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Gender And Rurality (Critical Perspectives On Rural Change, Vol Vi) Sarah Whatmore

Gender And Rurality (Critical Perspectives On Rural Change, Vol Vi)

Sarah Whatmore

Published August 15th 1995
ISBN : 9780471959335
Hardcover
158 pages
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 About the Book 

A collection of papers that brings gender issues to the forefront of rural research. Focusing on the role of rural women and their position in family farming, the text addresses gender issues as they relate to rural households and agricultural science. Drawing on examples from around the world, the book provides a wealth of comparative material and covers a diverse range of topics from a feminist viewpoint including the rural labour process- social and political networks- family and property law- ecofeminism- environmental activism- biotechnology and more.