1. GENDER, FAMILIES AND PUBLIC POLICY - ROOM 22

Chair: Kristin Dale, Agder State College, Norway

Barbara Bergmann, American University, USA. "Support for Single Parents: A Non-Immiserating System."

Celia Briar, Massey University, New Zealand. "Women and the Universal Basic Income Concept."

Carla Quaglino, University of Moderna, Italy. "The Gender Impact of the New Pension Law in Italy"




2. FEMINIST ISSUES AND RESTRUCTURING: "A NEW HOPE" - ROOM 23

Chair: Yasodha Shanmugssundaram, University of Madras, India.

Prue Hyman, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. "Ten Years of Economic Restructuring in New Zealand -- Differential Gender Impacts and the Reactions of Feminist Activists."

Ray Broomhill and Rhonda Sharp, University of Adelaide, Australia. "Economic Restructuring and Women in Australia."

Majorie Cohen, Simon Frasier University, Canada. "Adjustment and Canadian Perspectives."




3. FACTORS INFLUENCING WOMEN'S EMPLOYMENT: RECENT TRENDS - ROOM 31

Chair: Agneta Stark, Stockholm University, Sweden

Irene Bruegel, South Bank University, UK. "Women's Employment and the British Disease"

Alicia Giron, Directora Del Instituto de Investigaciones Economicas, Torro II de Humanidades, Mexico, and Maria Luisa Gonzales, Investigadora del Instituto de Investigacoines Economicas Torro II de Humanidades, Mexico. "The Impact of the Financial Crisis in Mexico on Women's Employment."

Tindara Addabbo, Modena University, Italy. "The Employment Probability of Married Women: The Case of Italy."

Gulfer Dikbayir and E. Zehra Kasnagolu, Middle East Technical University, Turkey. "Trends in Women's Employment in the Turkish Manufacturing Industry:1983-1993."




4. ROUNDTABLE: GET REAL: FEMINIST PEDAGOGY, A GUIDED TOUR - ROOM 30

Chair: Meg Lewis, St. Benedict College, USA. "Issue Study."

Robin Bartlett, Denison University, USA "Feminist Pedagogy and Team Learning."

Jean Shackelford, Bucknell University, USA. "A Lab of Her Own?"

Janice Peterson, SUNY-Fredonia, USA. "Critical Thinking."