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The Resource Educating activists : development and gender in the making of modern Gandhians, Rebecca M. Klenk

Educating activists : development and gender in the making of modern Gandhians, Rebecca M. Klenk

Label
Educating activists : development and gender in the making of modern Gandhians
Title
Educating activists
Title remainder
development and gender in the making of modern Gandhians
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca M. Klenk
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What do people make of their own development? In Educating Activists, Rebecca M. Klenk illuminates a reality that is far more complex than either development planners or critics commonly assume. This gracefully written, accessible ethnography showshow rural women accept, refuse, reinterpret, and negotiate development's terms in a quest to improve their own communities. Klenk offers an account of Lakshmi Ashram, a remarkable Gandhian educational initiative for women and girls in Himalayan India. Drawing on extensive fieldwork, Educating Activists blends memories and stories with historical rese
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1963-
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Klenk, Rebecca M
Dewey number
305.48/89141105451
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Gandhi
  • Rural women
  • Women in development
  • Sustainable development
  • Equality
  • Sex discrimination against women
Label
Educating activists : development and gender in the making of modern Gandhians, Rebecca M. Klenk
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-240) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Developed women -- pt. 2. Sarala Devi's daughters -- pt. 3. Development, place, and possible futures
Control code
ocn746943881
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 251 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739137376
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)746943881
Label
Educating activists : development and gender in the making of modern Gandhians, Rebecca M. Klenk
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-240) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Developed women -- pt. 2. Sarala Devi's daughters -- pt. 3. Development, place, and possible futures
Control code
ocn746943881
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 251 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739137376
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)746943881

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