The elusive agenda: mainstreaming women in development.

  title={The elusive agenda: mainstreaming women in development.},
  author={Rounaq Jahan},
  journal={Pakistan development review},
  volume={35 4 Pt 2},
  • R. Jahan
  • Published 1996
  • Political Science
  • Pakistan development review
The first part of this essay on mainstreaming women in development outlines the hard-won achievements of the women's movement in the past 20 years and acknowledges that the movement has failed to gain its fundamental objectives of transforming social and gender relations and creating a just and equal world. Considering the central question of why progress has been so elusive for women, the essay notes that the agenda the movement articulated challenged male power and privilege and called for… 


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