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Women at Work Product Detail:

  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 22 May 1974
  • ISBN : UOM:39015004068998
  • Page : 450 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Women at Work

Women at Work
  • Author : Mei Liang Bickner
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1974
  • ISBN : UOM:39015004068998
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Women and Empowerment

Women and Empowerment
  • Author : Marilee Karl
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105012407578
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The empowerment of women by their increased participation in all aspects of political, social and economic life has become one of the major goals of democratic and participatory movements, as well as women's organizations, throughout the world. This book examines the vital interaction of women's increasing participation, decision-making and empowerment. Marilee Karl also examines the legal, economic and social obstacles faced by women around the world. She provides vivid examples of women responding to those challenges. Beyond offering an understanding

Women and Elective Office

Women and Elective Office
  • Author : Sue Thomas,Clyde Wilcox
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-01-02
  • ISBN : 9780199363759
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This edition of Women and Elective Office offers the latest research on women as candidates and officeholders. It provides a comprehensive look at at the history and status of women in elective office, their prospects for the future, and why women in elected office matter to American democracy. It features all-new essays and up-to-the-minute research by leading experts in the field, including the latest political trends and events such as Hillary Rodham Clinton's run for the presidency, women's representation on

Political Women

Political Women
  • Author : Michele Lockhart,Kathleen Mollick
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2013-09-25
  • ISBN : 9780739182048
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This collection examines the ways in which women have used political rhetoric and political discourse to provide leadership, or assert their right to leadership, at the national level. While over the years women have broken through traditional roles, they are still underrepresented in political leadership. In this text, scholars consider the various factors that continue to restrict political leadership opportunities for women as well as some of the ways in which individual women have strategically sought to enact political power

Women and the Vote

Women and the Vote
  • Author : Jad Adams
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2014-09-18
  • ISBN : 9780191016820
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Before 1893 no woman anywhere in the world had the vote in a national election. A hundred years later almost all countries had enfranchised women, and it was a sign of backwardness not to have done so. This is the story of how this momentous change came about. The first genuinely global history of women and the vote, it takes the story of women in politics from the earliest times to the present day, revealing startling new connections across time and

Women and Radio

Women and Radio
  • Author : Caroline Mitchell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-04-23
  • ISBN : 9781136354809
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Combining classic work on radio with innovative research, journalism and biography, Women and Radio offers a variety of approaches to understanding the position of women as producers, presenters and consumers as well as offering guidelines, advice and helpful information for women wanting to work in radio. Women and Radio examines the relationship between radio audiences, technologies and programming and reveals and explains the inequalities experienced by women working in the industry.

Women's International Network News

Women's International Network News
  • Author : Women's International Network
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989
  • ISBN : UCSC:32106019741724
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The Women's Army Corps, 1945-1978

The Women's Army Corps, 1945-1978
  • Author : Bettie J. Morden
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2022-05-22
  • ISBN : 9781105093562
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Alcoholism and Women

Alcoholism and Women
  • Author : Marc Galanter
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-04-11
  • ISBN : 9780306471384
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'Solid, plausible, accurate and loaded with pertinent and highly referenced information regarding clinical and basic research in alcholism among women and ethnic groups...an essential text in the libraries of academicians, teachers, clinicians, researchers, and policy makers. The quality and scope of the work are groundbreaking, and it is convenient to have it all in one source.' -American Journal of Psychiatry Volume 12 highlights the remarkable evolution of alcoholism research during the last few years, focusing on gender in alcohol

Women as Weapons of War

Women as Weapons of War
  • Author : Kelly Oliver,W Alton Jones Chair of Philosophy Kelly Oliver
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2007
  • ISBN : 9780231141901
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From the female soldiers of Abu Ghraib prison to Palestinian women suicide bombers, women and their bodies have been "powerful weapons" in the Afghanistan and Iraq wars. Kelly Oliver reveals how the media and the George W. Bush administration used metaphors of weaponry to describe women and female sexuality and forge a link between vulnerability and violence. Oliver analyzes the discourse surrounding women, sex, and gender and the use of women to justify America's decision to go to war. She

Women, Work, and Globalization

Women, Work, and Globalization
  • Author : Bahira Sherif Trask
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-10-30
  • ISBN : 9781134699391
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Women increasingly make up a significant percentage of the labor force throughout the world. This transformation is impacting everyone's lives. This book examines the resulting gender role, work, and family issues from a comparative worldwide perspective. Working allows women to earn an income, acquire new skills, and forge social connections. It also brings challenges such as simultaneously managing domestic responsibilities and family relationships. The social, political, and economic implications of this global transformation are explored from an interdisciplinary perspective in

The Economic Emergence of Women

The Economic Emergence of Women
  • Author : B. Bergmann
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2005-09-16
  • ISBN : 9781403982582
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This new edition of a classic feminist book explains how one of the great historical revolutions - the ongoing movement toward equality between the sexes - has come about. Its origins are to be found, not in changing ideas, but in the economic developments that have made women's labour too valuable to be spent exclusively in domestic pursuits. The revolution is unfinished; new arrangements are needed to fight still-prevalent discrimination in the workplace, to achieve a more just sharing of

Women in World History: v. 1: Readings from Prehistory to 1500

Women in World History: v. 1: Readings from Prehistory to 1500
  • Author : Sarah Shaver Hughes,Brady Hughes
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-02-24
  • ISBN : 9781317451853
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Presenting selected histories in Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas, this work discusses: political and economic issues; marriage practices, motherhood and enslavement; and religious beliefs and spiritual development. Famous women, including Hatshepsut, Hortensia, Aisha, Hildegard of Bingen and Sei Shonangan, are discussed as well as lesser known and anonymous women. Both primary and secondary source readings are included.

Black Women's Experiences of Criminal Justice

Black Women's Experiences of Criminal Justice
  • Author : Ruth Chigwada-Bailey
  • Publisher : Waterside Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • ISBN : 9781872870526
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An incisive account of how the multiple disadvantages of race, gender and class come together to create deeper levels of discrimination and unfair treatment in the criminal process. Written by one of the UK's leading women commentators in this field, who has found a strong niche in gender and discrimination studies.

Contraception for Adolescent and Young Adult Women

Contraception for Adolescent and Young Adult Women
  • Author : Amy Whitaker,Melissa Gilliam
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-06-27
  • ISBN : 9781461465799
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Forty-five percent of adolescents ages 15-19 have had sexual intercourse. By age 19, 75% of all adolescents have had sexual intercourse. Most adolescents select condoms as their most reliable method of contraception. The United States continues to rank among the highest of all similarly developed countries in rates of adolescent pregnancy, and the unintended pregnancy rate is highest among women ages 20-24. The reasons for these public health statistics are myriad, but a major issue is that adolescents and young women use