New Frontiers In Feminist Political Economy by Shirin M. RaiNew Frontiers In Feminist Political Economy by Shirin M. Rai

New Frontiers In Feminist Political Economy

EditorShirin M. Rai, Georgina Waylen

Paperback | November 18, 2013

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This volume brings together the work of outstanding feminist scholars who reflect on the achievements of feminist political economy and the challenges it faces in the 21stcentury.

The volume develops further some key areas of research in feminist political economy ¿ understanding economies as gendered structures and economic crises as crises in social reproduction, as well as in finance and production; assessing economic policies through the lens of women¿s rights; analysing global transformations in women¿s work; making visible the unpaid economy in which care is provided for family and communities, and critiquing the ways in which policy makers are addressing ( or failing to address) this unpaid economy.

Shirin M. Raiis Professor in the department of Politics and International Studies at the University of Warwick, UKGeorgina Waylenis Professor of Politics at the University of Manchester, UK 
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Title:New Frontiers In Feminist Political EconomyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 9 × 6.1 × 0.7 inPublished:November 18, 2013Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415539811

ISBN - 13:9780415539814

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Table of Contents

1. Feminist Political Economy: Looking Back, Looking ForwardShirin M. Rai and Georgina Waylen2.Gendered, Globalisation and the Reproduction of Labour: Bringing the State Back InRuth Pearson3.Gender Production Networks: Pushes and Pulls on Corporate Responsibility?Stephanie Barrientos and Barbara Evers4. The Rise of the Female Breadwinner: Reconfigurations of Marriage, Motherhood, and Masculinity in the Global EconomyNaila Kabeer5.Domesticating (and De-Patriarchalizing) the Development Agenda: A Need for Greater Household (and Family) Engagement in Gender-related Policy Interventions?Sylvia Chant and Katherine Brickell6.Addressing/reforming care, but on whose terms?Shahra Razavi7.Gender as a Macro Economic VariableIrene Van Staveren8.Gender in Economy-Wide ModellingMarzia Fontana9.Gender, Macroeconomic Policy, and the Human Rights Approach to Social ProtectionRadhika Balakrishnan and Sonja Thomas10.Economic Crises from the 1980s to the 2010s: A Gender AnalysisDiane Elson