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Gender, education, and development : beyond access to empowerment

Author: Christine Heward; Sheila S Bunwaree
Publisher: London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in USA exclusively by St. Martin's Press, 1999.
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"The improvement of female education is a top priority for educational policy-makers and for the development community. This book grounds the education of women and girls in the realities of their lives and experiences in diverse areas of the developing world. The chapters all draw on substantial experience in the field, giving a voice to groups of girls and women hitherto invisible. Many present new perspectives on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gender, education, and development.
London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in USA exclusively by St. Martin's Press, 1999
(OCoLC)669711384
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Heward; Sheila S Bunwaree
ISBN: 1856496317 9781856496315 1856496325 9781856496322
OCLC Number: 40193606
Description: xii, 223 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: the new discourses of gender, education and development / Christine Heward --
The impact of structural adjustment programmes in Africa and Latin America / Nelly P. Stromquist --
Girls and women in education and training in Papua New Guinea / Christine Fox --
The schooling of South African girls / Elaine Unterhalter --
Schooling and development: eroding Amazon women's knowledge and diversity / Sheila Aikman --
Girls and schooling in Ethiopia / Pauline Rose, Mercy Tembon --
Education, schooling and fertility in Niger / Shona Wynd --
Promoting education for girls in Tanzania / Stella Bendera --
Gender inequality: the Mauritian experience / Sheila Bunwaree --
Gender inequality in educational attainment in peninsular Malaysia / Suet-ling Pong --
Gender, education, development: Sri Lanka / Swarna Jayaweera --
From WID to GAD: experiences of education in Nepal / Mo Sibbons --
Closing the gender gap? The informal sector in Pakistan / Christine Heward.
Responsibility: edited by Christine Heward and Sheila Bunwaree.
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An examination of female education in its economical, political and cultural contexts in the developing world. The authors approach the education of women and girls from a human rights perspective,  Read more...

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