This chapter provides a brief overview of the development of the field of gender and migration and mobility. It then focuses, in particular, on research on mobility and migration in the rural context and the research questions that have gained the most attention in recent years. The chapter closes with an introduction to contributing chapters on the theme of gender and mobility.
|Title of host publication||Gender and rural globalisation|
|Subtitle of host publication||international perspectives on gender and rural development|
|Editors||Bettina Barbara Bock, Sally Shortall|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|