viii, 374 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
0851990304 alkaline paper
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : rural gender studies in North and South / Bettina B. Bock Gender and farming : an overview / Sally Shortall Gender relations and livelihood strategies / Monica Gorman Commodity production and farm women's work / Susan Machum Farm women in Slovenia / Majda Černič Istenič The informalization of farm employment / Andrienetta Kritzinger Women and sustainable agriculture / Sarah Tufts Rickson, Roy E. Rickson and David Burch Gender at the border / Janet D. Momsen Gender and rural migration : an overview / Bettina B. Bock The gendered impact of drought / Margaret Alston Rural idylls or boring places? / Marit S. Haugen and Mariann Villa Rural immigrations and female employment / Apostolos G. Papadopoulos Gender and rural politics : an overview / Sally Shortall Gender and rural development budgets / Bettina B. Bock and P. Derkzen Collective action among rural women in India / Jo-Anne Everingham CAP regulations and farm household relations / Constantina Safilios-Rothschildt Rurality and gender identity : an overview / Bettina B. Bock Rural women and the environment / Carolyn Sachs Economic status and gender roles / Sally Shortall Rural health and well-being / Ruth Panelli Embodying family farm work / Berit Brandth Queer countryside revisited / David Bell Conclusions - future directions / Sally Shortall.