Economic dimensions of gender inequality : a global perspective

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  • Creator edited by Janet M. Rives and Mahmood Yousefi
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1997.
  • Physical Details
    • ix, 242 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780275956189, 0275956180
  • OCLC ocm36316007

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [219]-235) and index.

Contents

  • 1. An International Overview of Gender Inequality / Mahmood Yousefi -- 2. Export-Led Growth and the Persistence of Gender Inequality in the Newly Industrialized Countries / Stephanie Seguino -- 3. Workforce Sex Segregation in Developing Countries: General Patterns and Statistical Relationships for Developing Countries in the Western Hemisphere / Joyce P. Jacobsen -- 4. Economic Development and Gender Equity in South Korea / Mahmood Yousefi -- 5. Employment and Earnings of Women in France / Janet M. Rives -- 6. Female Labor, Force Participation and Earnings Differentials between Genders in Turkey / Zehra Kasnakoglu and Meltem Dayioglu -- 7. The Status of Women in Mexico / Paula A. Smith -- 8. Women in African Economies: The Nigerian Experience / Janice E. Weaver -- 9. Gender Differences in Health Care: The United States and International Comparisons / LaVonne A. Straub and Lyle Harris -- 10. Gender Inequality in the Pakistan Labor Market: Myth and Reality / Yasmeen Niaz Mohiuddin -- 11. The Welfare of Polish Women before and during Transition / Bozena Leven -- 12. Social Technology and Gender Inequality in Rural India / Meenakshi N. Dalal
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