Literature Database on Gender in Subsahara Africa

Literature on economy - Households

Africa OverviewAngolaBenin
BotswanaBurkina FasoBurundi
CameroonCentral African RepublicChad
D.R. Congo / ZaireDjiboutiEquatorial Guinea
EritreaEthiopiaGabon
GambiaGhanaGuinea
Guinea BisseauIvory CoastKenya
LesothoLiberiaMadagascar
MalawiMaliMauritius
MozambiqueNamibiaNiger
NigeriaRwandaSenegal
Sierra LeoneSomaliaSouth Africa
South SudanSudanSwaziland / Eswatini
TanzaniaThe CongoTogo
UgandaZambiaZimbabwe

Africa Overview

Ellis, Frank (1998): Household strategies and rural livelihood diversification, in: Journal of Development Studies, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 1-38. [1900]

Engberg, Lila / Beckerson, Susan / Francois, Edith (1994): Women and household production, An ecosystem perspective with a comparison of two studies from Africa, in: Dagenais, Huguette / Piché, Denise (eds.): Women, feminism and development, McGill-Qweens University Press, Montreal, pp. 152-179. [1901]

Haddad, Lawrence / Hoddinou, John / Aldermann, Harald (1997): Intrahousehold resource allocation in developing countries, Models, methods and policy,John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore. [1902]

Martin, William / Beittel, Mark (1987): The hidden abode of reproduction: Conceptualizing the households in Southern Africa, in: Development and Change, vol. 18, pp. 215-234. [1903]

Mencher, Joan / Okongwu, Anne (eds.) (1993): Where did all the men go? Female headed/supported households in cross-cultural perspectives, Westview Press, Boulder. [1904]

O’Laughlin, Bridget (2007): A bigger peace of a very small pie, Intrahousehold resource allocation and poverty reduction in Africa, in: Development and Change, vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 21-44. [1905]

Quisumbing, Agnes / Maluccio, John (1999): Intrahousehold resouce allocation and gender relations, New empirical evidence, IFPRI, Washington D.C. [1906]

Yngstom, I. (2006): Women, wives and land rights in Africa, Situating gender beyond the household in the debate over land policy and changing tenure systems, in: Oxford Development Journal, vol. 30, no. 1, pp. 21-40. [1907]


Angola

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Benin

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Botswana

Driel, Francien van (1994): Poor and powerful, Female-headed households and unmarried motherhood in Botswana, Breitenbach Verlag, Saarbrücken. [1908]

Fako, Thabo T. (1995): The seven-year drought, household food security and vulnerable groups in Botswana, in: Pula, Botswana Journal of African Studies, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 48-70. [1909]

Ingstad, Benedicte (1994): The grandmother and household viability in Botswana, in: Adepoju, Aderanti / Oppong, Christine (eds.): Gender, work and population in Sub-Saharan Africa, London, pp. 209-225. [1910]

Kent, Susan (1995): Unstable households in a stable Kalahari community in Botswana, in: American Anthropologist, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 297-312. [1911]

Kossoudji, Sherrie / Mueller, Eva (1983): The economic and demographic status of female headed households in rural Botswana, in: Economic Development and Cultural Change, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 831-859. [1912]

Mazonde, Issac (1995): Food security and household labour: Social transformation in a Botswana village, in: Journal of Contemporary African Studies, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 75-89. [1913]

Mookodi, Godisang (2000): The complexities of female-headed households in Botswana, in: Pula: Botswana Journal of African Studies, vol. 14. [1914]

Murray, Colin (1987): Class, gender and the household: The development cycle in Southern Africa, in: Development and Change, vol. 18, pp. 235-249. [1915]

Peters, Pauline (1986): Household management in Botswana: Cattle, crops and wage labour, in: Moock, J.L. (ed.): Understanding Africa’s rural household and farming systems, Westview Press, Boulder, pp. 133-154. [1916]

Valentine, Theodore (1994): Female headed households, private transfer entitlements, and drought relief in rural Botswana, in: Kalipeni, Ezekiel (ed.): Population growth and environmental degradation in Southern Africa, Boulder, pp. 119-146. [1917]


Burkina Faso

Haddad, Lawrence / Reardon, Thomas (1993): Gender bias in the allocation of resources within households in Burkina Faso, A disaggregated outlay equivalent analysis, in: Journal of Development Studies, 29, 2, pp. 260-276. [1918]

Kevane, Michael (2000): Extrahousehold norms and intrahousehold bargaining, Gender in Sudan and Burkina Faso, in: Spring, Anita (ed.): Small scale farmers and commercial ventures, Increasing food security in developing countries, Lynne Rienner Publishers, Boulder, pp. 89-112. [1919]


Burundi

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Cameroon

Den Ouden, J. H. B. (1980): Incorporation and changes in the composite household. The effects of coffee introduction and food crop commercialization in two Bamileke chiefdoms, Cameroon, in: Presvelou, Clio / Spijvers-Zwart, S.I. (eds.): Household, Women and agricultural development, Wageningen, pp. 41-64. [1920]

Elad, Renata L. / Houston, Jack E. (2002): Seasonal labor constraints and intra-household dynamics in the female fields of Southern Cameroon, in: Agricultural Economics, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 23-32. [1921]

Guyer, Jane (1980): Food, cocoa, and the division of labour by sex in two West African societies, in: Comparative Studies on Society and History, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 355-373. [1922]

Guyer, Jane (1981): Household and community in African studies, in: African Studies Review, vol. 24, no. (2/3), pp. 87-137. [1923]

Guyer, Jane (1988): Dynamic approaches to domestic budgeting: Cases and methods from Africa, in: Dwyer,Daisy / Bruce, Judith (eds.): A home divided - Women and income in the third world, Stanford University Press, Stanford, pp. 155-172. [1924]

Guyer, Jane (1989): From seasonal income to daily diet in a partically commercialized economy (Southern Cameroon), in: Sahn, David (eds.): Seasonal varibility in third world agriculture, The consequences for food security, John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, London, pp. 137-150. [1925]

Guyer, Jane / Peters, Pauline (1987): Conceptualizing the household, in: Development and Change, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 197-214. [1926]

Jones, C. (1986): Intra household bargaining in response to the introduction of new crops, A case study from North Cameroon, in: Moock, J.L. (eds.): Understanding Africa’s rural households and farming systems, Boulder, pp. 105-123. [1927]

Smith, Suzanna / Taylor, Barbara (1991): Curriculum planning for women and agricultural households, The case of Cameroon, in: Gladwin, Christina (ed.): Structural adjustment and African women`s farmers, University of Florida Press, Gainesville, pp. 373-384. [1928]


Central African Republic

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Chad

no entries to this combination of country and topic


D.R. Congo / Zaire

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Djibouti

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Equatorial Guinea

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Eritrea

Kibreab, Gaim (2003): Rethinking household headship among Eritrean refugees and returnees, in: Development and Change, vol. 34, no. 2, pp. 311-337. [1929]


Ethiopia

Fafchamps, Marcel / Quisumbing, Agnes (2002): Control over ownership and assets within rural Ethiopian households, in: Journal of Development Studies, vol. 38, no. 6, pp. 47-82. [1930]

Haile, Fekerte (1989): Women fuelwood carriers and the supply of household energy in Addis Ababa, in: Canadian Journal of African Studies, vol. 23, pp. 442-451. [1931]

Hogan, Dennis et al. (1999): Household organisation, women’ autonomy and contraception behaviour in Southern Ethiopia, in: Studies in Family Planning, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 302-314. [1932]

Quisumbing, Maria A.R. / Maluccio, John (1999): Intrahousehold allocation and gender relations: New empirical evidence, Working Paper Series 2, Policy Research Report on Gender and Development, Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington D.C. [1933]

Rose, Pauline / Al-Samarrai, Samer (1997): Household constraints on schooling by gender, Empirical evidence from Ethiopia, IDS Research report, No. 49, Brighton. (and published in: Comparative Education Review. Volume 45, no. 1, 2001, pp. 36-63). [1934]


Gabon

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Gambia

Carney, Judith A. (1988): Struggle over crop rights and labour within contract farming households in a Gambian irrrigated rice project, in: Journal of Peasant Studies, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 334-349. [1935]


Ghana

Casey, Joanna (1998): Domestic organization and basic tool use in the stone age in Northern Ghana, in: Kent, Susan (ed.): Gender in African prehistory, AltaMira Press, Walnut Creek. [1936]

Doss, Cheryl (2001): Is risk fully pooled within the household? Evidence from Ghana, in: Economic Development and Cultural Change,vol. 50, pp. 101-130. [1937]

Drucker-Brown, Susan (2001): House and hierarchy: Politics and domestic space in Nothern Ghana, in: Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, vol. 7, pp. 669-685. [1938]

Hanson, Kobena (2004): Rethinking the Akan household, Aknowledging the importance of culturally and linguistically meaningful images, in: Africa Today, vol. 51, no. 1. [1939]

Lloyd, Cynthia / Gage-Brandoni, Anastasia (1993): Women’s role in maintaining households: Family welfare and sexual inequality in Ghana, in: Population Studies, vol. 47, pp. 115-131. [1940]


Guinea

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Guinea Bisseau

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Ivory Coast

Hoddinott, J. / Haddadd, L. (1995): Does female income share influence household expenditure patterns? Experience from Cote d’Ivore, in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, vol. 57, pp. 77-96. [1941]


Kenya

Clark, Mari H. (1984): Women-headed households and poverty: Insights from Kenya, in: Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 338-354. [1949]

Neitzert, Monica (1994): A woman’s place: Household labour allocation in rural Kenya, in: Canadian Journal of Development Studies, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 401-427. [1950]

Oboler, R. (1994): The house-property complex in African social organization, in: Africa, 64, 3, pp. 342-375. [1951]

Oniang’o, Ruth (1995): The impact of out-migration on household livelihood and the management of natural resources, A Kenya case study, in: Bulletin of the Institute of Development Studies (IDS Bulletin), vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 54-60. [1952]

Ovis, S. (1985): Men and women in a household economy, Evidence from Kisii, Institute for Development Studies, Working Paper, no. 432, University of Nairobi. [1953]

Silberschmidt, Margarete (1991): Rethinking men and gender relations, An investigation of men, their changing roles within the household, and the implications for gender relations in Kisii District, Kenya, Centre for Development Research, CDR Research Report 16, Copenhagen. [1954]

Talle, Aud (1987): Women as Heads of Houses: The Organization of Production and the Role of Women among Pastoral Maasai in Kenya, in: Ethnos, 1-2, pp. 50-78. [1955]

Thomas, Barbara (1988): Household coping strategies for adaptation and change: Participation in Kenyan rural women's associations, in: Africa, vol. 58, no. 4, pp. 401-422. [1956]


Lesotho

Ansell, Nicola / van Blerk, Lorraine (2004): Children’s migration as a household/family strategy, Coping with AIDS in Lesotho and Malawi, in: Journal of Southern African Studies, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 673-690. [1944]

Martin, William / Beittel, Mark (1987): The hidden abode of reproduction: Conceptualizing the households in Southern Africa, in: Development and Change, vol. 18, pp. 215-234. [1945]

Matobo, Thope / Makoae, Mokhantso (2000): Gender and household resource management in Lesotho, in: Review of Southern African Studies, vol. 4, pp. 133-159. [1946]

Mokuku, Selloane (2005): Hear us, Shedding light on the plight of child domestic workers in Lesotho, UN, Maseru. [1948]

Murray, Colin (1987): Class, gender and the household: The development cycle in Southern Africa, in: Development and Change, vol. 18, pp. 235-249. [1947]


Liberia

David, Magdalean Soniia (1997): `You become one in marriage': Domestic budgeting among the Kpelle of Liberia, in: Canadian Journal of African Studies,vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 144-169. [1942]

Lacey, Linda / Sinai, Irit (1996): Do female-headed households have different shelter needs than men? The case of Monrovia, Liberia, in: Journal of Comparative Family Studies, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 89-108. [1943]


Madagascar

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Malawi

Ansell, Nicola / van Blerk, Lorraine (2004): Children’s migration as a household/family strategy, Coping with AIDS in Lesotho and Malawi, in: Journal of Southern African Studies, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 673-690. [1957]

Berhinde, Catherine White / Segal, Marcia Texler (1994): Controlling less land, producing less food: The fate of female-headed households in Malawi, in: Ngan-ling, Chow / Berhinde, Catherine White (eds.): Women, the family and policy, A global perspective, State University of New York Press, New York, pp. 145-145. [1958]

Chilowa, Wycliffe (1991): Liberalisation of agricultural produce marketing and household food security in Malawi, Preliminary results from baseline survey, Working Paper, 2, Development Research Action Programme, Chr. Michelsen Institute, Bergen. [1959]

Chipande, G.H.R. (1987): Innovation adoption among female-headed households: The case of Malawi, in: Development and Change, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 315-327. [1960]

Davison, Jean (1992): Changing relations of production in Southern Malawi’s households: Implications for involving rural women in development, in: Journal of Contemporary African Studies, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 72-84. [1961]

Davison, Jean (1993): Tenacious women: Clinging to Banja household production in the face of changing gender relations in Malawi, in: Journal of Southern African Studies, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 405-413. [1962]

Due, Jean (1988): Intra-household gender issues in farming systems in Tanzania, Zambia, and Malawi, in: Poats, Susan / Schmink, Marianne / Spring, Anita (eds.): Gender issues in farming systems research and extension, Westview Press, Boulder, pp. 331-344. [1963]

Kennedy, Eileen / Peters, Pauline (1992): Household food security and child nutrition: The interaction of income and gender of household head, in: World Development, vol. 20, No. 8, pp. 1077-1085. [1964]

Kerr, Rachel Bezner (2005): Food security in Northern Malawi, Gender, kinship relations and entitlements in historical context, in: Journal of African Studies, vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 53-74. [1965]

Sassi, Maria (2020): Evidence between and within household child nutrition inequality in Malawi, Does the gender of the household head matter? in: European Journal of Development Research, 32, pp. 28-50. [1966]

Sigman, Vickie (1995): Increasing female household-head participation in agricultural extension in Malawi, in: James, Valentine Udoh (ed.): Women and sustainable development in Africa, Praeger Publishers, Westport, pp. 133-158. [1967]

Vaughan, Megan (1986): Household units and historical process in Southern Malawi, in: Review of African Political Economy, vol. 34, pp. 35-45. [1968]

Wolf, Angelika (2004): Kinderhaushalte als Folge der AIDS-Epidemie im südlichen Afrika, in: Dilger, Hansjörg / Wolf, Angelika / Frömming, Urte Undine / Volker-Saad, Kerstin (ed.): Moderne und postkoloniale Transformation, Weißensee-Verlag, Berlin, pp. 177-192. [1969]


Mali

Hill, Allan / Thiam, Adam (1988): The structure of households amongst the Malian Fulani: Linking form and process, in: Caldwell, John / Hill, Allan / Hull, Valerie (eds.): Micro-approaches to demographic research, Kegan Paul International, London, pp. 334-345. [1971]

Randall, Sara / Winter, Michael (1986): The reluctant spouse and the illegitimate slave, Marriage, household formation and demographic behaviour amongst Malian Tamasheq from the Niger delta and Gourma, ODI-Publications, London. [1970]


Mauritius

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Mozambique

Pfeiffer, James (2003): Cash income, intrahousehold cooperative conflict, and child health in central Mozambique, in: Medical Anthropology, vol. 22, no. 2, pp. 87-130. [1972]


Namibia

Iken, Adelheid (1996): Female-headed households as a response to, and consequence of, social change: The situation of single mothers in Southern Namibia, Working Paper No. 7, Basler Afrika Bibliographien, Basel. [1973]

Iken, Adelheid (1999): Women headed households in Southern Namibia: Causes, patterns and consequences, IKO-Verlag fur Interkulturelle Kommunikation, Frankfurt a.M. [1974]


Niger

Hopkins, Jane / Levin, Carol / Haddad, Lawrence (1994): Women’s income and household expenditure patters: Gender or flow? Evidence from Niger, in: American Journal of Agricultural Economics, vol. 76, no. 5, pp. 1219-1225. [1975]

Turner, Matthew (2000): Drought, domestic budgeting and wealth distribution in Sahelian households, in: Development and Change, vol. 31, pp. 1009-1035. [1976]


Nigeria

Aromolaran, Adebayo (2004): Household income, women’s income share and food calorie intake in South Western Nigeria, in: Food Policy, vol. 29, pp. 507-530. [1977]

Awe, Bolanle / Ezumah, Nkoli N (199): The impact of structural adjustment programs on women and their households in Bendel women in West Africa: a Nigerian case study / In: Gallin, Rita S. / Ferguson, Anne (eds.): The women and international development annual, vol. 2, Boulder, Westview Press, pp. 177-240. [1978]

Ayoola, J.B. (2000): Demand for women entrepreneurship in low-income household: Evidence from Benue State, in: Nigerian Journal of Economic and Social Studies, vol. 42, no. 1, pp. 113-120. [1979]

Bender, Donald, R. (1971): De facto families and de jure households in Ondo, (Yoruba), in: American Anthropologist, vol. 73, pp. 223-241. [1980]

Burfisher, Mary E. / Horenstein, Nadine (1985): Sex roles in the Nigerian Tiv farm household, Women's roles and gender differences in development, Cases for Planners, Kumarian Press, West Hartford. [1981]

Caldwell, J. (1976): Fertility and household economy in Nigeria, in: Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 7, pp. 193-252. [1982]

Eboh, E.C. (1993): A household survey of farm women's access to agro-information and technology: Implications for extension training and rural development in Nigeria, in: Journal of Rural Development and Administration, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 1-22 [1983]

Elabor-Idemudia, Patience (1991): The impact of structural adjustment programs on women and their households in Bendel and Ogun State, Nigeria, in: Gladwin, Christina (ed.): Structural adjustment and African women farmers, University of Florida Press, Gainesville, pp. 128-139. [1984]

Fapohunda, Eleanor (1982): The nuclear household model in Nigerian public and private sector policy, Colonial legacies and socio-political implications, in: Development and Change, vol. 18, pp. 281-294. [1985]

Isiugo-Abanihe, Uche / Oyediran, Kola (2004): Household socioeconomic status and sexual behaviour among Nigerian female youth, in: African Population Studies, vol. 19. [1986]

Jaiyebo, Oluremi (2003): Women and household sustenance, Changing livelihoods and survival strategies in the peri-urban areas of Ibadan, in: Environment and Urbanisation, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 111-120. [1987]

Longhurst, Richard (1986): Household food strategies in response to seasonality and famine, in: Bulletin of the Institute of Development Studies, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 27-35. [1988]

Okojie, Christina (1988): Women and rural development, Strategies for sustaining women`s contribution in rural households of Anambra State, WID working papers, 166, Michigan State University, East Lansing. [1989]

Okojie, Christina (2003): Gender and education as determinants of household poverty in Nigeria, in: Van der Hoeven, Rolph / Shorrocks, Anthony F. (eds.): Perspectives on growth and poverty, United Nations University Press, Tokyo/New York. [1990]

Okurji, E.C. (1990): Women's labour, household manangement and agricultural technology in a rural farming community of Anambra State, Nigeria, in: Journal of Educational Research and Development, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 13-37. [1991]

Oyediran, Kola / Odusola, Ayodele (2004): Poverty and the dynamics of women's participation in household decision making in Nigeria, in: African Population Studies, vol. 19, Supplement A, pp. 115-139. [1992]

Rahji, M.A.Y. / Falusi, A.O. (2005): A gender analysis of farm households labour use and its impact on household income in southwestern Nigeria, in: Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, vol. 44, pp. 155-166. [1993]

Sanni, Lekan (2006): Comparative study of female-headed households in the City of Ibadan, in: Jenda, 8. [1994]

Shehu, D.J. / Hassan, W.A. (1995): Women in dairying in the African savanna, Their contribution to agro-pastroal household income in the dry northwest of Nigeria, in: Nomadic People, vol. 36, pp. 53-64. [1995]

Stone, Glenn Davis (1998): Keeping the home fire burning, The changed nature of householding in Kofyar homeland, in: Human Ecology, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 239-265. [1996]


Rwanda

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Senegal

Buggenhagen, Beth A. (2001): Prophets and profits, Gendered and generational visions of wealth and value in Senegalese Murid households, in: Journal of Religion in Africa, vol. 31, no. 4. [1997]

Dufournaud, C.M. (1994): A partial equilibrium analysis of the impact of introducing more efficient wood-burning stoves into households in the Sahelian region, in: Environment and Planning, vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 407-414. [1998]

Linares, Olga F. (1984): Households among the Diola of Senegal: Should norms enter by the front or the back door? in: Netting, Robert / Wilk, Richard / Arnould, Eric (eds.): Households: Comparative and historical studies of the domestic group, University of California Press, Berkeley. pp. 407-445. [1999]

Sullivan, Amy J. (2002): Gender, household composition, and adoption of soil fertility technologies, A study of women rice farmers in Southern Senegal, in: African Studies Quarterly, vol. 6, no. 1-2. [2000]

Venema, L.B. (1980): Male and female farming systems and agricultural intensification in West Africa: The case of the Wolof, Senegal, in: Presvelou, Clio / Spijvers-Zwart, S.I. (eds.): Household, Women and agricultural Development, Publications of the University of Wageningen, Wageningen, pp. 27-34. [2001]


Sierra Leone

Bledsoe, Caroline (1995): Marginal members, Children of previous unioins in Mende households in Sierra Leone, in: Grennhalgh, S. (ed.): Situating fertility, Anthropological and demographic inquiry, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 130-153. [2002]

Steady, Filomina Chioma (1987): Polygamy and the household economy in a fishing village in Sierra Leone, in: Parkin, David /Nyamwaya, David (eds.): Transformation of African marriage, Manchester University Press, Manchester, pp. 211-230. [2003]


Somalia

no entries to this combination of country and topic


South Africa

Duflo, Esther (2003): Grandmothers and granddaughters, Old age pensions and intrahousehold allocation in South Africa, in: World Bank Economic Review, vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 1-25. [2004]

Dungumaro, Esther (2008): Gender differentials in household structure and socio-economic characteristics in South Africa, in: Journal of Comparative Family Studies, vol. 39, no. 4, pp. 429-451. [2005]

Jones S. (1999): Singlehood for security: Towards a review of the relative economic status of women and children in womanled households, in: Society in Transition, Journal of the South African Sociology Association, vol. 30, no. 1, pp. 13–27. [2006]

Marwick, Max (1978): Household composition and marriage in a Witwatersrand African township, in: Argyle, W.J / Preston Whythe, E.M. (eds.): Social system and tradition in Southern Africa, Oxford University Press, Cape Town, pp. 36-54. [2007]


South Sudan

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Sudan

Kevane, Michael (2000): Extrahousehold norms and intrahousehold bargaining, Gender in Sudan and Burkina Faso, in: Spring, Anita (ed.): Small scale farmers and commercial ventures, Increasing food security in developing countries, Lynne Rienner Publishers, Boulder, pp. 89-112. [2008]

Michael, Barbara J. (1997): Female heads of patriarchal households, The Baggara, in: Journal of Comparative Family Studies, vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 170-182. [2009]


Swaziland / Eswatini

Leliveld, A. (1997): The effects of restrictive South African migrant labour policy on the survival of rural households in Southern Africa, A case from rural Swaziland, in: World Development, vol. 25, no. 11, pp. 1839-1849. [2010]

Russell, Mango (1993): Are households universal? On misunderstanding of the domestic groups in Swaziland, in: Development and Change, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 754-785. [2011]


Tanzania

Beegle, Kathleen (2005): Labour effects of adult mortality in Tanzanian households, in: Economic Development and cultural change, vol. 53, no. 3, pp. 655-683 [2012]

Creighton, Colin / Omari, C K. (eds.) (2000): Gender, Family and household in Tanzania, Ashgate Publishers, London. [2013]

Due, Jean (1988): Intra-household gender issues in farming systems in Tanzania, Zambia and Malawi, in: Poasts, Susan / Schmink, Marianne / Spring, Anita (eds.): Gender issues in farming research and extension, Westview Perss, Boulder, pp. 331-344. [2014]

Euwijk, Birgit Obrist van / Minja, Happiness (1997): Reconsidering the concept of household headship, Reflections on women’s notions and practices of headship in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, in: Sottas, Beat / Hammer, Thomas / Roost Vischer, Lilo (Hg.): Werkschau Afrikastudien, Bd. 11, Lit-Verlag, Münster, pp. 209-222. [2015]

Koda, Bertha / Omari, C.K. (1991): Crisis in the Tanzanian household economy, Women`s strategies in Dar es Salaam, in: IFAA (ed.): Alternative development strategies for Africa, IFAA Publications, London, pp. 117-131. [2016]

Tripp, Aili Mari (1989): Women and the changing urban household economy in Tanzania, in: Journal of Modern African Studies, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 601-623. [2017]


The Congo

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Togo

no entries to this combination of country and topic


Uganda

ICRW (International Centre for Research on Women) (2003): Transcending boundaries to improve the food security of AIDS-affected households in rural Uganda, ICRW, Washington D.C. [2018]


Zambia

Due, Jean (1986): Women’s contribution to farming systems and household income in Zambia, in: Ahfad Journal, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 52-61. [2019]

Due, Jean (1988): Intra-household gender issues in farming systems in Tanzania, Zambia and Malawi, in: Poasts, Susan / Schmink, Marianne / Spring, Anita (eds.): Gender issues in farming research and extension, Westview Perss, Boulder, pp. 331-344. [2020]

Geisler, Gisela (1993): Silence speak louder than claims: Gender, household, and agricultural development in Southern Africa, in: World Development, vol. 21, no,. 12, pp. 1965-1980. [2021]

Hudgens, R.E. (1988): A diagnosic survey of female headed households in the Central Province of Zambia, in: Poats, S.V. (ed.): Gender issues in farming systems research and extension, Boulder. [2022]

Kalinda, Thomas / Filson, Glenn / Shutte, James (2000): Resources, household decision-making and organisation of labour in food production among small-cale farmers in Zambia, in: Development Southern Africa, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 165-174. [2023]

Kapungwe, Augustus (2005): Household food security and nutrititional status in Zambia, in: Africa Insight,vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 36-43. [2024]

Parpart, Jane (1986): The household and the mineshaft: Gender and class struggle on the Zambian Copperbelt, 1924-1966, in: Journal of Southern African Studies, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 36-56. [2025]

Wiegers, Ester et al. (2006): Patterns of vulnerability to AIDS impacts in Zambian households, in: Development and Change, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 1073-1092. [2026]


Zimbabwe

Bell, Morang / Hotchkiss, Patricia (1991): Garden cultivation, conservation and household strategies in Zimbabwe, in: Africa, vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 202-211. [2027]

Dekker, Marleen / Hoogeveen, Hans (2002): Bride wealth and household security in rural Zimbabwe, in: Journal of African Economics, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 114-145. [2028]

Folbre, Nancy (1986): Hearts and spades: Paradigms of household economics, in: World Development, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 245-255. [2029]

Francis-Chizororo, Monica (2010): Gowing up without parents, Socialisation and gender relations in orphaned-child-headed households in rural Zimbabwe, in: Journal of Southern African Studies, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 711-727. [2030]

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