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The Resource The gender politics of development : essays in hope and despair, Shirin M. Rai

The gender politics of development : essays in hope and despair, Shirin M. Rai

Label
The gender politics of development : essays in hope and despair
Title
The gender politics of development
Title remainder
essays in hope and despair
Statement of responsibility
Shirin M. Rai
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides a comprehensive assessment of how gender politics has emerged and developed in post-colonial states. It argues that the gendered way in which nationalist statebuilding occured created deep fissures and pressures for development
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rai, Shirin
Dewey number
305.42
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1240
LC item number
.R353 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in development
  • Women
  • Feminism
  • Women
  • Women
  • Democratization
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Democratization
  • Feminism
  • Women in development
  • Women
  • Developing countries
  • India
  • Ontwikkelingsproblematiek
  • Vrouwen
  • Participatie
  • Postkolonialisme
  • Ontwikkelingslanden
  • Kvinnor i politiken
  • Jämställdhetspolitik
  • Demokratisering
  • Statsbildning
  • U-länder
Label
The gender politics of development : essays in hope and despair, Shirin M. Rai
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-208) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
<Ul><li>Acknowledgements</li><li>Introduction</li><li>1. Nationalism and Nation-Building</li><li>2. Women and the Postcolonial State</li><li>3. Theorising Gender and Democratisation</li><li>4. Mainstreaming Gender, Democratizing the State?</li><li>5. Quotas in Context</li><li>6. Feminizing Global Governance</li><li>7. Knowledge and/as Power</li><li>8. Networking across Borders</li><li>Conclusion -- What Hopes, Why Despair?</li><li>Notes</li><li>Bibliography</li><li>Index</li></ul>
Control code
314404315
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848132375
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3-017-9781848132375
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)314404315
Label
The gender politics of development : essays in hope and despair, Shirin M. Rai
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-208) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
<Ul><li>Acknowledgements</li><li>Introduction</li><li>1. Nationalism and Nation-Building</li><li>2. Women and the Postcolonial State</li><li>3. Theorising Gender and Democratisation</li><li>4. Mainstreaming Gender, Democratizing the State?</li><li>5. Quotas in Context</li><li>6. Feminizing Global Governance</li><li>7. Knowledge and/as Power</li><li>8. Networking across Borders</li><li>Conclusion -- What Hopes, Why Despair?</li><li>Notes</li><li>Bibliography</li><li>Index</li></ul>
Control code
314404315
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848132375
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3-017-9781848132375
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)314404315

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