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Gender & development

Gender & development

a selection of papers from the series of public lectures presented in 1997 and 1998, known as The gender evening course

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Published by Pollination Publishers in [Windhoek] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Namibia.
    • Subjects:
    • Women in development -- Namibia.,
    • Sex discrimination against women -- Namibia.,
    • Women -- Namibia.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGender and development
      Statement[editors, Eunice Iipinge and Marlene Williams].
      ContributionsIipinge, Eunice M., Williams, Marlene., University of Namibia. Multidisciplinary Research and Consultancy Centre., United Nations System in Namibia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1240.5.N3 G45 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination129 p. :
      Number of Pages129
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3985789M
      ISBN 109991677062
      LC Control Number2001314276
      OCLC/WorldCa48044008

      Gender refers to an individual's anatomical sex, or sexual assignment, and the cultural and social aspects of being male or female. An individual's personal sense of maleness or femaleness is his or her gender identity. Outward expression of gender identity, according to cultural and social expectations, is a gender role. Either gender may live out a gender role (a man or a woman, for instance /psychosocial-development-age/gender-development.   The first is the development of material for a web page, and two internet online discussions, The Gender and Development Policy Network, run through the Woodrow Wilson School. The online discussions will be about: a) gender and globalization, and b) bringing gender ~sociolog/grad/courses/spring/

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