Dangerous Intersections: Feminist Perspectives on Population, Environment, and Development

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South End Press, 1999 - Social Science - 283 pages
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Dangerous Intersections offers a multicultural, international scope on the major global issues of the dar: environment, development, and population control. This collection presents crucial alternative voices and appoaches to the short-sighted policies supported by mainstream politicians and nongovernmental organizations alike--policies that focus on fertility of poor women of color in the North and South as the primary threat to the ecological viability of the planet.

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Silliman is Assistant Professor in Women's Studies at the University of Iowa. She is currently the Board Chair of the National Asian Women's Health Organization and a member of CWPE.

King is a founder member of CWPE. She taught for many years at the New School for Social Research and has been a Visiting Scholar at Rutgers University and Columbia University.

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