Researching women in Latin America and the Caribbean / edited by Edna Acosta-Belén and Christine E. Bose

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Subjects: Women--Research--Latin America
Women--Research--Caribbean Area
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1993
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: x, 201 p. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction / Edna Acosta-Belen, Christine E. Bose 1
1. Women in Latin America: Current Research Trends / Asuncion Lavrin 7
2. Gender and National Politics: Issues and Trends in Women's Participation in Latin American Movements / Norma Stoltz Chinchilla 37
3. Women in the Development Process in Latin America and the Caribbean / Edna Acosta-Belen, Christine E. Bose 55
4. Anthropological Research on Latin American Women: Past Trends and New Directions for the 1990s / Lynn Stephen 77
5. Research on Migration and Women in Latin America and the Caribbean / Elsa M. Chaney 99
6. Women's Writing in Latin America: Critical Trends and Priorities / Margarite Fernandez Olmos 135
7. Doing It for Themselves: Women's Research and Action in the Commonwealth Caribbean / A. Lynn Bolles 153
8. Defining a Common Ground: The Theoretical Meeting of Women's, Ethnic, and Area Studies / Edna Acosta-Belen 175
About the Contributors 187
Name Index 189
Subject Index 197
About the Book and Editors 201
Additional Authors: Acosta-Belén, Edna
Bose, Christine E
Notes: LCCN: 92043417
ISBN: 0813384656 (alk. paper) :$27.00
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
OCLC Number: 27222780
ISBN/ISSN: 0813384656