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Title Trading women's health and rights? : trade liberalization and reproductive health in developing economies / edited by Caren Grown, Elissa Braunstein and Anju Malhotra.
Imprint London ; New York : Zed Books, 2006.

Subject Free trade -- Developing countries.
Women -- Health and hygiene -- Developing countries.
Women's rights -- Developing countries.
Reproductive Rights -- economics.
Women's Rights -- economics.
Developing Countries.
Reproductive Health Services -- economics.
Women's Health -- economics.
Alt Name Grown, Caren.
Braunstein, Elissa.
Malhotra, Anju.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 306 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Reproductive health, trade liberalization and development / Elissa Braunstein and Caren Grown -- Trade liberalization and reproductive health: a framework for understanding the linkages / Caren Grown -- Implications of the general agreement on trade in services for reproductive health services / Debra J. Lipson -- Women's work, autonomy and reproductive health: the role of trade and investment liberalization / Elissa Braunstein -- Implications of trade liberalization for working women's marriage: case studies of Bangladesh, Egypt and Vietnam / Sajeda Amin -- Trade liberalization, women's migration and reproductive health in China / Lin Tan, Zhenzhen Zheng and Yueping Song -- Local response to global development: an emerging culture of health among pregnant women in Mexican maquiladoras / Catalina A. Denman -- Runaway knowledge: trade liberalization and reproductive practices among among Sri Lanka's garment factory workers / Sandya Hewamanne -- I would pay, if I could pay in maize: trade liberalization, user fees in health and women's health seeking in Tanzania / Priya Nanda -- Tripping up: AIDS, pharmaceuticals and intellectual property in South Africa / Pranitha Maharaj and Benjamin Roberts -- Midwifery and nursing migration: implications of trade liberalization for maternal health in low-income countries / Nancy Gerein and Andrew Green -- Trade agreements and reproductive health and rights: an agenda for analysis and advocacy / Marceline White -- Reproductive health advocacy / Alaka Malwade Basu.
Summary This work synthesises research from various disciplines to explore how international trade liberalisation affects reproductive health and rights, reviewing both direct and indirect linkages and using case studies from Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Tanzania and Mexico.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781848131781 (electronic bk.)
184813178X (electronic bk.)
1842777742 (hbk.)
9781842777749 (hbk.)
1842777750 (pbk.)
9781842777756 (pbk.)
OCLC # 654735875
Additional Format Print version: Trading women's health and rights?. London ; New York : Zed Books, 2006 (DLC) 2006040554 (OCoLC)67922446