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Changing perceptions : writings on gender and development / edited by Tina Wallace with Candida March.

By: Wallace, Tina
Contributor(s): March, Candida
Language: English Publisher: Oxford : Oxfam, 1991.Description: xii, 324p. ; 21.5cm.ISBN: 0855981377
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Includes references. - Contents: Women and the environment: the Malaysian experience / Chee Yoke Ling; Free trade zones and women workers / M. Arregui, C. Baez; Structural adjustment / D. Elson; Nicaraguan women in the war / E. Piza Lopez; Women in the Algerian liberation struggle / M. - A. Helie-Lucas; "Taking the lion by the whiskers": building on the strengths of refugee women / T. Wallace; Food production and food crisis in Africa / A. Whitehead; The risks of being female / J.C. Mosse; Women's health in Bangladesh / H.A. Khan; AIDS / C. Garcia-Moreno; No human rights: interview with Gabriella, a prostitute in Rio de Janeiro / J. MacGrath; Feminine pain / D. Ali Muse; Overcoming the barriers / E. Piza Lopez; From "mothers of the nation" to women in their own right: South African women in the transition / S. Williams; The changing lives of Somali women / R. Ibrahim; Analysis of a development programme / M. Mehta; Gender awareness / S. Hlupekile Longwe; Gender planning in the Third World / C.O.N. Moser; Ensuring gender awareness in the planning of projects / M. Munro; Women's status criteria / Zambia Association for Research and Development; Women and evaluation / F. Rubin; The planning manager's guide to third world water projects / B. Mathew; Turkana women / C. Watson; The involvement of agropastoralist women in livestock programmes / C. Oxby; Women and health in Eritrea / D. Burgess; The poverty of income generation: a critique of women's handicraft schemes in India / L.C Mayoux; Resources for women: the Oxfam Sheanut Loan scheme in Ghana / B. Pugansoa, D. Amuah; Limits of women's groups as a viable channel for the development of women in Kenya / B. Wamalwa; Les esclavos del Fogon: a popular education group in the Dominican Republic / E. Piza Lopez; Women organising themselves / A. Bronstein; Francisca: a testimony from a woman rural trade union leader in Brazil / E. Piza Lopez; When broken-heartedness becomes a political issue / C. Ball; Breaking the mould: women masons in India / R. Wadhera; Pastoralist women's workshop / C. March; "Integrating women in development is a myth / A.N. Mwau; Gender, development and culture / M. Mehta; Strategy for the liberation of African women / A. Sarr; Gender in development and feminism / B. Underwood; Finding ways of working with women in patriachal societies / L. Gascoigne; How far should we push? / D. Eade; Women in development / P. Antrobus. - R. in MAN 27:1,1992,201.