Transforming Capitalism and Patriarchy: Gender and Development in Africa

Transforming Capitalism and Patriarchy: Gender and Development in Africa

by April A. Gordon
     
 

ISBN-10: 1555876293

ISBN-13: 9781555876296

Pub. Date: 01/01/1996

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555876296
Publisher:
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1996
Series:
Women and Change in the Developing World Series
Pages:
219
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction1
1Feminist Theory and the Patriarchy-Capitalist Nexus in Africa13
2Underdeveloped Capitalism and the Status of African Women47
3Women's Responses to Capitalist Development and Patriarchy77
4The State, Capitalism, and Patriarchy109
5Development and Women135
6Capitalism, Class Formation, and the Future of Patriarchy163
Bibliography191
Index211
About the Book219

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