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Title Gender equality in the Caribbean : reality or illusion / edited by Gemma Tang Nain and Barbara Bailey
Published Kingston [Jamaica] : I. Randle : CARICOM Secretariat : UNIFEM Caribbean, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 247 pages)
Series Black women writers series.
Contents Women, power and decision-making in CARICOM countries : moving forward from a post-Beijing assessment / Linnette Vassell -- Violence against women : a human rights issue / Gaietry Pargass, Roberta Clarke -- Smoke and mirrors : the illusion of CARICOM women's growing economic empowerment, post-Beijing / Andaiye -- The search for gender equity and empowerment of Caribbean women : the role of education / Barbara Bailey -- Gender equality and women's health in the Caribbean / Denise Noel-DeBique -- Review of institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women and for achieving gender equality 1995-2000 / Sonja T. Harris -- Conclusion : Beyond a backlash -- the frontal assault on containing Caribbean women in the decade of the 1990s / Violet Eudine Barriteau
Notes "A publication of the CARICOM Secretariat in collaboration with the UNIFEM Caribbean Office."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Sex discrimination against women -- Caribbean, English-speaking
Women -- Caribbean, English-speaking -- Economic conditions
Women -- Caribbean, English-speaking -- Social conditions
Sociaal-economische ontwikkeling.
Discrimination sexuelle -- Région caraïbe.
Femmes dans le développement -- Région caraïbe.
Femmes victimes de violence -- Région caraïbe.
Femmes -- Conditions économiques -- Région caraïbe.
Femmes -- Conditions sociales -- Région caraïbe.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Sex discrimination against women.
Women -- Economic conditions.
Women -- Social conditions.
Anglophone Karibik
English-speaking Caribbean Area.
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Form Electronic book
Author Bailey, Barbara (Barbara Evelyn)
Nain, Gemma Tang.
Caribbean Community. Secretariat.
United Nations Development Fund for Women. Caribbean Office.
ISBN 976637824X