Marie Michael Library

Title

The determinants and consequences of female-headed households

Author

McGowan, Lisa A.

Description

A series of seminar reports dealing with defining and identifying the problems facing female-headed households. Issues discussed include teenage mothers, poverty, child mortality, household maintenance, and cultural views in countries such as Guatemala, India, Kenya and Caribbean.

File No

ICRW-O8

Agency

International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

Date

1990

Subject(s)

Women, Families

Pages

85

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