Taking Stands: Gender and the Sustainability of Rural Communities

Taking Stands: Gender and the Sustainability of Rural Communities

By: Maureen G. Reed (author)Paperback

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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 ofGeography at the University of Saskatchewan.


Preface Acknowledgments Abbreviations 1. Introduction: Seeing the Trees among Women in ForestryCommunities 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 LandUse 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: 9780774810180
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 296
  • ID: 9780774810180
  • weight: 440
  • ISBN10: 0774810181

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