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Cape Verdean Women and Globalization

The Politics of Gender, Culture, and Resistance

Authors: Carter, K., Aulette, J.

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About this book

This book employs critical ethnography and critical discourse analysis to explore what Cape Verdeans have to say about women's lives in the era of twenty-first century globalization. The authors investigate the economic and personal difficulties they face such as poverty, managing single mother-headed households, and violence.

About the authors

KATHERINE CARTER is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Kurdistan-Hawler, Northern Iraq.   JUDY AULETTE is a Professor in the Department of Sociology and the Women's and Gender Studies Program at the University of North Carolina, USA.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • About This Book

    Carter, Katherine (et al.)

    Pages 1-15

  • Snapshots of History and Life in Cape Verde

    Carter, Katherine (et al.)

    Pages 17-38

  • Insiders and Outsiders Exploring Cape Verde

    Carter, Katherine (et al.)

    Pages 39-65

  • Cape Verde in a Global Economy

    Carter, Katherine (et al.)

    Pages 67-84

  • She Works Hard for a Living

    Carter, Katherine (et al.)

    Pages 85-102

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eBook $79.99
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-10059-6
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $105.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-0-230-61808-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $100.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-38075-6
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Cape Verdean Women and Globalization
Book Subtitle
The Politics of Gender, Culture, and Resistance
Authors
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Katherine Carter and Judy Aulette
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-10059-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230100596
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-61808-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-38075-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 196
Number of Illustrations and Tables
10 b/w illustrations
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