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Gender Mainstreaming in Social Protection by Vibhuti Patel
Economic and Political Weekly (2009)
  • Professor Vibhuti Patel
Abstract

Gender mainstreaming has become a buzzword in development discourse in the 21st century. The volume under review is a timely publication in the context of the ever increasing pauperisation and immiserisation of millions of people, especially women and children. Naila Kabeer has performed a daunting task in examining the effect of economic globalisation on gender relations for a large majority of the poor around the world and the affirmative actions taken by the nation states.

Keywords
  • neoliberal globalisation,
  • unpaid work,
  • education,
  • health,
  • food security
Publication Date
Spring April 18, 2009
Citation Information
Professor Vibhuti Patel. "Gender Mainstreaming in Social Protection by Vibhuti Patel" Economic and Political Weekly Vol. xliv Iss. 16 (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/professor_vibhutipatel/20/