Gender, Education and Development

Beyond Access to Empowerment

Christine Heward and Sheila Bunwaree

Gender, Education and Development

Christine Heward and Sheila Bunwaree

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240 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $41.95 ISBN: 9781856496322 Published January 1998 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introduction - Christine Heward and Sheila Bunwaree
Part 1: Changing Political Contexts
1. The Impact of Structural Adjustment Programmes on Gender and Household Educational Decision-Making: Evidence from Africa and Latin America - Nelly P. Stromquist
2. Listening to the Gendered Other: Participation of Girls and Women in Education and Training in Papua New Guinea - Christine Fox
3. The schooling of South African girls: Stories, statistics, and strategies - Elaine Unterhalter
4. Schooling and Development: Eroding Amazon Women‘s Knowledge and Diversity - Sheila Aikman
Part 2: Africa: Changing Family and Household Contexts
5. Girls and Schooling in Ethiopia - Pauline Rose and Mercy Tembon
6. Education, Schooling and Fertility in the Context of Niger - Shona Wynd
7. Moving Beyond Issues of Access and Equity in Promoting Education for Girls in Tanzania - Stella Bendera
Part 3: Middle Income Countries and the Labour Market
8. Gender Inequality: the Mauritian Experience - Sheila Bunwaree
9. Gender Inequality in Educational Attainment in Peninsular Malaysia - Suet-ling Pong
Part 4: South Asian Contrasts
10. Gender, Education and Development: Sri Lanka - Swarna Jayawaree
11. From WID to GAD: experiences of education in Nepal - Mo Sibbons
12. Closing the gender gap?: the informal sector in Pakistan - Christine Heward
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