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Title Women and Disasters in South Asia : Survival, security and development / Linda Racioppi, Swarna Rajagopalan
Published Routledge India, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (330 pages : 5 illustrations)
Contents 1. Introduction / Linda Racioppi -- 2. Gender differential impacts of the 2004 tsunami / Chaman Pincha -- 3. The interplay of women, work and disasters : missing women's views / Mihir Bhatt -- 4. Livelihoods re-examined : the distribution of fisheries-sector aid and its impact on women's livelihoods in post-tsunami, Tamil Nadu, India / Julia Novak Colwell -- 5. Experiences of women with super cyclone in coastal Odisha / Mamata Swain, Mrutunjay Swain and Ranju H. Sahoo -- 6. Gender play in economic redevelopment in post-tsunami Sri Lanka / Madhavi Malalgoda Ariyabandu, Ramona Miranda and Kusala Wettasinghe -- 7. Adaptability to floods in North Bihar : gendered experiences / Eklavya Prasad with Vinay Kumar, Pradeep Poddar and Prem Verma -- 8. Gender politics and disaster in rural Nepal / Sabrina Regmi -- 9. Pakistan floods : reports from the field / Sana Saleem -- 10. Rural women as architects of recovery and reconstruction : the Swayam Shikshan Prayog story / Prema Gopalan -- 11. Gender-based violence and disasters : South Asia in comparative perspective / Brenda Phillips and Pamela Jenkins -- 12. Gender, disasters and development : opportunities for South-South cooperation / Mihir Bhatt and Mehul Pandya with Zenaida Delica-Willison -- 13. Exploring the meaning of securitisation for 'gender and disaster' / Nibedita S. Ray-Bennett -- 14. Intersections and beyond / Swarna Rajagopalan
Subject Gender mainstreaming -- South Asia
Tsunami relief -- South Asia
Women disaster victims -- Rehabilitation -- South Asia
Gender mainstreaming.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Developing Countries.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Disasters & Disaster Relief.
Tsunami relief.
Women disaster victims -- Rehabilitation.
South Asia.
Form Electronic book
Author Racioppi, Linda, editor.
Rajagopalan, Swarna, editor
ISBN 1317307593
1317307607
9781317307594
9781317307600