An interdisciplinary reader of scholarship relevant to feminist political economy, the selections in this book cover such themes as: feminism and the history of economic thought, the function and consequences of the gender division of labor in the household, the significance of unpaid and...
To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge
Series: Critical Concepts in Economics
Edited by a leading scholar in the field, this is a new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Economics. It is a four-volume collection of historical and contemporary work in the flourishing field of feminist economics, an innovative and dynamic area of scholarship that...
Published November 23rd 2009 by Routledge
History, theory and policy
The past decade has witnessed a paradigm shift at the World Bank from a focus on structural adjustment to a focus on poverty reduction. As evidenced by the Bank’s 2001 report, Engendering Development: Through Rights, Resource and Voice, an increased attention to gender issues has been an important...
Published December 14th 2005 by Routledge
Series: Economics as Social Theory
Feminist economists have demonstrated that interrogating hierarchies based on gender, ethnicity, class and nation results in an economics that is biased and more faithful to empirical evidence than are mainstream accounts.This rigorous and comprehensive book examines many of the central...
Published April 2nd 2003 by Routledge