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dc.contributor.author Light, A
dc.contributor.author Ladeira, I
dc.contributor.author Roberson, J
dc.contributor.author Bidwell, N
dc.contributor.author Rangaswamy, N
dc.contributor.author Sambasivan, N
dc.contributor.author Gitau, S
dc.date.accessioned 2012-01-10T14:08:15Z
dc.date.available 2012-01-10T14:08:15Z
dc.date.issued 2010-12
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10204/5469
dc.description.abstract The authors present our experience of gender as female ICT4D researchers. We highlight our field experiences and comment on our perceptions of how being a woman and performing our female identity has influenced our own ICT4D research. We discuss how gender tensions are further compounded by the researcher’s own physical and social characteristics, such as race, age, social class, and skin color. We apply the lens of reflexivity and performativity to examine critically and explore analytically our field experiences. We end with practical observations about our collective experience. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Workflow request;5697
dc.subject ICT4D en_US
dc.subject Female researchers en_US
dc.subject Field research en_US
dc.subject International research en_US
dc.subject Gender matters en_US
dc.subject Female ICT4D researchers en_US
dc.title Gender matters: Female perspectives in ICT4D research en_US
dc.type Presentation en_US


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