Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
Library,Documentation and Information Science Division

“A research journal serves that narrow

borderland which separates the known from the unknown”

-P.C.Mahalanobis


Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Gender and natural resource management [electronic resource] : livelihoods, mobility and interventions / edited by Bernadette P. Resurreccion and Rebecca Elmhirst.

By: International Conference on Gender, Globalization, and Public Policy (2004 : Asian Institute of Technology).
Contributor(s): Resurreccion, Babette P | Elmhirst, Rebecca.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2008Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 268 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781849771436 (electronic bk.); 184977143X (electronic bk.); 9781435657571 (electronic bk.); 1435657578 (electronic bk.); 9781552503980 (e-version); 1552503984 (e-version).Subject(s): Natural resources -- Asia -- Management -- Congresses | Women and the environment -- Asia -- Congresses | Ecofeminism -- Asia -- Congresses | NATURE -- Natural Resources | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Environmental Economics | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Green Business | Ressourcen�okonomie | Feminismus | AsienGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gender and natural resource management.DDC classification: 333.7082 Online resources: EBSCOhost | EBSCOhost
Contents:
List of Figures, Tables and Boxes; List of Contributors; Preface; List of Acronyms and Abbreviations; Introduction; Part 1 Contextualizing Gender and Natural Resource Governance in Neo-liberal Times; Part 2 Gender Interventions: Targeting Women in Sustainable Development Projects; Part 3 Responding to Intervention: Gender, Knowledge and Authority; Index.
Summary: This book is about the gender dimensions of natural resource exploitation and management, with a focus on South and Southeast Asia. It provides an exploration of the uneasy negotiations between theory, policy and practice that are often evident within the realm of gender, environment and natural resource management, especially where gender is understood as a political, negotiated and contested element of social relationships. It offers a critical feminist perspective on gender relations and natural resource management in the context of contemporary policy concerns: decentralized governance, th.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
No physical items for this record

In association with the International Institute for Environment and Development.

A collection of papers evolved from a panel on gender, environment, and natural resource management at the EU-Asia Link Project's International Conference on Gender, Globalization, and Public Policy at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Thailand in May 2004, with some chapters substantially revised versions of papers presented there and others contributed subsequent to the conference.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

List of Figures, Tables and Boxes; List of Contributors; Preface; List of Acronyms and Abbreviations; Introduction; Part 1 Contextualizing Gender and Natural Resource Governance in Neo-liberal Times; Part 2 Gender Interventions: Targeting Women in Sustainable Development Projects; Part 3 Responding to Intervention: Gender, Knowledge and Authority; Index.

This book is about the gender dimensions of natural resource exploitation and management, with a focus on South and Southeast Asia. It provides an exploration of the uneasy negotiations between theory, policy and practice that are often evident within the realm of gender, environment and natural resource management, especially where gender is understood as a political, negotiated and contested element of social relationships. It offers a critical feminist perspective on gender relations and natural resource management in the context of contemporary policy concerns: decentralized governance, th.

Description based on print version record.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.
Library, Documentation and Information Science Division, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B T Road, Kolkata 700108, INDIA
Phone no. 91-33-2575 2100, Fax no. 91-33-2578 1412, ksatpathy@isical.ac.in


Visitor Counter