Book Chapters

2015: “The Political Economy of War: What Women Need to Know”, in Sexual Violence in Conflict and Post-Conflict Societies: International Agendas and African Contexts, edited by Doris Buss, Joanne Lebert, Blair Rutherford, and Obi Aginam to be published by UN University Press, Tokyo, 8-1-2014

2014: Schneider D., and Turshen M., Political and Social Violence: Health Effects, Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences, Elsevier, 2014. 05-Feb-14 doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.09048-5

2012: “Food insecurity: The impact on African women and children” in Gendered Insecurities, Health and African Development, edited by Howard Stein and Amal Fadlalla, London: Routledge,2012.

2011: Political and social violence: health effects. 2011. In Encyclopedia of Environmental Health, edited by J.O. Nriagu, volume 4, pp. 623–630. Burlington: Elsevier. With Dona Schneider

2010: Reproducing labor: colonial government regulation of African women’s reproductive lives” in The demographics of empire: The colonial order and the creation of knowledge, edited by Karl Ittmann, Dennis Cordell & Greg Maddox, Ohio University Press, 2010, pp 217-144

2010: The political economy of women in Africa” in African Women: A political economy, edited by M. Turshen. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010

“Child Poverty: the Gender Dimension” in Child Poverty: African and International Perspectives, edited by J.E. Doek, A.K. Shiva Kumar, D. Mugawe, and S. Tsegaye. Antwerp: Intersentia, 2009.

“The Political Economy of Violence against Women during Armed Conflict in Uganda.” reprinted in Cultures of Fear: A Critical Reader, edited by Uli Linke and Danielle Smith, Pluto Press, London, 2009.

“Algerian Adolescents Caught in the Crossfire.” In Violence and gender in the globalized world: the intimate and the extimate, edited by V.G. Julie Rajan and Sanja Bahun-Radunovic, pp.75-90. Aldershot (UK): Ashgate, 2008

The Impact of Civil War on Women and Children” in Security, Reconstruction and Reconciliation: When the Wars End, edited by Muna Ndulo, 85-96. London” University College London Press, 2006

Definition and Injuries of Violence” in Interventions: Activists and Academics Respond to Violence, edited by E.A. Castelli and J.R. Jakobsen, 29-35. New York: Palgrave, 2004

“Contested Claims and Individual Bodies” in Contested Terrains and Constructed Categories: Contemporary Africa in Focus, edited by G. C. Bond and N. Gibson, 365-378. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2002

Engendering Relations of States to Societies in the Aftermath” in The Aftermath: Women in Post-conflict Transformation, edited by S. Meintjes, A. Pillay and M. Turshen, 78-96. London: Zed Books, 2002

The Political Economy of Rape: An Analysis of Systematic Rape and Sexual Abuse of Women during Armed Conflict in Africa” in Victors, Perpetrators or Actors: Gender, Armed Conflict and Political Violence edited by C. Moser and F. Clarke, 55-68. London: Zed Books, 2001

Women’s Mental Health.” In African Women’s Health edited by M. Turshen, 83-106. Trenton: Africa World Press, 2000

Even Strong Backs Need Support: Introductory Notes.” In African Women’s Health edited by M. Turshen, ix-xxv. Trenton: Africa World Press, 2000

“The Ecological Crisis in Tanzania” In Dangerous Intersections: Feminist Perspectives on Population, Environment, and Development“, edited by Jael Silliman and Ynestra King, 89-107. Boston: South End Press/ London: Zed Books, 1999

Women’s War Stories” in What Women Do in Wartime: Gender and Conflict in Africa. London: Zed Books, 1998 (edited with C. Twagiramariya), 1-26

“Rationalizing Health Care Provision in Zimbabwe: The Role of the Public Sector in Treating the Malaise of Inefficiency.” In Development at a Crossroads: Uncertain Paths to Sustainability after the Neo-Liberal Revolutionedited by M. R. Carter, J. Cason, and F. Zimmerman, 105-128. Madison: University of Wisconsin Global Studies Program. 1998

“The Political Ecology of AIDS in Africa.” In The Political Economy of AIDS edited by M. Singer, 167-182. Amityville, NY: Baywood, 1997

“US Aid to AIDS in Africa”. In AIDS in Africa and the Caribbean edited by G. C. Bond, J. Kreniske, I. S. Susser, and J. Vincent, 181-188. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1997

“African Women and Health Issues.” In African Women South of the Sahara edited by M. J. Hay and S. Stichter, 239-249. London: Longman, 1995. Second edition

“The Impact of Economic Reform on Women’s Health and Health Care in Sub-Saharan Africa.” In Women in the Age of Economic Transformation: Gender Impact of Reforms in Post-socialist and Developing Countries edited by N. Aslanbeigui, S. Pressman, and G. Summerfield, 77-94. London: Routledge, 1994

“Prescription de contraception aux femmes immigrées en France” (with H. Bretin and A. Thébaud Mony). InPopulation, reproduction, sociétés: perspectives et enjeux de démographie sociale edited by D. D. Cordell et al., 217-234. Montréal: Les Presses de l’Université de Montréal, 1993

“Migration, Public Policy and Women’s Experience” (with H. Bretin and A. Thébaud Mony). In Women’s Lives and Public Policy: The International Experience edited by M. Turshen and B. Holcomb, 83-96. Greenwood Press, 1993

“Taking Women Seriously: Toward Democratic Health Care in Africa.” In Women and Health in Africa, edited by M. Turshen, 205-220. Africa World Press, 1991

“Gender and Health in Africa.” In Women and Health in Africa, edited by M. Turshen, 107-123. Africa World Press, 1991

“Introduction.” In Women and Health in Africa, edited by M. Turshen, 1-14. Africa World Press, 1991

“Is AIDS Primarily a Sexually Transmitted Disease?” In Santé publique et maladies à transmission sexuelle, edited by N. Job Spira, B. Spencer, J. P. Moati, and E. Bouvet, 345 349. Paris: John Libbey Eurotext, 1990

“The Struggle for Health.” In The Imperiled Economy edited by W. James, et al., volume 2, “Through the Safety Net,” 209 216. NY: Union for Radical Political Economics, 1988

“Population Growth and the Deterioration of Health: Mainland Tanzania, 1920 1960.” In African Population and Capitalism: Historical Studies edited by D. D. Cordell and J. W. Gregory, 187 200. Boulder: Westview Press, 1987; republished Madison: University of Wisconsin, 1994.

“Food and Hunger in Ciskei.” In World Recession and the Food Crisis in Africa edited by Peter Lawrence, 275 282. London: James Currey, 1986

“The Study of Women, Food, and Health in Africa.” In Third World Medicine and Social Change: A Reader in Social Science and Medicine edited by John H. Morgan, 241 251. Washington, D.C.: University Press of America, 1983

“Health” and “Hunger” In Reading Lists in Radical Social Science edited by M. Maier & D. Gilroys, 173 179. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1982

“Psychological Aspects of Contraception.” In Society, Stress and Disease edited by L. Levi. London: Oxford University Press, 1978(3):116 125 (With Lars Engstrom)

“Maternal and Child Health Around the World.” In MCH Practice edited by H. M. Wallace et al., 1301 1324. Springfield, IL: Charles Thomas, 1973 (with Franz Rosa)