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The Resource Gender, development and care, edited by Deepta Chopra and Caroline Sweetman

Gender, development and care, edited by Deepta Chopra and Caroline Sweetman

Label
Gender, development and care
Title
Gender, development and care
Statement of responsibility
edited by Deepta Chopra and Caroline Sweetman
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Care is a social good; it not only sustains and reproduces society, but also underpins all development progress. Yet the vast majority of care work is done free, at home; and it is widely seen as a female responsibility. This gender division of labour has profound implications for women and girls - both in terms of their daily lives and options, and their status in society. Writers in this issue explore women's experience of care work in different contexts from a feminist perspective, highlighting the impact that care work has for their lives, choices and wellbeing. The goal is for care work to be divided fairly between the sexes, and between the household and other social institutions, including the state"--Back cover
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chopra, Deepta,
  • Sweetman, Caroline,
Series statement
Working in gender and development
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sexual division of labor
  • Women caregivers
  • Family policy
  • Developing countries
  • Family policy
  • Sexual division of labor
  • Social policy
  • Women caregivers
  • Developing countries
Label
Gender, development and care, edited by Deepta Chopra and Caroline Sweetman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published by Practical Action Publishing in association with Oxfam GB"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Public policies on water provision and early childhood education and care (ECEC): do they reduce and redistribute unpaid work?
  • Marzia Fontana,
  • Diane Elson
  • Policy advocacy for women's unpaid care work: comparing approaches and strategies in Nepal and Nigeria
  • Deepta Chopra,
  • Patience Ekeoba,
  • Zahrah Nesbitt-Ahmed,
  • Rachel Moussié,
  • Mona Sherpa
  • Not 'women's burden': how washing clothes and grinding corn became issues of social justice and development
  • Introduction to gender, development and care
  • Thalia Kidder,
  • Zahria Mapandi,
  • Hector Ortega
  • Transforming gender roles in domestic and caregiving work: preliminary findings from engaging fathers in maternal, newborn, and child health in Rwanda
  • Kate Doyle,
  • Jane Kato-Wallace,
  • Shamsi Kazimbaya,
  • Gary Barker
  • Valuing unpaid labour in community fair trade products: a Nicaraguan case study from The body shop international
  • Felicity Butler
  • Deepta Chopra,
  • Caring for people with intellectual disabilities in poor rural communities in Cambodia: experience from ADD international
  • Sylvie Cordier
  • Resources for gender, development and care
  • Liz Cooke
  • Caroline Sweetman
  • What is a transformative approach to care, and why do we need it?
  • Valeria Esquivel
  • What does care have to do with human rights? Analysing the impact on women's rights and gender equality
  • Magdalena Sepúlveda Carmona,
  • Kate Donald
Control code
1033655286
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
155 pages
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780447186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033655286
Label
Gender, development and care, edited by Deepta Chopra and Caroline Sweetman
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published by Practical Action Publishing in association with Oxfam GB"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Public policies on water provision and early childhood education and care (ECEC): do they reduce and redistribute unpaid work?
  • Marzia Fontana,
  • Diane Elson
  • Policy advocacy for women's unpaid care work: comparing approaches and strategies in Nepal and Nigeria
  • Deepta Chopra,
  • Patience Ekeoba,
  • Zahrah Nesbitt-Ahmed,
  • Rachel Moussié,
  • Mona Sherpa
  • Not 'women's burden': how washing clothes and grinding corn became issues of social justice and development
  • Introduction to gender, development and care
  • Thalia Kidder,
  • Zahria Mapandi,
  • Hector Ortega
  • Transforming gender roles in domestic and caregiving work: preliminary findings from engaging fathers in maternal, newborn, and child health in Rwanda
  • Kate Doyle,
  • Jane Kato-Wallace,
  • Shamsi Kazimbaya,
  • Gary Barker
  • Valuing unpaid labour in community fair trade products: a Nicaraguan case study from The body shop international
  • Felicity Butler
  • Deepta Chopra,
  • Caring for people with intellectual disabilities in poor rural communities in Cambodia: experience from ADD international
  • Sylvie Cordier
  • Resources for gender, development and care
  • Liz Cooke
  • Caroline Sweetman
  • What is a transformative approach to care, and why do we need it?
  • Valeria Esquivel
  • What does care have to do with human rights? Analysing the impact on women's rights and gender equality
  • Magdalena Sepúlveda Carmona,
  • Kate Donald
Control code
1033655286
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
155 pages
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780447186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033655286

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