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Gender and Development in the Arab World
Language: en
Pages: 203
Authors: Nabil F. Khoury, Valentine M. Moghadam, Valentine M.. Moghadam
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: United Nations University Press

This much-needed book explores Arab women's share in employment and their contribution to national economic development. It documents the patterns and trends of female employment and highlights the determinants of labour force participation in a number of countries.
Education in the Arab Gulf States and the Arab World
Language: en
Pages: 572
Authors: Nagat El-Sanabary
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This annotated guide of English-language material on education in the Arab world includes books, journal articles, national and international reports and documents and Ph.D. dissertations. The author opens with an introductory essay on the development of education in the Arab Gulf states and an analysis of current issues in educational
Women, Employment, and Development in the Arab World
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Julinda Abu Nasr, Nabil F. Khoury, Henry T. Azzam
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

This volume was prepared with the assistance of the International Labour Office, the Institute for Women's Studies in the Arab World (Beirut), and the United Nations Fund for Population Activities.
Women and Globalization in the Arab Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Eleanor Abdella Doumato, Marsha Pripstein Posusney
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers

This work assesses the impact of globalization on women in Middle Eastern societies. To explore the gendered effects of social change, the authors examine trends within, as well as among, states in the region. Detailed case studies reveal the mixed results of global pressures.
Women's Work And Women's Lives
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Hilda Kahne
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-18 - Publisher: Routledge

This book is a provocative analysis of the nature of the relation between women and paid work in both modernizing and industrial countries. It explores the variables that shape the relationship: demographic factors, the social and cultural context, and the direction of economic development.