Taking Stands: Gender and the Sustainability of Rural Communities

Taking Stands: Gender and the Sustainability of Rural Communities

By: Maureen G. Reed (author)Hardback

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Description

Social and environmental geographers, feminist scholars, and those engaged in rural studies, environmental sustainability, community planning, and policy making will find this book invaluable.

About Author

Maureen G. Reed is a professor in the Department of Geography at the University of Saskatchewan.

Contents

Preface Acknowledgments Abbreviations 1. Introduction: Seeing the Trees among Women in Forestry Communities 2. Transition and Social Marginalization of Forestry Communities 3. Policy and Structural Change in Rural British Columbia 4. Women and Woods Work: The Gender of Forestry Jobs 5. Women's Lives, Husbands' Wives: "Managing" Forestry Communities 6. Communities Confront Outsiders 7. Fitting In: Making a Place for Gender in Environmental and Land Use Planning 8. Social Sustainability and the Renewal of Research Agendas Epilogue Appendix: Describing and Reflecting on Research Methods Notes References I ndex

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774810173
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 296
  • ID: 9780774810173
  • weight: 560
  • ISBN10: 0774810173

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