Woman's Role in Economic Development
Boserup analyzes how women have been affected by the breakdown in village-based production and by male migration to cities, and proposes new forms of education for women to ensure their participation in the modern labour force. This new edition of her classic work is superb background for all those concerned with women's role in the development process.
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