Households, gender and rural-urban migration: reflections on linkages and considerations for policy.

@article{Chant1998HouseholdsGA,
  title={Households, gender and rural-urban migration: reflections on linkages and considerations for policy.},
  author={Silvia Chant},
  journal={Environment and urbanization},
  year={1998},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={
          5-21
        }
}
"The aim of this paper is to argue the importance of considering ¿the household' in analyses of gender and rural-urban migration, both in respect of how it shapes the gender selectivity of migrant flows and how, in turn, the latter contributes to household diversity across rural and urban areas.... [It] examines the impacts of gender differentiated demographic mobility on contemporary household forms in rural and urban areas including reference to case study evidence from my own research in… CONTINUE READING

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