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Women in the cities of Asia : migration and urban adaptation / edited by James T. Fawcett, Siew-Ean Khoo, Peter C. Smith

Author:
Fawcett, James T. 1935-  Search this
Khoo, Siew-Ean 1949-  Search this
Smith, Peter Colin 1943-  Search this
East-West Population Institute  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 406 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Asia
Date:
1984
Topic:
Women--Social conditions  Search this
Rural-urban migration  Search this
Urbanization  Search this
Women--Case studies  Search this
Call number:
HQ1726.W66 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_277993

Begging as a path to progress : indigenous women and children and the struggle for Ecuador's urban spaces / Kate Swanson

Author:
Swanson, Kate 1973-  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 146 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ecuador
Quito
Quito (Ecuador)
Date:
2010
C2010
Topic:
Indians of South America--Urban residence  Search this
Indian women--Economic conditions  Search this
Indian women--Social conditions  Search this
Indian children--Economic conditions  Search this
Rural-urban migration  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_947244

"Aya Mahobo" : migrant labour and the cultural semiotics of Harare (Mbare) African township, 1930-70 / Maurice Taonezvi Vambe

Author:
Vambe, Maurice Taonezvi  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Zimbabwe
Mbare
Mbare (Zimbabwe)
Date:
2012
Topic:
Rural-urban migration  Search this
Dance  Search this
Women  Search this
City dwellers  Search this
Popular music--Political aspects  Search this
History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
NA1580 .C65 2012
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1034697

Abiding courage : African American migrant women and the East Bay community / Gretchen Lemke-Santangelo

Author:
Lemke-Santangelo, Gretchen  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 217 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
San Francisco Bay Area
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
Date:
1996
C1996
20th century
Topic:
African American women--Social conditions  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_491771

Making a way out of no way : African American women and the second great migration / Lisa Krissoff Boehm

Author:
Boehm, Lisa Krissoff 1969-  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 297 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2009
C2009
20th century
Topic:
African American women--Social conditions  Search this
African American women--History  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
African American women  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_925792

Remaking respectability : African American women in interwar Detroit / Victoria W. Wolcott

Author:
Wolcott, Victoria W  Search this
Physical description:
[xiii] , 335 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Michigan
Detroit
United States
Detroit (Mich.)
Date:
2001
C2001
20th century
Topic:
African American women--Social conditions  Search this
African American women--Economic conditions  Search this
Social classes--History  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
African Americans--Economic conditions  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_687915

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