Women and Poverty

1The Paradox of Women's Poverty: Wage-Earning Women and Economic ...

by J Smith - 1984 - Cited by 85 - Related articles
women's poverty in the United States. First, more women than ever ...... In short, women's poverty and continued economic dependency are ...
www.jstor.org/stable/3174384

 

2Family Status and Poverty among Older Women: The Gendered ...

by MH Meyer - 1990 - Cited by 68 - Related articles
The greater incidence of poverty among older women is directly linked to their greater likelihood of being unmarried; 25 percent of older men and 60 percent ...
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3Women in Poverty: A New Global Underclass

by M Buvinić - 1997 - Cited by 54 - Related articles
men and women, exacerbate women's poverty, and sustain a vicious ... In a world of blurring borders, women's poverty creates enclaves of want in the midst ...
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4The Other Side of Economic Success: Poverty, Inequality, and Women ...

by S Barrientos - 1993 - Cited by 2 - Related articles
lives of women and led to what has been termed the 'feminisation of poverty'. Although the military government had some success in targeting those in ...
www.jstor.org/stable/4030267

 

5Women in Poverty: Canada and India

by C Argiropoulos - 2003 - Related articles
women in Canada and India grapple with similar issues of poverty, ... such feminisation' of poverty that finds women facing the brunt ...
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6Power and Dignity: Women, Poverty, and Credit Unions

by A Rimmer - 1997 - Cited by 4 - Related articles
This article looks at poverty amongst black and white women in Britain, and proposes that ..... poverty, tut this study focused on the poverty of women. ...
www.jstor.org/stable/4030396
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7Women's Poverty and Women's Citizenship: Some Political ...

by BJ Nelson - 1984 - Cited by 86 - Related articles
women, the feminization of poverty, as it has been labeled by Diana ... ship and women's poverty in ways that illuminate each other. This exami- ...
www.jstor.org/stable/3174380

 

8Poverty Among Women and Children: What Accounts for the Change?

by LJ Bassi - 1988 - Cited by 9 - Related articles
ber of women in poverty, relative to the number of men in poverty. For instance, in ... on women's poverty. This effect can be writ- ...
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9Women, Children, and Poverty: Public Policies and Female-Headed ...

by SB Kamerman - 1984 - Cited by 54 - Related articles
Women, Children, and Poverty maximum of seventy-five dollars per month and the ...... policy package if we are to reduce the poverty of women and children, ...
www.jstor.org/stable/3174382

 

10Poverty and the Marital Behavior of Young Women

by DK McLaughlin - 1997 - Cited by 80 - Related articles
ling for the poverty status of the young women and the poverty status of the family. In a separate .... poverty among women and children, we currently ...
www.jstor.org/stable/353947

 

11Poverty Reduction and Violence against Women: Exploring Links ...

by G Terry - 2004 - Cited by 7 - Related articles
domestic violence, and that not all women living in poverty are abused. ... is a causal factor in women's poverty, and also poverty more generally. ...
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12Discrimination and Poverty among Women Who Head Families

by I Sawhill - 1976 - Cited by 47 - Related articles
heads of families will go very far in reducing their poverty and depen- dence on welfare as long as these women face such low wages in the market. ...
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13No Stranger to Hard Times: Three Studies of Women in Poverty ...

by K Kruckemeyer - 1999
will not end women's poverty. Only Lisa Dodson's book, however, expands our notion of the uses and methods of oral history. Her strategy of convening " ...
www.jstor.org/stable/3675600

 

14Women, Children and Poverty in Canada

by MD Dooley - 1994 - Cited by 23 - Related articles
Figure 1 Poverty among women and men. O Women Age 65+. A Women Age •-24. E Men Age 0 ..... O Women - Market Income Poverty Rate n Women - Policy Impact ...
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15The Perils of 'Passion and Poverty': Women Religious and the Care ...

by M Fitzgerald - 1991 - Cited by 4 - Related articles
struggled to shield women from the burdens of "passion and poverty"; they .... poverty, Catholic women religious began organizing ...
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16Black Women in Poverty: Some Comments on Female-Headed Families

by RM Brewer - 1988 - Cited by 54 - Related articles
ments will do so today as poverty embraces ever larger numbers of women and children.4 Nonetheless, even scholars sensitive to the limitations of ...
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17Poverty and Health: Older Minority Women and the Rise of the ...

by JL Worobey - 1990 - Cited by 32 - Related articles
those headed by women, poverty is episodic. (Duncan 1984). Although temporary poverty can be serious, it usually has fewer long-term ...
www.jstor.org/stable/2136820

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