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Coffee production and household dynamics. The popolucas of Ocotal Grande, Veracruz
Feminist anthropologists have evidenced the social and cultural aspects of motherhood and have challenged the universality of the nuclear family as the basis for residential and child-rearingExpand
“Missing Pieces”—Functional, Social, and Environmental Barriers to Recovery for Vulnerable Older Adults Transitioning from Hospital to Home
TLDR
To describe barriers to recovery at home for vulnerable older adults after leaving the hospital, experts suggest a move to a care home is a viable option. Expand
DOES CONTRACEPTION BENEFIT WOMEN? STRUCTURE, AGENCY, AND WELL-BEING IN RURAL MEXICO
The authors of this paper examine Amartya Sen's contributions to the concept of human well-being from a gender perspective and argue that this concept is particularly useful for explaining women'sExpand
Gender, rural households, and biodiversity in native Mexico
Knowledge about maize varieties is the key to rural households' survival in native Mexico. Native peoples relate to nature in particular ways and they play a crucial role in maintaining biodiversity.Expand
Native Women and State Legislation in Mexico and Canada: The Agrarian Law and the Indian Act
The impact of colonialism on women’s work and status in traditional subsistence economies has been well documented. However, there is considerable debate on the exact nature of the effects ofExpand
D OES C ONTRACEPTION B ENEFIT W OMEN ? S TRUCTURE ,A GENCY , AND W ELL -B EING I N R URAL M EXICO
The authors of this paper examine Amartya Sen’s contributions to the concept of human well-being from a gender perspective and argue that this concept is particularly useful for explaining women’sExpand
Gender and land rights in Mexico: A case study from Southern Veracruz
Abstract Women's rights to land and participation in land distribution processes in rural Mexico have not been seriously documented. Most studies focusing on forms of land ownership and peasantExpand
“RESPECTING YOUR HOME”: ECONOMIC CHANGE AND GENDER IDEOLOGY IN A NATIVE COMMUNITY IN SOUTHERN VERACRUZ, MEXICO
ABSTRACT Research on gender and household dynamics in the Third World has shown us that women make an important contribution to the domestic economy. However, few studies have explored theExpand
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