Geo 143: Feminist Theories

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Geo 143: Feminist Theories
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2013-05-07 04:47:01
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  1. What are the arguments advanced in feminist theories about the factors and conditions that will help reduce fertility?
    -Reducing patriarchy and empowering women will bring down birth rates and reduce population growth
  2. What empirical evidence exists that supports/contradicts this theory?
    • • Access to financial resources reduces poverty -micro finance, micro credit based on cooperation of women
    • -better educated women have few children
    • -but otherwise, there are too limited scale of programs to promote women's empowerment.
  3. What are the policy implications of this theory?
    • -Foster women's empowerment
    • - equal rights, education & life chances, access to financial resources.

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