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Gender in Urban Research : Urban Affairs Annual Reviews - Judith A. Garber

Gender in Urban Research

Urban Affairs Annual Reviews

By: Judith A. Garber (Editor), Robyne S. Turner (Editor)

Paperback Published: 1st October 1994
ISBN: 9780803957251
Number Of Pages: 312

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High-level urban analysis is noticeably devoid of either gendered perspectives or attention to women's interests, relying instead on economics and sometimes race to explain various phenomenon. <B>Gender in Urban Research</B> applies gender as a category of analysis to urban institutions. Contributions cover gendered analysis in central city development policy, violence against women, affordable housing, political power and elections.

Gender, Place and Citizenship
Defining Feminist Community
Place, Choice and the Urban Politics of Difference
The Gender Regimes of American Cities
Women Organizing Their Place in Restructuring Economies
Women and Collective Action in Urban Neighborhoods
Getting Women's Issues on the Municipal Agenda
Violence against Women
Gender and the Politics of Affordable Housing
The Rise and Decline of African-American Political Power in Richmond
Race, Class and Gender
Electing Women to Local Office
Developing Rape Program and Policies Based on Women's Victimization Experiences
A University/Community Model
Women's Need for Child Care
The Stumbling Block in the Transition from Welfare to Work
Strategies for Serving Latina Battered Women
Gender, Race and the Spatial Context of Women's Employment
Public Housing and the Beguinage
Concern for Gender in Central-City Development Policy
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ISBN: 9780803957251
ISBN-10: 0803957254
Series: Urban Affairs Annual Reviews
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 312
Published: 1st October 1994
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.05 x 15.09  x 2.16
Weight (kg): 0.44