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The Resource Female well-being : toward a global theory of social change, Janet Mancini Billson and Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, editors

Female well-being : toward a global theory of social change, Janet Mancini Billson and Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, editors

Label
Female well-being : toward a global theory of social change
Title
Female well-being
Title remainder
toward a global theory of social change
Statement of responsibility
Janet Mancini Billson and Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This global survey starts from the belief that the significant transformations in women?s lives need to be fully documented and interpreted. It illustrates the critical challenges faced by women in the 20th century using original data from countries in every world region. The case studies are written by teams of scholars, educators, and policy analysts in Canada, the United States, Colombia, Iceland, the United Kingdom, Croatia, Japan, Bangladesh, Thailand, South Africa, Sudan, and Kenya. The catalysts for change in female well-being are identified from trends from 1900 to 2000 in infant morta
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
305.42/09/04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1154
LC item number
.F4415 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Billson, Janet Mancini
  • Fluehr-Lobban, Carolyn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women
  • Maternal and infant welfare
  • Women in development
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Maternal and infant welfare
  • Women
  • Women in development
  • Women
  • Internationaler Vergleich
  • Soziale Situation
  • Sozialer Wandel
  • Frau
Label
Female well-being : toward a global theory of social change, Janet Mancini Billson and Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Women in Canada: a century of struggle
  • Tess Hooks, Patrice Leclerc, Roderic Beaujot
  • Women in Colombia: 'you forge your path as you walk'
  • Elena Garcés de Eder, Adriana Marulanda Herrán
  • Women in Croatia: a continuity and change
  • Vesna Barilar, Željka Jelavić, Sandra Prlenda
  • Women in Iceland: strong women-myths and contradictions
  • Thorgerđur Einarsdóttir
  • Women in Japan: change and resistance to change
  • Masako Aiuchi [and others]
  • The twentieth century as a transformative time for women
  • Women in South Africa: crossing the great divides of race and gender
  • A.M. (Ria) van Niekerk, Jopie van Rooyen
  • Women in Sudan: resistance and survival
  • Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban
  • Women in Thailand: changing the paradigm of female well-being
  • Farung Mee-Udon, Ranee Itarat
  • Women in the United Kingdom: the impacts of immigration, 1900-2000
  • Erica Halvorsen, Heather Eggins
  • Women in the United States of America: the struggle for economic citizenship
  • Laura Khoury
  • Janet Mancini Billson, Caroly Fluehr-Lobban
  • Common challenges: factors that enhance or detract from female well-being
  • Janet Mancini Billson, Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban
  • Towards a gendered theory of social change
  • Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, Janet Mancini Billson
  • Towards a global female well-being
  • Janet Mancini Billson, Caroyln Fluehr-Lobban
  • The complexities of defining a female well-being
  • Janet Mancini Billson
  • A critique of social change theories
  • Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, Janet Mancini Billson
  • Women in Bangladesh: a journey in stages
  • Nasrin Sultana, Alema Karim
Control code
654333687
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 432 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281215949
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654333687
Label
Female well-being : toward a global theory of social change, Janet Mancini Billson and Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Women in Canada: a century of struggle
  • Tess Hooks, Patrice Leclerc, Roderic Beaujot
  • Women in Colombia: 'you forge your path as you walk'
  • Elena Garcés de Eder, Adriana Marulanda Herrán
  • Women in Croatia: a continuity and change
  • Vesna Barilar, Željka Jelavić, Sandra Prlenda
  • Women in Iceland: strong women-myths and contradictions
  • Thorgerđur Einarsdóttir
  • Women in Japan: change and resistance to change
  • Masako Aiuchi [and others]
  • The twentieth century as a transformative time for women
  • Women in South Africa: crossing the great divides of race and gender
  • A.M. (Ria) van Niekerk, Jopie van Rooyen
  • Women in Sudan: resistance and survival
  • Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban
  • Women in Thailand: changing the paradigm of female well-being
  • Farung Mee-Udon, Ranee Itarat
  • Women in the United Kingdom: the impacts of immigration, 1900-2000
  • Erica Halvorsen, Heather Eggins
  • Women in the United States of America: the struggle for economic citizenship
  • Laura Khoury
  • Janet Mancini Billson, Caroly Fluehr-Lobban
  • Common challenges: factors that enhance or detract from female well-being
  • Janet Mancini Billson, Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban
  • Towards a gendered theory of social change
  • Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, Janet Mancini Billson
  • Towards a global female well-being
  • Janet Mancini Billson, Caroyln Fluehr-Lobban
  • The complexities of defining a female well-being
  • Janet Mancini Billson
  • A critique of social change theories
  • Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, Janet Mancini Billson
  • Women in Bangladesh: a journey in stages
  • Nasrin Sultana, Alema Karim
Control code
654333687
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 432 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281215949
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654333687

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