Gender in The Gambia in Retrospect and Prospect (2012)

Chant, Sylvia with Touray, Isatou
GAMCOTRAP Working Paper 1, Kanifing: The Gambia.

This Working Paper provides an overview of gender in The Gambia, tracing changes in gender roles and relations in the past few decades, and identifying key outstanding barriers to gender equality in the 21st century.

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Feminisation of Poverty

Chant, Sylvia (2012)
in George Ritzer (ed.) Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Globalisation, Vol 2
(Wiley-Blackwell: New Jersey), pp.646-9.

Household Organisation and Survival in Developing Countries

Chant, Sylvia (2012)
in Susan J. Smith, Marja Elsinga, Lorna Fox O’Mahoney, Ong Seow Eng, Susan Wachter and Peter Ward (eds), International Encyclopedia of Housing and Home, Vol.3
(Elsevier: Oxford), pp.217-26.

Gender and Urban Housing in the Global South

Chant, Sylvia (2012)
in Susan J. Smith, Marja Elsinga, Lorna Fox O’Mahoney, Ong Seow Eng, Susan Wachter and Peter Ward (eds), International Encyclopedia of Housing and Home, Vol. 2
(Elsevier: Oxford), pp.255-63.

Fixing Women or Fixing the World? ‘Smart Economics’, Efficiency Approaches and Gender Equality in Development

Chant, Sylvia with Sweetman, Caroline (2012)
Gender and Development, Vol 20, No 3, pp.517-29.

The Disappearing of ‘Smart Economics’? The World Development Report 2012 on Gender Equality: Some Concerns about the Preparatory Process and the Prospects for Paradigm Change

Chant, Sylvia (2012)
Global Social Policy, Vol.12, No.2, pp.198-218.

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