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Poverty, Gender and Migration (Women and Migration in Asia, V. 2) (Women and Migration in Asia)

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Published by Sage Publications Pvt. Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immigration & emigration,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women migrant labor,
  • Social Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Women immigrants,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social conditions,
  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • Poverty,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • ASIA,
  • Sex discrimination against women

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSadhna Arya (Editor), Anupama Roy (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8029682M
    ISBN 100761934588
    ISBN 109780761934585

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Poverty, Gender and Migration (Women and Migration in Asia, V. 2) (Women and Migration in Asia) Download PDF EPUB FB2

While gender provides the conceptual tool for mapping differential experiences of social reality, by identifying poverty and migration as significant axes around which social relations and processes unfold, the volume unravels the complex layers of needs, networks and choices that come into play in poverty-driven migration.

This book “Poverty, Gender and Migration” is a part or volume of “Women and Migration in Asia” emerged from the ongoing programme on gender perspective in Asia located at the Developing Countries Research Centre, University of Delhi.4/5(1).

The book, therefore, is a necessary reading for all those concerned: academicians, researchers, policy makers and activists. Series editor as well as the volume editors deserves congratulation on bringing out the indispensable volume/s on the subject of gender and : Paperback.

The International Handbook of Gender and Poverty: Concepts, Research, Policy family, age, race, migration, assets, paid and unpaid work, health, sexuality, human rights, and conflict and violence.

The Gender and Migration book also provides up-to-the-minute reflections on how to theorise, measure and represent the connections between gender and poverty 5/5(2). The only way that poverty rates would then differ between men and women is that the gender breakdown differs according to consumption or income per person (or per equivalent single adult).

There are ways that this can happen, by the departure of adult men from poor families, either through selective mortality or migration/dissolution. Get this from a library.

Poverty, gender and migration. [Sadhna Arya; Anupama Roy;] -- Papers presented at the International Conference on Women and Migration in Asia, held at New Delhi in December Gender and Poverty Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Social Policy 18(03) - July with 3, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Migration has historically been a source of opportunities for people to improve their lives and those of their families. Today, the large differences in income between places-particularly countries-continue to motivate individuals to escape poverty through migration. The potential advantages of migration for sending countries are numerous.

Conversely, migration may be a route into continuing gender-based discrimination, because women become isolated from their support systems.

This title is one of an archive of Oxfam books that has been made available for historical research and study, and may not reflect Oxfam’s current policy or practice on the issues discussed.

Introduction. InPresident Lyndon Johnson launched the War on poverty with the goal of eliminating poverty in the United States.

Since that. Book Description. Serious research into the problematic and contested relationship between notions of gender, poverty, and development continues to blossom.

Indeed, the work of scholars in this cross-disciplinary field supports numerous international journals. return to the source country they may be faced with broken families, illness and poverty.

Gender and migration in the development context 1 Although migration is only now emerging as a development issue, migration may lead to development in receiving communities through the contribution of labour and skills.

On the other hand, remittances. Poverty, Globalisation and Gendered Labour Migration in Nepal Jagannath Adhikari 5. Migration,Gender and Poverty: Family as the Missing Link Arjan de Haan 6. Power, Culture and Resources in Gendered Seasonal Migration from Santal Parganas Nitya Rao 7.

Adivasis, Gender and Migrations: Re-situating Women of Jharkhand Shashank Shekhar Sinha 8. possibly the most comprehensive contribution to a detailed and thorough analysis of gendered dimensions of international poverty contexts, causes, and consequences ever brought together into one volume.

Gender and Development I recommend this book t. The volume on ‘Poverty, Gender and Migration’ focuses on the relationship between state policies and poverty, and the manner in which shifts in state policies bring about corresponding changes in patterns of migration.

is published in Gender & Society, Violence against Women and the Indian Journal of Gender Studies. Her book, Speaking.

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Poverty, Gender and Old Age: Pension Models in Costa Rica and Chile Monica Budowski Gender, Poverty and Pensions in the United Kingdom Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou and Athina Vlachantoni PART IV: GENDER, ‘RACE’ AND MIGRATION Assessing Poverty, Gender and Well-being in ‘Northern’ Indigenous Communities Janet Hunt This book will help redefine and revitalise the field of gender and development.' Professor Nancy Folbre, Department of Economics, University of Massachusetts, USA In the interests of contextualising (and nuancing) the multiple interrelations between gender and poverty, Sylvia Chant has gathered writings on diverse aspects of the subject from a.

Gender, Conflict and Migration by Navnita Chadha Behera,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Book > Academic Books > Sociology of Migration × × × Create a flyer for "Poverty, Gender and Migration" Please select from the following options what you would like to be included in the flyer.

Table of Contents. Features/New to this edition. Reviews available to include on your flyer. ‘Poverty, Gender and Human Trafficking: Rethinking Best Practices in Migration Management’ is the first publication of the UNESCO Poverty series. This series intends to provide food for thought in understanding poverty as a human rights issue and in proposing paths for action through scientific research on contemporary issues.Drawing on Human Capital, Demographic and Immigration explanations for gender inequality in multi-ethnic societies, the primary objectives of this paper have been to describe the poverty status of 14 race–gender groups and to assess the extent to which the gender poverty gap among the various racial and ethnic groups are linked to gender Cited by: 'An outstanding examination of the intersections of migration, class, gender and racialization, Migration and Inequality is an important contribution to migration studies.

Tanja Bastia’s comprehensive introduction and the book’s well-written and far ranging articles advance existing analyses of the relationship between globalization and.