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The Resource Women, gender and disaster : global issues and initiatives, edited by Elaine Enarson, P.G. Dhar Chakrabarti

Women, gender and disaster : global issues and initiatives, edited by Elaine Enarson, P.G. Dhar Chakrabarti

Label
Women, gender and disaster : global issues and initiatives
Title
Women, gender and disaster
Title remainder
global issues and initiatives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elaine Enarson, P.G. Dhar Chakrabarti
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Women, Gender and Disaster: Global Issues and Initiatives examines gender within the context of disaster risk management. It argues for gender mainstreaming as an effective strategy towards achieving disaster risk reduction and mitigating post-disaster gender disparity. Highlighting that gender inequalities pervade all aspects of life, it analyses the failure to implement inclusive and gender-sensitive approaches to relief and rehabilitation work. While examining positive strategies for change, the collection focuses on women's knowledge, capabilities, leadership and experience in community re
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.34/8082
Index
index present
LC call number
HV553
LC item number
.W63 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Enarson, Elaine Pitt
  • Dhar Chakrabarti, P. G
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Emergency management
  • Women
  • Sex role
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Disasters
  • Emergency management
  • Sex role
  • Women
Label
Women, gender and disaster : global issues and initiatives, edited by Elaine Enarson, P.G. Dhar Chakrabarti
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Tables, Figures and Boxes; Foreword; Preface; Part One: Understanding Gender Relations in Disaster; 1 -- Sex, Gender and Gender Relations in Disasters; 2 -- A Gender Perspective on Disaster Risk Reduction; 3 -- Let's Share the Stage: Involving Men in Gender Equality and Disaster Risk Reduction; 4 -- Organising for Risk Reduction: The Honolulu Call to Action; Part Two: Gendered Challenges and Responses in Disasters; 5 -- Reducing Disaster Risk through Community Resilience in the Himalayas
Control code
593310175
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 380 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132104803
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593310175
Label
Women, gender and disaster : global issues and initiatives, edited by Elaine Enarson, P.G. Dhar Chakrabarti
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Tables, Figures and Boxes; Foreword; Preface; Part One: Understanding Gender Relations in Disaster; 1 -- Sex, Gender and Gender Relations in Disasters; 2 -- A Gender Perspective on Disaster Risk Reduction; 3 -- Let's Share the Stage: Involving Men in Gender Equality and Disaster Risk Reduction; 4 -- Organising for Risk Reduction: The Honolulu Call to Action; Part Two: Gendered Challenges and Responses in Disasters; 5 -- Reducing Disaster Risk through Community Resilience in the Himalayas
Control code
593310175
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 380 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132104803
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593310175

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