Women Reclaiming Sustainable Livelihoods

Spaces Lost, Spaces Gained

  • Wendy Harcourt

Part of the Gender, Development and Social Change series book series (GDSC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Women Reclaiming Sustainable Livelihoods: An Introduction

    1. Wendy Harcourt, Josine Stremmelaar
      Pages 1-11
  3. Redefining Sustainable Livelihoods

    1. Sumi Krishna
      Pages 12-18
  4. Framing Gender and Livelihood Concerns Today

  5. Gender and Livelihoods in Place

  6. Emerging Issues for Gender and Livelihoods

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 269-275

About this book


This volume highlights women's work sustaining local economies and environments, particularly in response to the current food, fuel and climate crises. It includes women's role in the green entrepreneurship, women's reproductive and productive work in the care economy, and a further examination of eco feminist debates.


capital care community conflict economy environment feminism gender Institution intervention Nation sustainability technology women work

Editors and affiliations

  • Wendy Harcourt
    • 1
  1. 1.Erasmus UniversityThe HagueThe Netherlands

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