Credit to Capabilities: A Sociological Study of Microcredit Groups in India

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Author: Paromita Sanyal
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 360
Language: english
Year: 2014
ISBN 10: 1107077672
ISBN 13: 9781107077676
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

Credit to Capabilities focuses on the controversial topic of microcredit's impact on women's empowerment and, especially, on the neglected question of how microcredit transforms women's agency. Based on interviews with hundreds of economically and socially vulnerable women from peasant households,...