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Industrialization and Women’s Subordination: A Reappraisal

Ruth Pearson

in Patriarchy and Development: Women's Positions at the End of the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198290230
eISBN:
9780191684807
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198290230.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In Third World countries, the involvement of females in the workforce plays no small part in the development of export manufacturing industries. Although there have already been earlier analyses ... More


Economic Growth, Human Well-Being, and the Environment

Workineh Kelbessa

in Value and Values: Economics and Justice in an Age of Global Interdependence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839673
eISBN:
9780824868604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839673.003.0021
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the interrelationships among economic growth, human well-being. It first considers how and why development theory and practice have failed to make a difference in addressing the ... More


Civil War and International Law

Antonio Cassese

in The Human Dimension of International Law: Selected Papers of Antonio Cassese

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199232918
eISBN:
9780191696572
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232918.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

No continent has been spared from internal armed conflicts and serious internal disturbances. What is more worrying though is that, for various historical and political reasons, internal conflicts ... More


‘Ireland, and Black!’: The Cultural Politics of Racial Figuration

John Brannigan

in Race in Modern Irish Literature and Culture

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638833
eISBN:
9780748651801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638833.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter discusses the arrival of ‘black’ people in Ireland and how the visible marker of black skin became a register of racial inferiority. It analyses the ‘afterlife’ of the nineteenth-century ... More


Playing Monopoly with the Devil: Dollarization and Domestic Currencies in Developing Countries

Manuel Hinds

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300113303
eISBN:
9780300129779
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300113303.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Why should a developing country surrender its power to create money by adopting an international currency as its own? This book explores the currency problems that developing countries face and ... More


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