Women Encounter Technology: Changing Patterns of Employment in the Third World

Women Encounter Technology: Changing Patterns of Employment in the Third World

by Swasti Mitter
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415141184

ISBN-13: 9780415141185

Pub. Date: 06/24/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This collection explores the effects of new technologies on women's employment and on the nature of women's work. The volume is edited by two pre-eminent scholars in the field and contains thirteen articles from leading academics worldwide.
The book provides a critique of postmodernism and ecofeminism and demands that new technology is used as a vehicle for

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This collection explores the effects of new technologies on women's employment and on the nature of women's work. The volume is edited by two pre-eminent scholars in the field and contains thirteen articles from leading academics worldwide.
The book provides a critique of postmodernism and ecofeminism and demands that new technology is used as a vehicle for gender equality in the developing world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415141185
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/24/1997
Series:
UNU/INTECH Studies in New Technology and Development Series
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.84(d)

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