Gender & Development Products

  • Engendered Development

    Capitalism and Inequality in the Global Economy

    By Amy Trauger, Jennifer Fluri

    Paperback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Careers for Women

    Transnational Studies in Public Policy and Employment Equity

    Edited by Marilee Reimer

    The unifying theme of this book is women’s employment success with the objective of profiling supportive public policy for women in global contexts from Atlantic Canada to Western Europe, Australia and China. It studies the example of first generation women’s careers in the Atlantic Canada region,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Organizations

  • Poverty Alleviation and Poverty of Aid

    Pakistan

    By Fayyaz Baqir

    Aid effectiveness has emerged as an intensely debated issue amongst policy makers, donors, development practitioners, civil society and academics during the past decade. This debate revolves around one important question: does official development assistance complement, duplicate or disregard the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-03 
    Taylor & Francis
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism

    Edited by Tasha Oren, Andrea Press

    The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism examines the strange confluence between academic feminism, and feminism’s other life as a concrete, global political movement. Over 50 original essays address the sociopolitical and the interdisciplinary academic dimensions of contemporary feminism,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Gender Imperative

    Human Security vs State Security, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Betty A. Reardon, Asha Hans

    This collection of essays by feminist scholar-activists addresses the crucial problem of human security in a world of heavily armed, militarized states. It describes the gendered aspects of human security, integral to the realist militarism that dominates current security policy in most nation…

    Paperback – 2018-08-13 
    Routledge India

  • A Place to Call Home

    Women as Agents of Change in Mumbai

    By Ramya Ramanath

    Any city is a product of politics and economics, organizations and people. Yet, the life experiences of women uprooted from its poorest quarters seldom inform urban resettlement plans.  In this ethnographic field study, Ramya Ramanath, Indian native and Associate Professor at DePaul University,…

    Hardback – 2018-07-23 
    Routledge

  • Gender, Power and Knowledge for Development

    By Lata Narayanaswamy

    Knowledge-for-development is under-theorised and under-researched within development studies, but as a set of policy objectives it is thriving within development practice. Donors and other agencies are striving to improve the flow of information within and between decision-makers and so-called ‘…

    Paperback – 2018-06-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Education, Gender and Development

    A Capabilities Perspective

    By Mari-Anne Okkolin

    This compelling book takes a novel approach to the complexities of girls’ and women’s education in the global South. To unravel the critical issues and processes behind educational advancement and to identify the factors that support the construction of educational well-being and agency from gender…

    Paperback – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Employment, Poverty and Rights in India

    By Dayabati Roy

    In comparison to other social groups, India’s rural poor – and particularly Adivasis and Dalits - have seen little benefit from the country’s economic growth over the last three decades. Though economists and statisticians are able to model the form and extent of this inequality, their work is…

    Hardback – 2018-06-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Queer in Africa

    LGBTQI Identities, Citizenship, and Activism

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-05-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Critical Diversities

  • Intractable Conflicts in Contemporary India

    Narratives and Social Movements

    Edited by Savyasaachi

    This book attempts a representation of society in contemporary India through an ethnography woven around longstanding intractable conflicts — of displacement and rehabilitation, patriarchy, insurgency and counter-insurgency operations, and climate change. Each essay in this volume offers a critical…

    Hardback – 2018-05-11 
    Routledge India
    Social Movements and Transformative Dissent

  • The Gates Foundation's Rise to Power

    Private Authority in Global Politics

    By Adam Moe Fejerskov

    The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has established itself as one of the most powerful private forces in global politics, shaping the trajectories of international policy-making. Driven by fierce confidence and immense expectations about its ability to change the world through its normative and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

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