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Author Hamilton, Sarah, 1946-

Title The two-headed household : gender and rural development in the Ecuadorean Andes / Sarah Hamilton.

Published Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.309866 HAMI    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 296 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Pitt Latin American series.
Pitt Latin American series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-290) and index.
Contents 1. Gender and Rural Development -- 2. An Introduction to Chanchalo -- 3. Managers, Mothers, Maiden, and Matriarch: Five Women and Their Families -- 4. Women's Work: Production and Reproduction in Canton Salcedo -- 5. Women's Control of Household Economic Resources: The Range of Variation in Canton Salcedo -- 6. The Power of Balance: Structural and Ideological Foundations of the Two-Headed Household -- 7. Gender and Economic Change in Canton Salcedo: The Myth of The Masculine Market -- 8. Development and the Two-Headed Household: Lessons Learned in Chanchalo.
Subject Indian women -- Ecuador -- Hacienda Chanchaló -- Economic conditions.
Indian women -- Ecuador -- Hacienda Chanchaló -- Social conditions.
Indians of South America -- Agriculture -- Ecuador -- Hacienda Chanchaló.
Rural development -- Ecuador -- Hacienda Chanchaló.
Sex role -- Economic aspects -- Ecuador -- Hacienda Chanchaló.
Sex discrimination against women -- Ecuador -- Hacienda Chanchaló.
Hacienda Chanchaló (Ecuador) -- Economic conditions.
ISBN 0822956772 (paperback: acid-free paper)
0822940728 (acid-free paper)