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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
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BWX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelkar, Govind
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Krishna Raj, Maithreyi
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rural women
  • Women in agriculture
  • Women and land use planning
  • Women in rural development
  • Right of property
  • Women's rights
Label
Women, land & power in Asia, editors, Govind Kelkar, Maithreyi Krishnaraj
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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
Control code
FIEb17328950
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 388 pages
Isbn
9780415662147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)871397961
Label
Women, land & power in Asia, editors, Govind Kelkar, Maithreyi Krishnaraj
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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
Control code
FIEb17328950
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 388 pages
Isbn
9780415662147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)871397961

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