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The Resource Women and climate change in Bangladesh, Margaret Alston

Women and climate change in Bangladesh, Margaret Alston

Label
Women and climate change in Bangladesh
Title
Women and climate change in Bangladesh
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Alston
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Bangladesh is not one of the countries with the greatest emissions of carbon, but it is nevertheless one of the countries most critically affected, with a significant risk of damage to lives and livelihoods due to climate change. This book assesses the impact of climate change in Bangladesh. It outlines the impact of climate change on livelihood strategies and health, focusing particularly on the impact on gender relations, showing how cultural customs and practices often work against women's important role in helping communities cope with the effects of climate change. The book argues for, and puts forward policy proposals for, encouraging women's active contribution"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alston, Margaret
Dewey number
305.4095492
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1745.6
LC item number
.A874 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
ASAA women in Asia series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women and the environment
  • Human beings
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Women
  • Women
  • Community development
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Community development
  • Human beings
  • Women and the environment
  • Women
  • Women
  • Bangladesh
Label
Women and climate change in Bangladesh, Margaret Alston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introducing climate change and its impacts on the people of Bangladesh -- Bangladesh: culture and context -- National and international policies and frameworks: advancing gender equality -- Existing circumstances: shaping a life in rural Bangladesh -- Perceptions of climate changes and events, preparations and responses -- Negotiating the climate disaster experience -- Impacts of climate change -- Conclusion: vulnerability, resilience and adaptation: advancing gender equality
Control code
886381540
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781138026049
Lccn
2014027961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)886381540
Label
Women and climate change in Bangladesh, Margaret Alston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introducing climate change and its impacts on the people of Bangladesh -- Bangladesh: culture and context -- National and international policies and frameworks: advancing gender equality -- Existing circumstances: shaping a life in rural Bangladesh -- Perceptions of climate changes and events, preparations and responses -- Negotiating the climate disaster experience -- Impacts of climate change -- Conclusion: vulnerability, resilience and adaptation: advancing gender equality
Control code
886381540
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781138026049
Lccn
2014027961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)886381540

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