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Cities, slums and gender in the global south : towards a feminised urban future / Sylvia Chant and Cathy McIlwaine.

Author/creator Chant, Sylvia H.
Other author/creatorMcIlwaine, Cathy, 1965-
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
Descriptionxxv, 299 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: cities and slums in the global south : the importance of gender -- Analysing gender in cities of the south : introducing the "gender-urban-slum interface" -- Gendered access to land and housing in cities and slums -- Gender and services in cities and slums -- Gender and health : an urban penalty for slumdwelling women? -- Gender-based violence in cities and slums -- Gender, mobility and connectivity -- Gender and urban productivity : education, employment and entrepreneurship -- Gender, urban politics and governance -- Conclusion: creating more gender-equitable cities.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 235-285) and index.
LCCN 2015034354
ISBN9780415721646 (hardback)
ISBN0415721644 (hardback)
ISBN9781138192782 (pbk.)
ISBN1138192783 (pbk.)

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