Single-Parent Families: Choice or Constraint? The Formation of Female-Headed Households in Mexican Shanty Towns

Chant, Sylvia (1997)
in Nalini Visvanathan, Lynne Duggan, Laurie Nisonoff and Nan Wiegersma (eds), The Women, Gender and Development Reader
(Zed: London), pp.155-66
(reprinted abridged version of article in Development and Change, Vol.16 No.4, pp.635-56, 1985).

Solteras o ‘De Regreso’? Las Vías Hacia la Jefatura Femenina en los Hogares de México y Costa Rica (1982-1994)

(Single or Return? Journeys in Female Household Headship in Mexico and Costa Rica [1982-1994])

Chant, Sylvia (1997)
in Eugenia Rodríguez (ed.), Entre Silencios y Voces: Género e Historia en América Central (1750-1990)
(Centro Nacional para el Desarrollo de la Mujer y la Familia/Editorial Porvenir: San José), pp.217-48.

Género, Urbanización y Pobreza: El Reto de los ‘Hogares’

(Gender, Urbanisation and Poverty: The Challenge of ‘the Household’)

Chant, Sylvia (1997)
Economía, Sociedad y Territorio, Vol.1 No.2
(El Colegio Mexiquense, Toluca), pp.257-84.

Marginal (M)Others: Lone Parents and Female Household Headship in the Philippines

Chant, Sylvia (1997)
European Journal of Development Research, Vol.9 No.2, pp.1-34.

Women-headed Households: Poorest of the Poor? Perspectives from Mexico, Costa Rica and the Philippines

Chant, Sylvia (1997)
IDS Bulletin, Vol.28 No.3, Special Issue ‘Tactics and Trade-Offs: Revisiting the Links Between Gender and Poverty’, pp.26-48.

Gender and Tourism Employment in Mexico and the Philippines

Chant, Sylvia (1997)
in M.Thea Sinclair (ed.) Gender, Work and Tourism
(Routledge:London), pp. 120-79.

Gender Aspects of Urban Economic Growth and Development

Chant, Sylvia (1997)
Working Paper No.137, United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economics Research, Helsinki, 52pp.

Women-headed Households:

Diversity and Dynamics in the Developing World

Chant, Sylvia (1997)
Macmillan: Houndmills, Basingstoke/St Martins: New York. 352pp.

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