Women, Education, and Development in Asia: Cross-National Perspectives

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First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Twelve original essays examine the interplay between women's education and development, looking at how it has changed women's status in selected nations in Asia. Chapters on countries including Japan, Indonesia, and Pakistan begin with a brief historical account of education for women, then investigate the extent to which women have been able to take advantage of educational opportunities, analyze how women use their education in the labor market and the family, and discuss social factors such as class, religion, and ethnicity. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Table of Contents

Series Editor's Foreword
Preface
Ch. 1 The People's Republic of China 3
Ch. 2 Japan 29
Ch. 3 South Korea 51
Ch. 4 Taiwan, Republic of China 65
Ch. 5 Indonesia 95
Ch. 6 Malaysia 119
Ch. 7 Singapore 143
Ch. 8 India 165
Ch. 9 Pakistan 187
Ch. 10 Sri Lanka 117
Bibliography 245
Contributors 263
Index 267
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