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Half the sky : turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide /

Two Pulitzer Prize winners issue a call to arms against our era's most pervasive human rights violation: the oppression of women in the developing world. They show that a little help can transform the lives of women and girls abroad and that the key to economic progress lies in unleashing women's p...

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Main Author: Kristof, Nicholas D., 1959-
Other Authors: WuDunn, Sheryl, 1959-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009
Edition: 1st ed.
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Summary: Two Pulitzer Prize winners issue a call to arms against our era's most pervasive human rights violation: the oppression of women in the developing world. They show that a little help can transform the lives of women and girls abroad and that the key to economic progress lies in unleashing women's potential.
Physical Description: xxii, 294 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-278) and index.
ISBN: 9780307267146 (alk. paper)
0307267148 (alk. paper)