Crowell, Daniel W., 1975-

The SEWA movement and rural development : the Banaskantha and Kutch experience / Daniel W. Crowell. - New Delhi : Sage Publications, 2003. - xix, 236 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [230]-231) and index.

Foreword /​ Reema Nanavaty
1. The SEWA Movement
2. Watershed Development
3. Forestry and Minor Forest Products
4. Dairy and Craft Cooperativism: Demand-Driven, Need-Based
5. Rural Micro-Finance
6. Health and Nutrition
7. Kutch and DWCRA
8. Women and the Panchayat
9. The Cyclone of 1998
10. SEWA in the New Millennium
11. A Different Kind of Deregulation
Epilogue: Earthquake Relief and Recovery.

"Written in a very readable manner, this book contains important pointers for anyone interested in fostering human development. It will attract a wide readership especially among students of rural development, gender studies, social work, micro-finance, social development and labor studies. It will be of equal interest to a broad cross-section of people (including activists and NGOs) interested in the process of rural development."--BOOK JACKET.

8178291894 (India : hbk.) 8178291908 (India : pbk.)


Self Employed Women's Association (Ahmadābād, India)--History.

Women in economic development--India--Banās Kāntha (District)
Women in economic development--India--Kachchh.
Women in rural development--India--Banās Kāntha (District)
Women in rural development--India--Kachchh.
Economic development--Citizen participation--India--Kachchh.
Economic development--Citizen participation--India--Banās Kāntha (District)

Banās Kāntha (India : District)--Social conditions.
Kachchh (India)--Social conditions.
Banās Kāntha (India : District)--Economic conditions.
Kachchh (India)--Economic conditions.

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