Women in agricultural development

C. Sachs, V. Caye

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Describes the role of women in agriculture, focusing on their productive activities in relation to both food and cash crops, the effects of new technology on women's status, women's access to land, and the out-migration of males. The authors then discuss factors affecting "women in development' programs, and conclude that policy changes and institutional initiatives have not resulted in substantial increased participation of women. -from Editor

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)85-111
Number of pages27
JournalUnknown Journal
StatePublished - 1989

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Environmental Science
  • General Earth and Planetary Sciences


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