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Counting on Marilyn Waring


Counting on Marilyn Waring

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While Thomas Piketty’s bestseller Capital in the Twenty-First Century barely tests the discipline’s boundaries in its focus on the rich, Counting on Marilyn Waring challenges most limits of what economists should care about.
Maria Berg Reinertsen, Economics commentator in Morgenbladet, Norway
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September 2014
279 pages $34.95

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Table of contents




Margunn Bjørnholt & Ailsa McKay

  1. Advances in Feminist Economics in Times of Economic Crisis    
    Margunn Bjørnholt & Ailsa McKay

  2. Feminist Economics as Vision for a Sustainable Future
    Iulie Aslaksen, Torunn Bragstad & Berit Ås

  3. Everything Needs Care: Toward a Context-Based Economy
    Sabine O’Hara

  4. Reflections on Unpaid Household Work, Economic Growth, and Consumption Possibilities
    Iulie Aslaksen & Charlotte Koren

  5. Women’s Unpaid Work Was Counted But. . .
    Johanna Varjonen & Leena M. Kirjavainen

  6. Accounting For Death: Infant Mortality, the MDGs, and Women’s (Dis)Empowerment
    Monica J. Casper & William Paul Simmons

  7. Substantive Equality, Stockholm Syndrome and the Costs of Child Sexual Abuse
    Shirley Jülich

  8. A Pacific Way of Counting
    Tagaloatele Peggy Fairbairn-Dunlop

  9. Narrative Trumps Numbers: Marilyn Waring in the World
    Rod Dobell, with Jodie Walsh

  10. If Mothers Counted: Status Symbols for the Invisible Art of Mothering
    Hadara Scheflan Katzav & Shira Richter

  11. Whose Rights Count? A Research Journey with Marilyn Waring on Unpaid HIV Care and the Economics of Dignity
    Meena Shivdas & Anit N. Mukherjee

  12. Rural, Northern Canadian Women’s Caregiving Experiences in the Context of Economic Values
    Heather I. Peters, Dawn Hemingway, Anita Vaillancourt & Jo-Anne Fiske

  13. Creating Conceptual Tools for Change: Marilyn Waring’s Influence in Australia
    Marty Grace & Lyn Craig

  14. Making Mothers’ Milk Count
    Julie P. Smith

  15. Resilient Feminism: Social Movement Strategy in a Conservative Regnum      
    Mara Fridell & Lorna Turnbull

  16. Counting Embodied Learning: Marilyn Waring and Feminist Pedagogical Practice
    Jill Eichhorn

  17. Post-graduate Supervision with MJW
    Karen Webster

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