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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...
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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...
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Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2019
.../reprints-permissions . 2019 global health development sociology of development governance politics sexuality gender food Sociologists have much to contribute to the study of global health and development. Our discipline's fundamental concern with issues of power and inequality renders us...
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Sociology of Development (2018) 4 (4): 325–345.
Published: 01 December 2018
... by 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. One...
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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...
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Sociology of Development (2016) 2 (2): 119–157.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Gender © 2016 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2016...
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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...