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Author Chant, Sylvia H., author
Title Cities, slums and gender in the global south : towards a feminised urban future / Sylvia Chant and Cathy McIlwaine
Imprint Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2016
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HT149.5 .C433 2016    AVAILABLE    30600020095957
Descript xxv, 299 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note "Foreword by Caroline Moser"--Cover
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-285) and index
Introduction: cities and slums in the global south : the importance of gender -- Analysing gender in cities of the south : introducing the "gender-urban-slum interface" -- Gendered access to land and housing in cities and slums -- Gender and services in cities and slums -- Gender and health : an urban penalty for slumdwelling women? -- Gender-based violence in cities and slums -- Gender, mobility and connectivity -- Gender and urban productivity : education, employment and entrepreneurship -- Gender, urban politics and governance -- Conclusion: creating more gender-equitable cities
Subject Cities and towns -- Developing countries
Slums -- Developing countries -- Social conditions
Sex role -- Developing countries
Urban women -- Developing countries -- Social conditions
Alt Author McIlwaine, Cathy, 1965- author
Moser, Caroline O. N., writer of foreword
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