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Author Boesten, Jelke

Title Intersecting inequalities : women and social policy in Peru, 1990-2000 / Jelke Boesten

Publ Info University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, [2010]
 PC  HV1448.P4 B64 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HV1448.P4 B64 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 174 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-170) and index
Contents Intersecting inequalities -- The Peruvian state and (poor) women -- Food aid, motherhood, and women's work -- Population policies, poverty, and women's bodies -- Violence, democracy, and resistance -- Revisiting women
Note "Examines how food aid, population policies and policy against domestic violence reflected and reproduced existing inequalities based on race, class and gender in 1990s Peru"--Provided by publisher
LC subject Poor women -- Government policy -- Peru
Poor women -- Services for -- Peru
Poor women -- Peru -- Social conditions
Equality -- Peru
Peru -- Social policy
ISBN 9780271036700 (cloth : alk. paper)
0271036702 (cloth : alk. paper)