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The Resource Women, land & power in Asia, editors, Govind Kelkar, Maithreyi Krishnaraj

Women, land & power in Asia, editors, Govind Kelkar, Maithreyi Krishnaraj

Label
Women, land & power in Asia
Title
Women, land & power in Asia
Statement of responsibility
editors, Govind Kelkar, Maithreyi Krishnaraj
Title variation
Women, land and power in Asia
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BWX
Dewey number
331.483095
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1236.5.A78
LC item number
W66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Women, land & power in Asia, editors, Govind Kelkar, Maithreyi Krishnaraj
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Govind Kelkar and Maithreyi Krishnaraj -- Part I. Land rights for the farming women in Asia: 1. Policy formulation, law reform and women's property rights in South Asia / Savitri Goonesekere -- 2. Gender asset gaps and land rights in the context of the Asia-Pacific region / Rajini Menon and Preet Rustagi -- 3. Gender and productive assets: implications for women's economic security and productivity / Govind Kelkar -- Part II: 4. Women's ownership rights and access to land in Bangladesh / Sadeka Halim -- 5. Women's land rights in China: an unpromising future / Wang Yunxian -- 6. Gender and productive resources: Nepal's case of landownership / Ganesh Gurung -- 7. Women's land use knowledge and entitlement in Swidden agriculture / Govind Kelkar and Lily Wangchuk -- 8. Rules and norms in women's access to productive resources: ponds in Bangladesh / Dev Nathan and Rownok Jahan -- 9. Gender and livestock in Nagaland / Rosemary Dzuvichu -- 10. Mal Chhe to Mobho Chhe: livestock is dignity for us / Lalji Desai -- Part III. Women's entitlement to land and productive assets in India: 11. The status of indigenous women and land rights in Jharkhand / Samar Bosu Mullick -- 12. Land, livestock and the rights of women in rural India / N.C. Saxena -- 13. Women's entitlement to land and livestock in matrilineal Meghalay / Patricia Mukhim -- 14. Changing context of women's entitlement to land in Gujarat / Meera Velayudhan -- 15. Women's landownership in Gujarat: what has worked and what needs to be looked at! / Sejal Dave -- 16. Women and land rights in Maharashtra / Seema Kulkarni -- 17. Resistance and struggle for survival: access, control and ownership of poor and Dalit women to land in Andhra Pradesh / V. Rukmini Rao -- 18. Women's entitlements to land: grassroots strategies for legitimising claims / Nitya Rao
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 388 p.
Isbn
9780415662147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn843530755
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn858190379
Label
Women, land & power in Asia, editors, Govind Kelkar, Maithreyi Krishnaraj
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Govind Kelkar and Maithreyi Krishnaraj -- Part I. Land rights for the farming women in Asia: 1. Policy formulation, law reform and women's property rights in South Asia / Savitri Goonesekere -- 2. Gender asset gaps and land rights in the context of the Asia-Pacific region / Rajini Menon and Preet Rustagi -- 3. Gender and productive assets: implications for women's economic security and productivity / Govind Kelkar -- Part II: 4. Women's ownership rights and access to land in Bangladesh / Sadeka Halim -- 5. Women's land rights in China: an unpromising future / Wang Yunxian -- 6. Gender and productive resources: Nepal's case of landownership / Ganesh Gurung -- 7. Women's land use knowledge and entitlement in Swidden agriculture / Govind Kelkar and Lily Wangchuk -- 8. Rules and norms in women's access to productive resources: ponds in Bangladesh / Dev Nathan and Rownok Jahan -- 9. Gender and livestock in Nagaland / Rosemary Dzuvichu -- 10. Mal Chhe to Mobho Chhe: livestock is dignity for us / Lalji Desai -- Part III. Women's entitlement to land and productive assets in India: 11. The status of indigenous women and land rights in Jharkhand / Samar Bosu Mullick -- 12. Land, livestock and the rights of women in rural India / N.C. Saxena -- 13. Women's entitlement to land and livestock in matrilineal Meghalay / Patricia Mukhim -- 14. Changing context of women's entitlement to land in Gujarat / Meera Velayudhan -- 15. Women's landownership in Gujarat: what has worked and what needs to be looked at! / Sejal Dave -- 16. Women and land rights in Maharashtra / Seema Kulkarni -- 17. Resistance and struggle for survival: access, control and ownership of poor and Dalit women to land in Andhra Pradesh / V. Rukmini Rao -- 18. Women's entitlements to land: grassroots strategies for legitimising claims / Nitya Rao
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 388 p.
Isbn
9780415662147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn843530755
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn858190379

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