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Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (4): 360–380.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Soma Chaudhuri; Merry Morash This research explores how empowerment programs impact gender-based violence and the social structures that lead to such violence in the first place. Drawing from interviews with former participants in empowerment programs that focus on building community leaders, the...
Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (2): 198–224.
Published: 01 June 2019
...-employment as a tool for bolstering women's earnings. In this paper, we identify a novel intervention that boosts women's returns from self-employment and narrows the gender earnings gap in an informal, residential market. We argue that micro-spatial resources offer gender-specific advantages to female...
Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2019
... sociology of development governance politics sexuality gender food REFERENCES Beckfield, Jason , and Nancy Krieger . 2009 . “Epi+ Demos+ Cracy: Linking Political Systems and Priorities to the Magnitude of Health Inequities—Evidence, Gaps, and a Research Agenda.” Epidemiologic Reviews 31...
Sociology of Development (2018) 4 (4): 325–345.
Published: 01 December 2018
... forging collectivized ways of living and working, and that in this context technology is localized, collectivized, and felt. These findings suggest that examining process and implementation defies fixed narratives on the relationships between gender, entrepreneurship, technology, and development. © 2018...
Sociology of Development (2017) 3 (4): 323–345.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Phyllis L. Baker; Kevin T. Leicht Research and policy analysis on gender, development, and globalization have focused extensively on the changing roles and social status of women as one of the keys to reaching global development goals and improving social well-being. Yet at the same time as...
Sociology of Development (2017) 3 (2): 116–142.
Published: 01 June 2017
... performing various forms of gendered and class-stratified labor. Our conception of microfinance draws attention to the industry's reliance on the devalued labor of women, and the influence of class and geographic divisions on the functioning of microfinancial chains at all levels. Our chain-oriented...
Sociology of Development (2016) 2 (2): 119–157.
Published: 01 June 2016
..., www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2016 Migration Economic Shock Cumulative Causation Migrant Social Capital Gender How does migration out of Nang Rong systematically vary by year, especially in relation to the 1996–97 economic contraction? How different are these patterns for men and...
Sociology of Development (2015) 1 (1): 91–122.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Rae Lesser Blumberg This article explores whether a region's traditional type of agricultural production - “dry” (rain-fed) vs. “wet” (irrigated rice) - has long-term effects on women's equality and on development. It examines the three world regions with the widest range of gender stratification...