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From Chipko to Uttaranchal : development, environment, and social protest in the Garhwal, Himalayas, India
Conserving Agricultural Biodiversity: The Case of Tehri Garhwal and Implications for National Policy
|Citation:||Jain S. (1991). Standing up for the trees: Women’s role in the Chipko movement. In Sontheimer S (Ed.). Women and the Environment: A Reader on Crisis and Development in the Third World. London: Earthscan.|
|Citation:||Klenk RM. (2010). Educating activists: development and gender in the making of modern Gandhians. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.|
|Tags:||ethnography, movement, women|
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 shows how rural women accept, refuse, reinterpret, and negotiate development’s…Read more »