardback – 2020-02-05
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Queer in Africa: LGBTQI Identities, Citizenship, and Activism book cover

    Queer in Africa

    LGBTQI Identities, Citizenship, and Activism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zethu Matebeni, Surya Monro, Vasu Reddy

    African sexualities are dynamic, multi-faceted and resilient. However, people with non-heterosexual sexualities and gender variant identities are often involved in struggles for survival, self-definition, and erotic rights. Queer in Africa forms an entry point for understanding the vulnerabilities…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Critical Diversities

  • Discourse on Rights in India: Debates and Dilemmas book cover

    Discourse on Rights in India

    Debates and Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bijayalaxmi Nanda, Nupur Ray

    This book is a compelling examination of the theoretical discourse on rights and its relationship with ideas, institutions and practices in the Indian context. By engaging with the crucial categories of class, caste, gender, region and religion, it draws attention to the contradictions and…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge India

  • Women, Literature and Development in Africa book cover

    Women, Literature and Development in Africa

    2nd Edition

    By Anthonia C. Kalu

    This book is a powerful exploration of the role of women in the evolution of African thinking and narratives on development, from the precolonial period right through to the modern day. Whilst the book identifies women’s oppression and marginalization as significant challenges to contemporary…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Disasters, Gender and Access to Healthcare: Women in Coastal Bangladesh book cover

    Disasters, Gender and Access to Healthcare

    Women in Coastal Bangladesh, 1st Edition

    By Nahid Rezwana

    Disasters, Gender and Access to Healthcare: Women in Coastal Bangladesh emphasizes women’s experiences in cyclone disasters being confined with gendered identity and responsibilities in developing socio-economic conditions with minimum healthcare facilities. The study is situated in the coastal…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Domestic Environmental Labour: An Ecofeminist Perspective on Making Homes Greener book cover

    Domestic Environmental Labour

    An Ecofeminist Perspective on Making Homes Greener, 1st Edition

    By Carol Farbotko

    This book addresses the question of domestic environmental labour from an ecofeminist perspective. A work of cultural geography, it explores the proposition that the practice and politics of domestic labour being undertaken in the name of ‘the environment’ needs to be better recognized, understood…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Gender Responsive Budgeting in Fragile States: The Case of Timor-Leste book cover

    Gender Responsive Budgeting in Fragile States

    The Case of Timor-Leste, 1st Edition

    By Monica Costa

    A growing number of governments have made commitments to achieving gender equality and women's rights, with many using gender responsive budgeting (GRB) to allocate resources for the delivery of economic policy and governance that benefit men and women equally. At a time when GRB is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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