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    Engendering Civil Society: Oil, Women Groups and Resource Conflicts in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria

    Ikelegbe, Augustine. 2005. “Engendering Civil Society: Oil, Women Groups and Resource Conflicts in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria.” The Journal of Modern African Studies 43 (2): 241–70. doi:10.2307/3876206.

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    Topics: Civil Society, Economies, Poverty, Extractive Industries, Gender, Women, Gendered Power Relations, Governance, Justice, Multi-national Corporations, NGOs, Nonviolence, Peacebuilding, Political Participation Regions: Africa, West Africa Countries: Nigeria

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    Onward with the Cordillera Indigenous Women’s Struggle for Liberation, Democracy, and Self-Determination

    Castro-Palaganas, Erlinda. 2010. “Onward with the Cordillera Indigenous Women’s Struggle for Liberation, Democracy, and Self-Determination.” Signs 35 (3): 550–58.

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    Topics: Civil Society, Coloniality/Post-Coloniality, Displacement & Migration, Economies, Poverty, Extractive Industries, Gender, International Organizations, Land grabbing, Military Forces & Armed Groups, Militarism, Multi-national Corporations, NGOs, Political Participation, Rights, Human Rights, Indigenous Rights, Land Rights, Property Rights, Women's Rights, Violence Regions: Asia, Southeast Asia Countries: Philippines

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    Promises of Peace and Development: Mining and Violence in Guatemala

    Caxaj, C. Susana, Helene Berman, Jean-Paul Restoule, Colleen Varcoe, and Susan L. Ray. 2013. "Promises of Peace and Development: Mining and Violence in Guatemala." Advances in Nursing Science 36 (3): 213-28.

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    Topics: Coloniality/Post-Coloniality, Development, Economies, Economic Inequality, Poverty, Ethnicity, Extractive Industries, Gender, Gendered Power Relations, Gender Equality/Inequality, Genocide, Globalization, Health, Households, Livelihoods, Multi-national Corporations, Post-Conflict, Race, Rights, Human Rights, Indigenous Rights, Land Rights, Women's Rights, Violence Regions: Americas, Central America Countries: Guatemala Keywords: colonialism, conflict, dispossession, indigenous health, mining, peace, poverty

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    Gender Equality as Smart Economics? A Critique of the 2012 World Development Report

    Roberts, Adrienne, and Susan Soederberg. 2012. “Gender Equality as Smart Economics: A Critique of the 2012 World Development Report.” Third World Quarterly 33 (5): 949–68.

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    Topics: Development, Economies, Economic Inequality, Poverty, Gender, Women, Gendered Power Relations, Gender Equality/Inequality, International Financial Institutions, Multi-national Corporations, Political Economies

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    Lipstick evangelism: Avon trading circles and gender empowerment in South Africa

    Dolan, Catherine, and Linda Scott. 2009. “Lipstick Evangelism: Avon Trading Circles and Gender Empowerment in South Africa.” Gender and Development 17 (2): 203–18.

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    Topics: Development, Economies, Poverty, Gender, Women, Gendered Power Relations, Gender Equity, Multi-national Corporations Regions: Africa, Southern Africa Countries: South Africa Keywords: gender empowerment, poverty reduction, consumer goods, partnerships, markets

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    The ‘Girl Effect’ and martial arts: social entrepreneurship and sport, gender and development in Uganda

    Hayhurst, Lyndsay M. C. 2014. “The 'Girl Effect’ and Martial Arts: Social Entrepreneurship and Sport, Gender and Development in Uganda.” Gender, Place and Culture 21 (3): 297–315.

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    Topics: Development, Economies, Poverty, Gender, Girls, Gendered Power Relations, Gender Equality/Inequality, International Organizations, Multi-national Corporations, NGOs Regions: Africa, East Africa, Europe, Western Europe Countries: Uganda Keywords: social entrepreneurship, sport for development, gender and development, neoliberalism, Girl Effect

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    The Political Economy of ‘Transnational Business Feminism’: Problematizing the Corporate-Led Gender Equality Agenda

    Roberts, Adrienne. 2015. “The Political Economy of ‘Transnational Business Feminism’: Problematizing the Corporate-led Gender Equality Agenda.” International Feminist Journal of Politics 17 (2): 209–31.

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    Topics: Development, Economies, Poverty, Feminisms, Gender, Women, Femininity/ies, Gendered Power Relations, Gender Equality/Inequality, International Financial Institutions, International Organizations, Multi-national Corporations, NGOs, Political Economies Keywords: transnational business feminism, feminist IPE, feminist historical materialism, the business case for gender equality, World Bank, social reproduction, the Girl Effect

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    Oil, Gender and Agricultural Child Labour in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria: Implications for Sustainable Development

    Joseph-Obi, Chioma. 2011. “Oil, Gender and Agricultural Child Labour in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria: Implications for Sustainable Development.” Gender & Behaviour 9 (2): 4072–99.

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    Topics: Agriculture, Displacement & Migration, Migration, Economies, Poverty, Environment, Extractive Industries, Feminisms, Gender, Women, Girls, Health, Households, Livelihoods, Sexual livelihoods, Military Forces & Armed Groups, Multi-national Corporations, Violence Regions: Africa, West Africa Countries: Nigeria Keywords: gender, Agricultural child labour, Niger Delta, poverty, oil, multinationals

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    Capital’s New Frontier: From “Unusable” Economies to Bottom-of-the-Pyramid Markets in Africa

    Dolan, Catherine, and Kate Roll. 2013. "Capital’s New Frontier: From “Unusable” Economies to Bottom-of-the-Pyramid Markets in Africa." African Studies Review 56 (3): 123-46.

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    Topics: Development, Economies, Poverty, Globalization, International Organizations, Multi-national Corporations Regions: Africa Keywords: Bottom of pyramid, consumption, entrepreneurship, enterprise, international development

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    Women’s Responses to State Violence in the Niger Delta

    Ekine, Sokari. 2008. “Women’s Responses to State Violence in the Niger Delta.” Feminist Africa 10: 67–83.

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    Topics: Armed Conflict, Civil Wars, Civil Society, Corruption, Democracy / Democratization, Development, Economies, Economic Inequality, Poverty, Environment, Extractive Industries, Gender, Women, Femininity/ies, Gender-Based Violence, Gendered Power Relations, Gender Equality/Inequality, Governance, Military Forces & Armed Groups, Militaries, Militarism, Multi-national Corporations, Peacebuilding, Post-Conflict, Security, Human Security Regions: Africa, West Africa Countries: Nigeria

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