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Women"s rights in theory and practice

Women"s rights in theory and practice

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Published by Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C. (1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington 20004-3027) .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women"s rights -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Women -- United States -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.,
    • Women -- United States -- Social conditions -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWoodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Division of United States Studies.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsWoodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Division of United States Studies., Ford Foundation., Open Society Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.U6 W684 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 108 p. ;
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3751712M
      LC Control Number2003440543
      OCLC/WorldCa52166988

      Women: Theory and Practice: Bernard Paul Chapin: Books - Books Advanced Search Today's Deals New Releases Amazon Charts Best Sellers & 5/5(2). Get this from a library! Working women and the law: equality and discrimination in theory and practice. [Anne E Morris; Susan M Nott] -- Drawing on their teaching and research experience, the authors of this volume have produced a detailed account of why the law, and in particular the anti-discrimination laws, have failed women.

      This book offers an exploration of women’s writing that focuses on the close links between literary texts and the theories that construct those texts as ‘women’s writing’. Each chapter deals with one of the issues or concepts that have engaged both authors and theorists – . In the final essay, Irene Tinker, one of the field’s founders, reflects on the interactions between policy innovation and women’s organizing over the three decades since women became a focus of development work. Together the contributors bridge theory and practice to point toward productive new strategies for women and gender in development.

      United States, women’s rights have expanded considerably since the nine-teenth century, when women were denied access to higher education and the right to own property and vote. Despite major advances, there are still some troubling gender gaps in the United States, however. Women still suffer disproportionately, leading to. The Private Self: Theory and Practice of Women's Autobiographical one way or another each of these concepts--privacy, self, theory, practice, women, autobiography, writing--is examined in the essays that comprise this collection.


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