Women Reclaiming Sustainable Livelihoods: Spaces Lost, Spaces Gained


Harcourt, Wendy, ed. 2012. Women Reclaiming Sustainable Livelihoods: Spaces Lost, Spaces Gained. London: Palgrave Macmillan UK. http://link.springer.com/10.1057/9781137022349.

Author: Wendy Harcourt


This volume highlights women's work sustaining local economies and environments, particularly in response to the current food, fuel and climate crises. It includes women's role in the green entrepreneurship, women's reproductive and productive work in the care economy, and a further examination of eco feminist debates.

Topics: Development, Economies, Environment, Climate Change, Environmental Disasters, Feminisms, Gender, Women, Globalization, Livelihoods, Political Economies

Year: 2012

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