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By Wendy Harcourt

This volume highlights women's paintings maintaining neighborhood economies and environments, relatively based on the present nutrients, gas and weather crises. It contains women's function within the eco-friendly entrepreneurship, women's reproductive and efficient paintings within the care economic system, and yet another exam of eco feminist debates.

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Krishna Chauhan and K. P. S. Chauhan (1977), ‘Forestry in Uttar Pradesh: The Hugging the Trees Movement’, Ideas and Action 116 (3–4): 20–1. (Rome: Bulletin of Action for Development, FAO). O. Fals-Borda and M. Anisur Rahman (1991), Action and Knowledge: Breaking the Monopoly with Participatory Action-Research (London: Intermediate Technology Publications; New York: Apex Press). P. Freire (1970), The Pedagogy of the Oppressed (New York: Herder and Herder). S. Fukuda-Parr and A. K. Shiva Kumar (eds) (2003), Readings in Human Development: Concepts, Measures and Policies for a Development Paradigm (New Delhi: Oxford University Press).

Rather, the events in May 2011 should be considered as providing an essential opportunity to rethink the underlying assumptions of the SCP debate. As this chapter will argue, the SCP debate has gravitated towards a conceptual framework that presumes the inevitability of the capitalist global economic architecture. That is, by taking Western consumption trends for granted and refocusing energies on the environmental impacts of production processes the debate has obscured the need to address inequalities inscribed in social relations.

2010). o. (2010). The Fourth World Conference on Women, Beijing, 1995 The Fourth UN World Conference on Women held in Beijing was also a great success both in terms of size and results (Pietilä, 2007). The official conference was attended by 17,000 participants, including 6,000 delegates from 189 governments and 4,000 NGO representatives. The parallel forum in Huairou hosted 35,000 participants from all over the world, including 5,000 Chinese. In more than 40 to 50 issue caucuses each day, sections of the basic documents were discussed and the lobbying was planned for.

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