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This collection of technical papers and case studies, edited under the auspices of the Harvard Institute of International Development, will give scholars and practitioners in all fields of international development a clearer picture of the pivotal  role that women play in the sucess or failure of any development project.  Examples are drawn from a wide range of cultural and political environments including small-scale enterprises in the Dominican Republic, bank loan programs in Peru and Indonesia, and problems of agricultural technology and training in Africa.  The reader will gain an understanding of how womens' needs and activities may better be incorporated into development planning.

Publication Details

  • Published: 1984
  • Publisher: Kumarian Press
  • ISBN-10: 0931816157
  • ISBN-13: 978-0931816154
  • Dewey Decimal: 305.319
  • ECHO Library: 305.319 OVE