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© 1999

Rural Women and Triple Exploitation in Korean Development

Book

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction

    1. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 1-4
  3. Agriculture in the Korean Development Model

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-6
    2. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 7-22
    3. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 23-35
    4. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 36-59
    5. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 60-83
  4. Patriarchal Relations and Modes of Production: Towards an Analytical Framework

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-86
    2. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 87-105
    3. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 106-118
    4. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 119-137
  5. Rural Women’s Labour in Korea

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-142
    2. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 143-168
    3. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 169-195
    4. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 196-207
  6. Conclusion

    1. Dong-Sook Shin Gills
      Pages 208-212
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 213-239

About this book

Introduction

This book is a comprehensive analysis of the unrecognized role played and burden borne by rural women during the last four decades of South Korean economic development. It offers a new critical understanding of the crucial role played by rural women in the Korean economic 'miracle'.

Keywords

development Economic Development globalization poverty women

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.School of Social and International StudiesUniversity of SunderlandUK

About the authors

DONG-SOOK S. GILLS teaches the Sociology of Development and International Political Economy at the School of Social and International Studies, University of Sunderland. Her main research interests are the development of capitalism, global inequality and women in the Third World. She is currently researching economic globalisation and Korean agriculture

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