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Gender & Development

Call No. B17057 / UNU
Title: Gender and cooperative conflicts
Author: Sen, Amartya Kumar
Year of Publication: 1987
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /GENDER RESEARCH//SOCIAL CONFLICT/

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Call No. B17107 / UNU
Title: Justice, gender and international boundaries
Author: O'Neill, Onora
Year of Publication: 1989
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /JUSTICE//GENDER EQUALITY/

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Call No. B17007 / UNU
Title: Gender, development, and policy : toward equity and empowerment
Author: Moghadam, Valentine M.
Year of Publication: 1990
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /GENDER RESEARCH//DEVELOPMENT POLICY//WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT/

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Call No. B17010 / UNU
Title: Privatization and democratization in Central and Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union : the

gender dimension
Author: Moghadam, Valentine M.
Year of Publication: 1992
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /GENDER RESEARCH//EASTERN EUROPE//SOCIAL

CONDITIONS//CONGRESSES//EMPLOYMENT//WOMEN IN POLITICS//FEMINISM//SOCIAL

CONDITIONS//POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT/

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Call No. B17012 / UNU
Title: Gender and the development process in a changing global environment : results of the

UNU-WIDER Research Programme on Women and Development
Author: Moghadam, Valentine M.
Year of Publication: 1993
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /GENDER MAINSTREAMING//DEVELOPMENT/

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Call No. B23903 / UNU
Title: Gender and national identity : women and politics in Muslim societies
Author: Moghadam, Valentine M. ed.
Year of Publication: 1994
Publisher: Zed Books / Oxford University Press
Remarks: Published for the UNU-WIDER.
Keyword: /GENDER//NATIONALISM//MUSLIMS//WOMEN//ALGERIA//BANGLADESH//AFGHANISTAN/
  /IRAN//PALESTINIANS/
 

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Call No. B23904 / UNU
Title: Identity politics and women : cultural reassertions and feminisms in international perspective
Author: Moghadam, Valentine M. ed.
Year of Publication: 1994
Publisher: Westview Press
Remarks: The chapters in this book were prepared for the UNU-WIDER.
Keyword: /FEMINISM//NATIONALISM//CULTURAL IDENTITY//ISLAM//HINDUS//ZIONISM/
 

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Call No. B17176 / UNU
Title: Gender aspects of urban economic growth and development
Author: Chant, Sylvia H.
Year of Publication: 1997
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /GENDER//URBAN DEVELOPMENT//ECONOMIC GROWTH/

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Call No. B15587 / UNU
Title: Women and kinship : comparative perspectives on gender in South and South-East Asia
Author: Dube, Leela
Year of Publication: 1997
Publisher: UNU Press
Remarks: The countries the author studies in detail are India, bangladesh, Indonesia, Malaysia, Nepal,
  Pakistan, the Philippines and Thailand which between them represent Hinduism, Islan,
  Buddhism and Christianity.
Keyword: GENDER RESEARCH//KINSHIP//COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS//SOUTH ASIA//SOUTHEAST ASIA/
 

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Call No. B22052 / UNU
Title: Group functioning and community forestry in South Asia : A gender analysis and conceptual

framework
Author: Agarwal, Bina
Year of Publication: 2000
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /FORESTRY WORKERS//SOUTH ASIA//GENDER/
Online full text: http://archive.unu.edu/hq/library/Collection/PDF_files/WIDER/WIDERwp172.pdf

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Call No. B23383 / UNU
Title: Financing for development : proposals from business and civil society
Author: Herman, Barry ed. / Pietracci, Federica ed. / Sharma, Krishnan ed.
Year of Publication: 2001
Publisher: UNU Press
Remarks: The editors are part of the United Nations Secretariat team servicing the Financing for
  Development Conference at the United Nations.
Keyword: /DEVELOPMENT FINANCE//DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE//FOREIGN DIRECT
  INVESTMENT//MICROCREDIT//BUSINESS//GENDER//CIVIL SOCIETY/

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Call No. B23902 / UNU
Title: Why engendering PRSPs reduces poverty, and the case of Rwanda
Author: Zuckerman, Elaine
Year of Publication: 2001
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Remarks: PRSPs: Poverty reduction strategy papers.
Keyword: /GENDER//POVERTY MITIGATION//WOMEN IN

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Gender; Africa; Middle East

Call No. B17655 / UNU
Title: La femme et la loi en Algerie
Language: French
Author: Nouredine, Saadi
Year of Publication: 1991
Publisher: Editions le fennec / UNU-WIDER
Remarks: UNU-WIDER study. Collection editor : Fatima Mernissi
Keyword: /WOMEN//LAW//ALGERIA/

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Call No. B17656 / UNU
Title: La femme et la loi au Maroc
Language: French
Author: Moulay R'chid, Abderrazak
Year of Publication: 1991
Publisher: Editions le fennec
Remarks: UNU-WIDER study. Collection editor: Fatima Mernissi
Keyword: /WOMEN//LAW//MOROCCO/

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Call No. B17657 / UNU
Title: La femme et la loi en tunisie
Language: French
Author: Chamari, Alya Cherif
Year of Publication: 1991
Publisher: Editions le fennec / UNU-WIDER
Remarks: UNU-WIDER study. Collection editor: Fatima Mernissi
Keyword: /WOMEN//LAW//TUNISIA/

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Call No. B17658 / UNU
Title: Al maruat, Attaharrour, Alibdaa
Language: Arabic
Author: Said, Khalida
Year of Publication: 1991
Publisher: Editions le fennec
Remarks: UNU-WIDER study. Collection editor: Fatima Mernissi
Keyword: /WOMEN//DEMOCRACY//NORTH AFRICA/

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Call No. B17659 / UNU
Title: Etudes feminines : repertoire & bibliographie
Language: French
Author: Hadraoui, Touria / Monkachi, Myriam
Year of Publication: 1991
Publisher: Editions le fennec
Remarks: UNU-WIDER study. Collection editor: Fatima Mernissi
Keyword: /WOMEN//NORTH AFRICA//BIBLIOGRAPHIES/

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Call No. B11258 / UNU
Title: Modernizing woman : Gender and social change in the middle east
Author: Moghadam V.M.
Year of Publication: 1993
Publisher: Lynne Reinner
Keyword: /GENDER MAINSTREAMING//MIDDLE EAST//ECONOMIC CONDITIONS//MUSLIM
  WOMEN//SOCIAL CONDITIONS/

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Call No. B13674 / UNU
Title: Gender and development in the Arab world : women's economic participation : patterns and
  policies
Author: Khoury, Nabil F. ed. / Moghadam, Valentine M. ed.
Year of Publication: 1995
Publisher: Zed Books
Remarks: Dr. Valentine M. Moghadam is a senior research fellow at the UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /GENDER RESEARCH/WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT//ARAB COUNTRIES/
 

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Call No. B17163 / UNU
Title: Evolution of the women's movement in contemporary Algeria : organization, objectives and
  prospects
Author: Bouatta, Cherifa
Year of Publication: 1997
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /ALGERIA//WOMEN'S ADVANCEMENT/

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Call No. B17180 / UNU
Title: Health status and health policy in Sub-Saharan Africa : a long-term perspective
Author: Cornia, Giovanni Andrea / Mwabu, Germano M.
Year of Publication: 1997
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /MORTALITY//SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA//STATISTICS//MEDICAL POLICY//HEALTH STATUS
  INDICATORS//CHILDREN//HEALTH AND HYGIENE//WOMEN/

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Technological Change & Women's Employment

Call No. B12457 / UNU
Title: ?????????
Language: Japanese
Author: Nakamura, Masanori ed.
Year of Publication: 1985
Publisher: UNU Press
Remarks: A project initiated by the UNU with the cooperation of the Institute of Developing Economies,
  Tokyo.
Keyword: /TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE//WOMEN WORKERS//JAPAN//HISTORY//SILK INDUSTRY//COAL
  MINING/

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Call No. B23992 / UNU
Title: Computer-aided manufacturing and women's employment : the clothing industry in four EC
  countries
Author: Mitter, Swasti ed.
Year of Publication: 1992
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Remarks: For the Directorate-General Employment, Social Affairs and Education of the European
  Communities, June 1990.
Keyword: /WOMEN'S EMPLOYMENT//CLOTHING INDUSTRY//MANUFACTURING//COMPUTER
  APPLICATIONS//GERMANY//ITALY//NETHERLANDS//UNITED KINGDOM/

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Call No. B12448 / UNU
Title: Technology change and female labour in Japan
Author: Nakamura, Masanori ed.
Year of Publication: 1994
Publisher: UNU Press
Remarks: Translation of : Gijutsu kakushin to joshi rodo, published in 1985. A project initiated by the
  UNU with the cooperation of the Institute of Developing Economies, Tokyo.
Keyword: /TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE//WOMEN WORKERS//JAPAN//HISTORY//SILK INDUSTRY//COAL
  MINING/
 

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Call No. B23994 / UNU
Title: New technologies and the future of women's work in Asia
Author: Ng, Cecilia Choon Sim ed. / Munro Kua, Anne ed.
Year of Publication: 1995
Publisher: UNU-INTECH
Remarks: The workshop was held from 13 to 16 September 1994 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Keyword: /NEW TECHNOLOGIES//TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE//WOMEN'S EMPLOYMENT//ASIA/

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Call No. B13872 / UNU
Title: Women encounter technology : changing patterns of employment in third world
Author: Mitter, Swasti and Rowbotham, Sheila ed.
Year of Publication: 1995
Publisher: Routledge / UNU-INTECH
Keyword: /WOMEN WORKERS//TECHNOLOGY CHANGE//DEVELOPING
  COUNTRIES//WOMEN//EMPLOYMENT//INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY/
Online full text: http://archive.unu.edu/unupress/unupbooks/uu37we/uu37we00.htm
 

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Call No. B17213 / UNU
Title: Does new technology bode well for working women? : an evaluation and analysis
Author: Mitter, Swasti
Year of Publication: 1995
Publisher: UNU-INTECH
Keyword: /NEW TECHNOLOGIES//WOMEN WORKERS/
Online full text: http://archive.unu.edu/hq/library/collection/PDF_files/INTECH/INTECHdp9512.pdf

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Call No. B23995 / UNU
Title: Industrial policies for the 21st century : new technology and women's work
Author: Mitter, Swasti ed. / Spaak, Asha ed. / Dhanda, Himadri K. ed.
Year of Publication: 1996
Publisher: UNU-INTECH
Remarks: The workshop was held from 29 to 31 March 1995 in New Delhi, India. The project was
  jointly funded by UNIFEM and the Ministry of Development Cooperation, the Netherlands.
Keyword: /NEW TECHNOLOGIES//INDUSTRIAL POLICY//WOMEN'S EMPLOYMENT//ASIA/

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Call No. B23996 / UNU
Title: Bridging the gap between the state and non-governmental organisations : formulating
  industrial policies and women's work for the future
Author: Mitter, Swasti ed. / Ng, Cecilia Choon Sim ed. / Munro Kua, Anne ed.
Year of Publication: 1997
Publisher: UNU-INTECH
Remarks: The workshop was held from 26 to 28 March 1996 in Bangkok, Thailand. The project was
  jointly funded by UNIFEM and the Ministry of Development Cooperation, the Netherlands.
Keyword: /NEW TECHNOLOGIES//INDUSTRIAL POLICY//GOVERNMENT//NON-GOVERNMENTAL
  ORGANIZATIONS//WOMEN'S EMPLOYMENT//ASIA/

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Call No. B23991 / UNU
Title: Virtually free? : gender, work and spatial choice
Author: Mitter, Swasti and others
Year of Publication: 1997
Publisher: Swedish National Board for Industrial and Technical Development (NUTEK)
Remarks: The book contains 15 essays including "Teleworking in a global context" by Swasti Mitter,
  Deputy Director, UNU-INTECH and Umit Efendioglu, Research Assistant, UNU-INTECH.
Keyword: /NEW TECHNOLOGIES//GENDER//INFORMATION SOCIETY//WORK AT HOME//WOMEN'S
  EMPLOYMENT//FAMILY RESPONSIBILITIES/

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Call No. B23993 / UNU
Title: Globalisation, technological change and women workers in Asia
Author: Reardon, Geraldine / Mitter, Swasti / Ng, Cecilia
Year of Publication: 1998
Publisher: UNU-INTECH
Remarks: The project was jointly funded by UNIFEM and the Ministry of Development Cooperation, the
  Netherlands.
Keyword: /TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE//WOMEN'S EMPLOYMENT//ASIA/

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Call No. WEB0082 / UNU
Title: Globalisation, Technological Change and Women Workers in Asia
Author: Reardon, Geraldine / Mitter, Swasti / Ng, Cecilia
Year of Publication: 1998
Publisher: UNU-INTECH
Remarks: The monograph is based on the research undertaken by twenty eight women workers
  organisations in South and Southeast Asia where they collaborated with the UNU-INTECH in
  the project entitled 'Monitoring and impact of technological change on women's work in
Keyword: /WOMEN WORKERS//TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE//ASIA//GLOBALIZATION/
Online full text: http://www.intech.unu.edu/publications/index.htm

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Women & Economic Development

Call No. B17118 / UNU
Title: Rural women, informal sector, and household economy in Tanzania
Author: Omari, Cuthbert K.
Year of Publication: 1989
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /RURAL WOMEN//EMPLOYMENT//TANZANIA//INFORMAL SECTOR//ECONOMICS//WOMEN IN
  RURAL DEVELOPMENT/

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Call No. B17665 / UNU
Title: The demographic transition and women's life-course in Colombia
Author: Florez, Carmen E. / Bonilla, Elssy / Echeverri, Rafael
Year of Publication: 1990
Publisher: UNU
Remarks: A UNU Project on 'The Household, Gender, and Age.' Two studies, 'The Impact of the
  Demographic Transition on Households in Bogota' and 'The Meaning of the Demographic
  Transition on Households of a Colombian Rural Setting,' undertaken at the Center of Stud
Keyword: /HOUSEHOLDS//DEMOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS//COLOMBIA//WOMEN'S STATUS/
 

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Call No. B19131 / UNU
Title: Women, households and change
Author: Masini, Eleonora ed. / Stratigos, Susan ed.
Year of Publication: 1991
Publisher: UNU Press
Remarks: A part of the project "Household, Gender, and Age" programme of the UNU. The Division for
  the Advancement of Women of the United Nations Office at Vienna joined the project in its
  final stages.
Keyword: /HOUSEHOLDS//WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT//ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT//DEVELOPING
  COUNTRIES/
Online full text: http://archive.unu.edu/unupress/unupbooks/uu10we/uu10we00.htm
 

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Call No. B17818 / UNU
Title: The impact of labour migration on households : a comparative study in seven Asian countries
Author: Gunatilleke, Godfrey
Year of Publication: 1992
Publisher: UNU
Remarks: This volume presents the works done in the third phase of the research programme
  sponsored by the UNU on the migration of Asian labour to the Arab countries.
Keyword: MIGRATION//MIGRATION WORKER//MIGRATION POLICY//MANPOER
  DEVELOPMENT//HOUSEHOLDS//STATISTICAL DATA//COMPARATIVE
  ANALYSIS//REMITTANCES//WOMEN'S STATUS//BANGLADESH//INDIA//REPUBLIC OF
  KOREA//PAKISTAN//PHILIPPINES
  //SRI LANKA//THAILAND/

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Call No. B12152 / UNU
Title: Democratic reform and the position of women in transitional economies
Author: Moghadam, Valentine M. Ed.
Year of Publication: 1993
Publisher: Clarendon Press
Remarks: Dr. Valentine M. Moghadam is senior research fellow at UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /WOMEN//EASTERN EUROPE//SOVIETS//POLITICAL MOVEMENTS//ECONOMIC
  REFORM//WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT/
 

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Call No. B16290 / UNU
Title: The impact of economic development on rural women in China : A report of the United Nations
  University household, gender, and age project
Author: All-China Women's Federation
Year of Publication: 1993
Publisher: UNU Press
Keyword: /WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT//RURAL AREAS//ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT//GENDER//CHINA/
Online full text: http://archive.unu.edu/unupress/unupbooks/uu20ie/uu20ie00.htm
 

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Call No. B12411 / UNU
Title: Dignity and daily bread : new forms of economic organising among poor women in the Third
  World and the First
Author: Rowbotham, Sheila ed. / Mitter, Swasti ed.
Year of Publication: 1994
Publisher: Routledge
Remarks: Dignity and daily bread : one of several studies growing from the women's programme of
  UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /WOMEN//POVERTY//EMPLOYMENT//DEVELOPING COUNTRIES/

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Call No. B17155 / UNU
Title: Market reforms and women workers in Vietnam : a case study of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City
Author: Moghadam, Valentine M.
Year of Publication: 1994
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /WOMEN//EMPLOYMENT//VIETNAM//ECONOMIC CONDITIONS//ECONOMIC POLICY/

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Call No. B13539 / UNU
Title: Economic reforms, women's employment, and social policies : case studies of China, Viet
  Nam, Egypt, and Cuba
Author: Moghadam, Valentine M. ed.
Year of Publication: 1995
Publisher: UNU-WIDER
Keyword: /DEVELOPMENT//ECONOMIC REFORM//WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT//WOMEN
  WORKERS//EMPLOYMENT POLICY/
 

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Call No. B13802 / UNU
Title: Women, culture, and development : a study of human capabilities
Author: Nussbaum, Martha Craven ed. / Glover, Jonathan ed.
Year of Publication: 1995
Publisher: Clarendon Press
Remarks: A study prepared for the WIDER of the United Nations University
Keyword: /WOMEN'S RIGHTS/CULTURAL ASPECTS//WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT/

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Call No. B13490 / UNU
Title: Strengthening the family : implications for international development
Author: Zeitlin, Marian F. and others
Year of Publication: 1995
Publisher: UNU Press
Keyword: /FAMILY//SOCIAL CHANGE//ECONOMIC ASPECTS//MEDICAL ASPECTS//FAMILY
  WELFARE//DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS//INDONESIA//NIGERIA//WOMEN'S STATUS/
Online full text: http://archive.unu.edu/unupress/unupbooks/uu13se/uu13se00.htm

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Call No. B17873 / UNU
Title: Patriarchy and economic development : women's positions at the end of the twentieth
  century
Author: Moghadam, Valentine M.
Year of Publication: 1996
Publisher: Clarendon Press
Keyword: /WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT//PATRIARCHY/

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