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Rural women and agrotourism in the context of sustainable rural development: a case study from Turkey

Rural women and agrotourism in the context of sustainable rural development: a case study from Turkey

Environment, Development and Sustainability 6(4): 473-486

As in many developing countries also in Turkey, agriculture is on the centre of rural development and rural women are on the centre of agriculture. Although they are main part as a major labour force at every stage of agricultural activity and undertake responsibilities such as domestic task and childcare, women do not profit from social and economic benefits proportionate to the responsibilities they have undertaken.

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DOI: 10.1007/s10668-005-5633-y

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