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- DescriptionThis is a major analysis of the emerging cultural characteristics of women's activities on the internet across the globe. It brings together anthropologists, communications experts, development workers and media analysts and women's movement activists to ask: are women caught in the net or weaving it themselves? The book maps both the social, ecomic and political biases in which the culture of cyberspace is embedded as well its revolutionary potential, explores women's kwledge of and access to the Internet across the world, and puts forward concrete proposals for increasing women's engagement with the new communication techlogies.
- Author BiographyWendy Harcourt is a feminist researcher and activist working at the Society for International Development in Rome Italy as senior advisor and chief editor of the quarterly journal Development. She is actively engaged in global feminist politics through her work with Women in Development Europe, European Feminist Forum and the Feminist Dialogues. Her other books include Practising Feminist Political Ecologies (with Ingrid Nelson, Zed 2015).
- PublisherZed Books Ltd
- Date of Publication01/02/1999
- SubjectGender Studies / Gay & Lesbian Studies
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintZed Books Ltd
- Content Notenotes, bibliography, index
- Weight350 g
- Width135 mm
- Height216 mm
- Spine17 mm
- Edited byWendy Harcourt
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (UK)
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