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- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 55.95
This important new book brings together gender studies and sexuality studies to provide original and critical insights into processes of identity formation in a wide range of sport-related contexts. The authors draw on contemporary debates concerning gender and identity from a range of disciplines including sociology, social and cultural geography,... more...
- International Development Research Centre 2007; US$ 10.00
Although there have been notable gains for women globally in the last few decades, gender inequality and gender-based inequities continue to impinge upon girls? and women?s ability to realize their rights and their full potential as citizens and equal partners in decision-making and development. In fact, for every right that has been established, there... more...
- International Development Research Centre 2008; US$ 30.00
Si bien en las últimas décadas ha habido avances significativos para la mujer en el plano mundial, desigualdades e injusticias por razones de género siguen afectando la capacidad de niñas y mujeres para ejercer sus derechos y realizar su pleno potencial como ciudadanas en igualdad de condiciones en la toma de decisiones y el desarrollo.... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 199.00
The collection of articles in this edited volume spotlights new directions in research and public policy. The focus on health and social care and academia allows to access change 'in action', because these fields face rapid transformations. Across countries there is an increasing scepticism on the self-governing capacity of professions to act... more...
- International Labour Office 2003; US$ 29.95
Comprises five papers which examine the gender dimensions of social security reform undertaken in the context of political and economic transformation in three EU accession countries. Focuses on reforms in family benefits and retirement and survivors pensions. Includes findings of a study of the impact of the reforms on womens employment... more...
- ECW Press 2001; US$ 11.95
The Laidlaw Foundation was established in 1949 by Walter and Robert Laidlaw, sons of the founder of the R. Laidlaw Lumber Company. This book is a history of the Laidlaw family, how it amassed money, and why the brothers decided to disperse it as they did. more...
- SAGE India 2008; US$ 29.95
What is the diversity of perspectives on sex work in India today? This edited. volume addresses this question through its sections on feminist discourse, ethnographic. studies, socio-economic-legal-health frameworks and cultural reflections. The first section explores the space for women in prostitution within mainstream. feminist discourse in India,... more...
- International Development Research Centre 1996; US$ 30.00
Dans ce livre qui fait date, le Groupe mandaté par les Nations Unies présente les politiques qui, selon lui, devraient être appliquées aux programmes nationaux de la science et de la technologie. Ces politiques visent à ouvrir aux femmes un accès à la science et à la technologie égal à celui des hommes et à les en faire profiter autant qu'eux.... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 100.00
This book demonstrates the integral nature of gendered issues and feminist frameworks for a comprehensive understanding of contemporary IR. It uses feminist frameworks and research to both uncover and reflect upon gender and global politics in the contemporary Asia-Pacific. more...
- World Bank Publications 2009; US$ 9.99
This handy pocket guide is a quick reference for users interested in the gender statistics. It presents gender-disaggregated data for more than 200 countries in an easy country-by-country reference on demography, education, health, labor force, political participation and the Millennium Development Goals. The book's summary pages cover regional... more...