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Title The myth of community : gender issues in participatory development / edited by Irene Guijt and Meera Kaul Shah.

Publication Info. London : Intermediate Technology Publications, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.42 M999M    Check Shelf
Description xx, 282 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Foreword / Robert Chambers -- 1. General Introduction: Waking up to power, process and conflict / Irene Guijt and Meera Kaul Shah -- 2. Living Up to the Empowerment Claim? The potential of PRA / Heaven Crawley -- 3. Assessing PRA for Implementing Gender and Development / Morag Humble -- 4. Gender, Participation and the Politics of Difference / Andrea Cornwall -- 5. Giving Space to Conflict in Training / Tessa Cousins -- 6. Problematics and Pointers about Participatory Research and Gender / Reginald Herbold Green -- 7. Learning about Participation from Gender Relations of Female Infanticide / Ranjani K. Murthy -- 8. Entering Women's World through Men's Eyes: using PRAP to sensitize men towards women's issues / Meena Bilgi -- 9. Brides have a Price: gender dimensions of objective-oriented project planning in Zimbabwe / Regine Debrabandere and Arnout Desmet -- 10. For a Pencil: sex and adolescence in peri-urban Lusaka / Sarah Degnan Kambov, Meera Kaul Shah and Gladys Nkhama.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Women in development -- Developing countries.
Economic development -- Citizen participation.
Community development -- Developing countries.
Women -- Developing countries -- Social conditions.
Women -- Developing countries -- Economic conditions.
Women in development.
Community development.
Added Author Guijt, Irene.
Shah, Meera Kaul.
ISBN 1853394211
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