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Author Crowell, Daniel W., 1975-

Title The SEWA movement and rural development : the Banaskantha and Kutch experience / Daniel W. Crowell
Published New Delha ; London : Sage, 2003


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Description xix, 236 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Foreword / Reema Nanavaty -- 1. The SEWA Movement -- 2. Watershed Development -- 3. Forestry and Minor Forest Products -- 4. Dairy and Craft Cooperativism: Demand-Driven, Need-Based -- 5. Rural Micro-Finance -- 6. Health and Nutrition -- 7. Kutch and DWCRA -- 8. Women and the Panchayat -- 9. The Cyclone of 1998 -- 10. SEWA in the New Millennium -- 11. A Different Kind of Deregulation -- Epilogue: Earthquake Relief and Recovery
Summary "Written in a very readable manner, this book contains important pointers for anyone interested in fostering human development. It will attract a wide readership especially among students of rural development, gender studies, social work, micro-finance, social development and labor studies. It will be of equal interest to a broad cross-section of people (including activists and NGOs) interested in the process of rural development."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Self Employed Women's Association -- History
Self Employed Women's Association (Ahmadābād, India) -- History.
Economic development -- Citizen participation.
Economic development -- India -- Kachchh -- Citizen participation.
Economic development -- Indian -- Banās Kāntha -- Citzen participation
Women in economic development -- India -- Banās Kāntha
Women in economic development -- India -- Kachchh.
Women in rural development -- Indian -- Banās Kāntha
Women in rural development -- India -- Kachchh.
SUBJECT Banās Kāntha (India : District) -- Social conditions.
Kachchh (India) -- Social conditions.
Banās Kāntha (India : District) -- Economic conditions.
Kachchh (India) -- Economic conditions.
LC no. 2002190893
ISBN 0761995811 U.S.
076199582X U.S. paperback
8178291894 India
8178291908 India paperback