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Gender and social protection in the developing world : beyond mothers and safety nets / Rebecca Holmes and Nicola Jones.

By: Holmes, Rebecca (Rebecca Elizabeth).
Contributor(s): Jones, Nicola Anne.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: HV1448.D44 H65 2013Publication: London : Zed Books, 2013Description: xix, 316 p. : ill.ISBN: 9781780320410; 1780320418; 9781780320427; 1780320426.Subject(s): Women -- Services for -- Developing countries | Women -- Developing countries -- Social conditions | Women's rights -- Developing countries | Sex role -- Developing countries
Contents:
Introduction : why social protection needs a gender lens -- Key concepts in gender and social protection -- The gendered patterning of vulnerability, risk and resilience -- Transferring income and assets : assessing the contribution to gender-sensitive poverty reduction -- Working one's way out of poverty : public works through a gender lens -- Insuring against shocks : the gendered dimensions of insurance -- Ensuring access to state provision : towards more gender-sensitive subsidy schemes -- Why politics matters : a gendered political economy approach to social protection -- Conclusions and recommendations : advancing gender-sensitive social protection.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-306) and index.

Introduction : why social protection needs a gender lens -- Key concepts in gender and social protection -- The gendered patterning of vulnerability, risk and resilience -- Transferring income and assets : assessing the contribution to gender-sensitive poverty reduction -- Working one's way out of poverty : public works through a gender lens -- Insuring against shocks : the gendered dimensions of insurance -- Ensuring access to state provision : towards more gender-sensitive subsidy schemes -- Why politics matters : a gendered political economy approach to social protection -- Conclusions and recommendations : advancing gender-sensitive social protection.

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