The Resource Women wielding the hoe : lessons from rural Africa for feminist theory and development practice, edited by Deborah Fahy Bryceson

Women wielding the hoe : lessons from rural Africa for feminist theory and development practice, edited by Deborah Fahy Bryceson

Label
Women wielding the hoe : lessons from rural Africa for feminist theory and development practice
Title
Women wielding the hoe
Title remainder
lessons from rural Africa for feminist theory and development practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Deborah Fahy Bryceson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
305.42/0967
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1787
LC item number
.W67 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cross-cultural perspectives on women,
Series volume
vol. 16
Label
Women wielding the hoe : lessons from rural Africa for feminist theory and development practice, edited by Deborah Fahy Bryceson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • 1. African Women Hoe Cultivators: Speculative Origins and Current Enigmas / Deborah Fahy Bryceson -- 2. Women's Farming and Present Ethnography: Perspectives on a Nigerian Restudy / Jane I. Guyer -- 3. Down to Fundamentals: Women-centered Hearth-holds in Rural West Africa / Felicia I. Ekejiuba -- 4. Myth of the African Family in the World of Development / Bridget O'Laughlin -- 5. Uses and Abuses of the Concept of 'Female-headed Households' in Research on Agrarian Transformation and Policy / Pauline E. Peters -- 6. Women's Workload and Reproductive Stress / Han Bantje -- 7. 'Children are Our Wealth and We Want Them': A Difficult Pregnancy on Northern Mafia Island, Tanzania / Pat Caplan -- 8. Mothers, Healers and Farmers in Congo / Marie-Claude Dupre -- 9. What Women Can Do: AIDS Crisis Management in Uganda / Christine Obbo -- 10. Must Women Work Together? Development Agency Assumptions versus Changing Relations of Production in Southern Malawi Households / Jean Davison
  • 11. Wishful Thinking: Theory and Practice of Western Donor Efforts to Raise Women's Status in Rural Africa / Deborah Fahy Bryceson -- 12. Documenting Women's Views through Participatory Research: Diaries of Daily Activities in Rural Zambia / Else Skjonsberg -- 13. Truth in Fantasy: Story-telling with and about Women in Msoga Village, Tanzania / Ulla Vuorela -- 14. Burying the Hoe? / Deborah Fahy Bryceson
Control code
96115841
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 282 p.
Isbn
9781859730683
Lccn
96115841
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