The late, great Maya Angelou once said, “You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.” This idea is one that is clearly embraced my Nora Helmer in Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll House, a dramatic script filled with many heavy themes that leave […]

The question of gender equality has been debated about for many decades in different countries of the world. In the previous years of our history, this question has not been as sharp as nowadays. It was considered normal that women had lesser rights and occupied lower positions on the social ladder. In fact, in many […]

The ancient world and classical world both have a different weltanschauung when it comes to the role of women in society. In different periods of time throughout history, the way women were viewed varied by culture. Gilgamesh- A Verse Narrative was written depicting the period of the ancient world. Antigone, written by Sophocles was based […]

Mulan is a Disney film made in the 1990’s, and released in 1998, that is based on the famous, fabled Chinese warrior, Hua Mulan. The plot of the film takes place during the Han dynasty, and the movie itself is about a young girl named Mulan who secretly takes her sick father’s place in the […]

In this tragic book “The Handmaid’s Tale”, by the author, Margaret Atwood searches for the result of the circumstance where females have no outright rights at All women’s privileges in this book are detracted from the women.The women in The book “Handmaid’s Tale” are manhandled in each sensible from, most patyicyulary through of getting assault […]

 Dystopia is a bleak way of writing about our possible future. Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale is a cultural forewarning of our actions. Gilead, being a religious based government, controls their followers with fear which makes the government even more powerful. When someone believes that they are being watched by their God, they are on their […]

The long history of rights for any group or sect of people can be traced back deep into olden days. From the eighteenth century Age of Enlightenment to Civil Rights Movements onto Feminism to Border walls the list of basic Human Rights has been fought and won many times over. One of the major and […]

Susan B. Anthony was a great women. Her childhood was different, she fought for women’s rights, she also had two other campaigns. Susan B. Anthony was born in 1820, on February, 15.[Source 2]She was the second out of seven kids,and her parents were Lucy Read Anthony and Daniel Anthony. Her father was the owner of […]

Intersectionality is the acknowledgement of different social categorizations such as race, gender, and class that apply to an individual or group. Additionally, intersectionality also explains how each person within the same group may experience oppression differently than another individual depending upon their intersection of identities. After I analyzed and examined intersectionality, it really made me […]

One day while I was visiting my friends Joan and John’s shared apartment, I witnessed the couple become involved in a dispute; a very trivial one at that. Joan boldly proclaimed that women have a better episodic memory than men. John obviously disagreed, firing back that men are the ones with the better memory. The […]

Have you ever gotten into an argument with your siblings about who did something first, or you think something happens to you one time and your sibling thinks it happened another time? Many parts of the brain work together to help you remember certain things. Sensory, short term, and long term memory are the main […]

Biography Albert Bandura Albert Bandura was born in a tiny town called Mundare located in Canada on December 4, 1925. Bandura was the only boy and the youngest of six children. After elementary and high school Bandura attended college at the University of British Colombia in Vancouver. Bandura stated “My parents encouraged me to expand […]

In the article written by Laura Naeglar 2006 et. al), feminist criminology relays to the actual events that women have been discarded and have been discriminated against in the field of study in criminology. However, in culture criminology, women do indeed take a certain risk as of those of the male figures but in the […]

Introduction The 1960s can be defined as a variety of things, but most importantly it is one of the most progressive eras this nation has ever come to know. The Feminist Movement has essentially played a role in the opportunities and rights we have as women today. Prior to this movement, inequality among the sexes […]

Over the years, many people have noticed that women have always been treated differently than men. In the beginning, women weren’t even expected to leave the house because they were supposed to stay home, cook, clean, and take care of the children. Women also couldn’t have any land because people didn’t think they could handle […]

Gender equality is the state in access to rights and opportunity is unaffected by gender. In my opinion, men and women should have equal rights and opportunity. Women do not have the same opportunities as men. Femininity and masculinity also seem to play a role in gender equality because women were barred from doing certain […]

Janelle Monae is an influential R&B artist famous for aesthetically pleasing, and to some, controversial songs and music videos. She helps represent the woman who are oppressed both physically and mentally. Often tied in with the #MeTooMovement, Monae stands up for the woman of color from low poverty communities who suffer from sexual violence and […]

Intersectionality describes the interrelation and interconnection between various systems of oppression such as race, ethnicity, class, physical ability, age, sexuality, and gender as these factors simultaneously form structures of inequality. It identifies how systems of oppression utilize its power to affect the people whom are most marginalized in society. Intersectionality seeks to transform and manifest […]

Since its origin, the thought of intersectionality has been declared as “the main hypothetical commitment that ladies’ examinations, related to related fields, has made up until this point” (McCall, 2005: 1771). To be sure, intersectionality has arisen as “the essential hypothetical apparatus” (Nash, 2008: 2) to dissect the various and co-establishing vectors of contrast and […]

Many have tried to conceptualize the intersectionality between class, gender and the racial relations of inequality in the workplace, and although women have made great strides in the workplace in recent years we find that inequality continue to persist. According to a PEW Research, about four-in-ten working-women (42%) in the United States say they have […]

Nonexistence of Gender Equality in Sports The sports culture has always had a gender controversy in that it favors men more than women. Even though Title IX has long been passed, there is still a social stigma against women’s participation in sports. This issue is very significant due to the unequal treatment of female athletes […]

Gender equality, also known as sexual equality, is when your gender does not determine your access to opportunities and resources. There should also be equal valuing of aspirations, behaviors and decision-making, independent of gender. One issue in gender inequality is equal pay, there should be equal work equal pay. If a woman is putting in […]

The idea of “doing gender” depends on the possibility that gender is certainly not a complex of characteristics, yet is fairly a complex of exercises performed by people as per sets of standards recommended to either gender (West and Zimmerman 1987). Also, “doing gender” implies that an individual can’t stay away from this presentation since […]

Alice, Malsenior Walker was born in Eatonton, Georgia, on February 9th, in the year 1944. With a mother who worked as a maid, and a father who was a sharecropper, she lived a poor life growing up. She was also the youngest daughter of her mother’s eight children. At a young age, Walker was shot […]

“You Fight Like a Girl” “Its not your fault.” “You shouldn’t have worn that short skirt out in public.” “He touched me too.” “You asked for it.” “You’re a fag.” “Me too” All of these are things that we hear on social media, on the news, and in person every single day. Both men and […]

Introduction The purpose of this qualitative study is to describe factors that women ESA Executive Directors identify as impacting their career advancement, including those perceived as affecting their career progression, advancement to current position as well as factors they perceived as barriers to their advancement. While the United States K-12 public education workforce is dominated […]

Dissociative identity disorder (DID) is an ailment, where one endures shock in his initial years, for example underneath the age of 10. The reason could be achieved by being harmed by the nearby individuals, through being beaten harshly, or through a sexual maltreatment. However a large portion of us have had a peaceful separation, such […]

Introduction Awareness-raising is a process that can facilitate the exchange of personal insights and perceptions to promote a mutual understanding of them. In Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) programs gender awareness-raising intends to change attitudes, behaviors and beliefs that reinforce gender inequalities (Haider, 2012). As a former graduate student in WGSS, I can say […]

The movie ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ is based on the real-life story of a Falls City, Nebraska transgender man named Brandon Teena. His story in the film shows failures in gender performance. Unfortunately for Brandon, he failed to show the difference between sex and gender and how they are binary. Because of his failed gender performance, […]

Abstract This paper examines some theories of feminist views on Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. It analyzes the depictions of women in the story in relation to men. Moreover, it takes into account Mary Shelley’s life to understand the roles of women in the nineteenth century. The analysis draws upon Anne Mellor’s On Feminist Utopia, Ellen Moers’s […]

Introduction On 14th March 2014, Laura Bates wrote about sexism on The Guardian. In her article, she explores the various ways sexism is perpetrated in the world, both on the streets and online. The show brings out the importance of men’s participation towards putting an end to sexism. She says “The battle against gender inequality […]

Gender and Sexuality According to Arndt (2017), sexuality denotes person’s physical, biological and chemical makeups. To differentiate two persons on the basis of sexuality, you will incorporate differences in chromosomes, genes, internal and external sexual organs and hormonal profiles. On the other hand, gender denotes the roles and responsibility that persons of the two sexes […]

In the United States, social programs and interventions continue to work toward gender equality and women’s empowerment. Closing these gaps and unlocking the unique potential of women across the U.S. would benefit the country in various ways. While gender equality works towards men and women being treated equally, it remains true that gender differences exist […]

‘Female defendants are processed within the criminal justice system in accordance with the crimes which they committed and the extent to which the commission of the act and its nature deviate from appropriate female behaviour’ – Susan Edwards, Women on Trial (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1984) p.213. Critically discuss the above statement, with particular reference […]

According to Park (165), negative images of the dark women appears two times as often as positive pictures. This fact was reported in the year 2013. Representation of the black woman in the media has raised a great concern as to why in most cases they are used to make representations. This representation remains to […]

Feminism is concerned with, the ways in which works emphasize or challenge the economic, political, social, and psychological oppression of women. The broader political and ideological environment of the 1900’s and the socialist feminist communities that she frequented had enormous effect on the works of Susan Glaspell. She wrote her famous play Trifles in 1916. […]

The Historical Exclusion of Women from the legal profession- A Global Perspective. History is rich in its depictions of old professions, their evolution with time and the way they are shaped presently. Dynamic societies, changing demographics, increased access to education, change in perceptions on gender roles, transformations of the law- all these have revolutionized today’s […]

The Changing Role of Women in India Women in India are beginning to follow the direction that the women of the Western world took more than eighty years ago; demanding treatment as human equals. However, it has become more and more evident as the revolution ages that Indian women may have to adapt the Western […]

“Nelson Mandela once said ‘Freedom cannot be achieved unless Women have been emancipated from all forms of oppression”. For Generations Women have had to fight for their rights to be allowed to work in the workplace. Women have come along way in a short period of time, but there is still work to be done. […]

The issue of Women’s rights is not a new one. For many years women have had their differences in the world. There have been many women who stood up for women as a whole and put their lives on the line to fight for their basic human rights which were against domestic violence, education, and […]

While gender roles are learned as people grow older, gender identity is something that is engrained in our brains from birth (Bakanic, 2009). It is such a common occurrence that most people rarely think about it. Although there are many who do not want to be defined by their gender, they may still avoid certain […]

Introduction In this project I will talk about the observations I made and how people seem to adapt to gender roles, how they get them, and what effect they seem to have on society. I hope to cover all these things. My Observations While I was observing Lego League I noticed that the girls and […]

World War 1 was a revolutionary movement from 1914-1918 which changed the course of American women’s involvement in the workforce drastically. Before the war, the late 19th century was a time period clearly defined by gender roles and expectations. This time period, known as the Victorian Era, originated from the British Queen Victoria . The […]

Sexism- Sexism, prejudice or discrimination based on sex or gender, especially against women and girls. Are women treated with the same standards as men? Burton, L. (2015). Underrepresentation of women in Sport leadership: A review of research. Sport Management Review, 18(2), pp.155-165. Women have had a great increase in participation in sports, however, their leadership […]

Feminism and the role of women in The Awakening Thesis Statement: The pressures of the feminine norms prevalent during the male-dominant/patriarchal Victorian society impel Edna towards seeking independence and establishing her sense of identity. Primary Passages for Examination: “In short, Mrs. Pontellier was not a mother-woman. The mother-women seemed to prevail that summer at Grand […]

Equal pay for equal work. It actually reflects something which is reasonable; it is very hard to extremely believe on that in 2017, we are always talking about the issue of gender pay gap in our society. In the actual sense, there is no any single state across the globe where women do earn the […]

Looking back at womens role in society, women in the late 1800s and early 1900s were usually portrayed as inferior and submissive to their husbands. These women were looked at to be objects rather than human beings. A woman was expected to cater to all their husband’s needs, such as cleaning and staying home all […]

Margaret Sanger’s pathway to becoming an agent of change was through her protests, writings and the way she spoke out. Sanger has left with us a legacy of being able to take a law and change it if we feel like it is unjust. She also left us with the legacy of all the things […]

WOMEN RIGHTS IN THE EUROPEAN UNION Introduction The Council of the EU Since 1998, different Presidencies of the Council of the European Union have made recommendations on violence against women, prepared indicators and developed other non-binding documents. In December 2009, under the Swedish Presidency, the Council adopted the Stockholm Program (2010-2014), which strengthens the commitment […]

Every day I was abused by my husband and his family. Mentally and physically; Then one day it became unbearable, so I ran away.” In 2010 a young Afghan woman had her nose and ears cut off. Aesha Mohammadzai first appeared on the cover of time magazine in 2010 and shared her story on how […]

The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman is a popular literary piece. It focuses on several differences in the connection among John and his significant other. The story shows the physical and the declined mindset of women due to medically prescribed treatment of being allowed to do nothing. Gilman created this fictional narrative based on […]

Women fought so they would be able to vote in the elections. The Women’s Suffrage movement started in 1848. Suffragists are people, mainly women who advocate for women’s rights. For years, women’s suffrage supporters continued to educate anyone about the importance of women’s suffrage. Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and other suffragists distributed petitions […]

Susan B. Anthony born on February 15, 1820 in Adams, Massachusetts. She was raisedby a Quaker family where ladies were viewed asequal with men under God, who additionally had along queue foractivist’sconventions.Anthony nevermarriedand turned into an instructor. In the wake of instructing for a long time, she came back to the familycultivates. There, she metvariousactivists, […]

The identity that an individual holds has many layers, one very important layer is gender. One can define their own gender identity in a way that is cohesive with the sex that they were assigned at birth or they can be Transgender (Trans*). A person who is Trans* identifies as a gender that does not […]

Introduction Gender roles and expectations have constantly evolved throughout history. Many of the practices that used to restrict the rights of women have been gotten rid of, thus giving women are more equal footing in modern-day society. However, even with the rise of awareness for women’s rights, many women are not afforded the same luxuries […]

The Women’s Suffrage Movement was a major turning point in American history. Before this important cycle of events, women were treated like property during marriage. They were regarded as being too delicate to understand society, and were thought to be only capable of taking care of the house. Women usually did not have a good […]

Pros and Cons regarding the new amendment that our congress has passed. Women would be able to start up their own business or get their own job and have their own carrier without asking her marriage partner permission she would have more opportunities in this country but she could also have her own medical care […]

Do you think it was a depressing time or a sad time? Their life was not easy, it was difficult. They tried and tried to be able to vote and took a very long time till Woodrow Wilson finally said something. The women’s suffrage movement is an organization that argued that women deserve the right […]

The Feminist Awakening Women’s rights have evolved over time; beginning with being homemakers and evolving to obtaining professions, acquiring an education, and gaining the right to vote. The movement that created all these revolutionary changes was called the feminist movement. The feminist movement occurred in the twentieth century. Many people are not aware of the […]

Margaret Sanger is the influencer behind the infamous birth control pill. Margaret was a nurse, and through her work she “treated a number of women who had undergone back-alley abortions or tried to self-terminate their pregnancies” (britannica). This inspired her to create and fight for the approval of birth control pills. Her main goal was […]

The best protection any woman can have is courage. -Elizabeth Cady Stanton. This is an extremely powerful term that perfectly describes the time of Women’s Suffrage in America. This was when women were pushing to get the right to vote. Because they were considered property then, it was a long, hard, and gruelling time to […]

The world as we know it wasn’t always so full of benefits and opportunities. Of course, excluding the issues and dilemmas. Do you ever stop and think about how society and the world got to what it is today? Particularly with the change and development of women’s rights? One thing is certain. If it wasn’t […]

Symbolism of Freedom in The Handmaid’s Tale         The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood, is written through a lens that entails a nightmare of inequality, oppression, violence, and ignorance towards women resulting in the loss of freedom for women. This is presented through a dystopian society, the republic of Gilead, where freedom for women is […]

Traditional, political, and social theologies and ideals began to change during the Enlightenment movement. Men had always been the dominant race due to being educated, and being job working class citizens. Women were expected to take care of household responsibilities, child bear and finally be a mother. There were few women who were given the […]

Introduction Sexism refers to the retrogressive functions of discriminating towards people today dependent on their gender identity or intercourse. Ordinarily, both equally male and woman genders can be victimized in different contexts. Nonetheless, discrimination and prejudice versus the ladies and women of all ages are much more frequent in contrast to the male gender (Deegan, […]

Transgender Record by Susan Stryker is a non-fiction reserve that is about Transgender people today all through historical past in the United States from the 18th century to the 2000s. Creator Susan Stryker is regarded to be an American writer and professor whose discipline of profession is on gender and human sexuality. The starting of […]

I am heading to communicate to you about transgender loos. I am likely to converse about in which it is all happening. What some persons are thinking about it. How it is affecting many sites. I am also heading to talk about. Persons all in excess of the entire world are modifying their genders. This […]

George Bernard Shaw helps make Pygmalion an excellent example of feminist criticism in a piece of literature. Throughout the participate in, we see male dominance in excess of the girls. He depicted how getting a woman in the course of the Victorian period improved how you have been handled, and women have been to act […]

Indo-Bangla social structure is really motivated by patriarchal values. Also, here cultural sample, particularly its values, beliefs, custom, position and position, gender primarily based perspective and practices limit sexual actions and sexual behavior are normally limited inside of the establishment of marriage. In spite of social and authorized constraints, a massive number of girls and […]

When pondering about patriarchy and sexism, 1 may well imagine of illustrations of the mainstream spouse and children. Just as any regular spouse and children would do, the girl would modify her previous name when married, and the youngsters would acquire their father’s past title. In addition, the female would remain house to elevate the […]

Thank you Mr. President for inviting all of us in this article to converse about our rights in culture. My name is Madison B. Wallace and it is a honor to come here nowadays to talk with you. Most of my lifestyle has been committed to fight for ladies to have equivalent rights. The purpose […]

The many elements of one’s lifestyle aids in the development of an identification. The way an unique defines them selves showcases what matters in his or her lifestyle. Faith, gender, work, and much more recently political affiliations have facilitated in deciding one’s identification. The time period id politics supports this notion of an identification becoming […]

The 1920’s was the yr that anything improved for women of all ages. They acquired additional flexibility when the 19th modification was handed and girls experienced the ideal to vote. The 1920s was the yr that the word feminism turned far more utilized and brought up. Feminism is a political/social motion striving to obtain equality […]

Marilyn Monroe and Her Outcome on American Record To all the ladies that assume you are fats due to the fact you’re not a dimensions zero, you are the wonderful one, its modern society who’s unappealing. (Goodhousekeeping) Marilyn Monroe insists that every single female is wonderful no make any difference what their sizing is. She […]

Hip-hop is born in article-industrial New York and came out of the neglected minority youth of the city. It is a big aspect of black American lifestyle. It is a form of conversation in that via new music it expressed the black neighborhood. It expressed the struggles and accomplishments that they went by way of. […]

The women’s suffrage movement was from 1848 to 1920 when women of all ages fought and spoke out for equality and political rights. Women experienced no ability to individual land, to vote, no voice in their marriages, and have been confined on what they could do. This induced women to unite and fight for their […]

I am crafting about homophobia and I’m going to explain how they were being handled, specially in the 1900s. Homophobia is and was a large debate in our entire world. Numerous folks absolutely go against it, declaring that it is not normal. At the similar time, what is usual? In the 1900s, homophobia was a […]

All through the scientific tests of gender, sexuality, and pop tradition, it’s clear that there are several stances that can be taken within just these ideas. Thanks to at any time-transforming literature dealing with social assemble, persuasive arguments can be located and analyzed. All over a few texts, and a single movie screening, the argument […]

CHAPTER Five 5. Assessment OF Findings INTRODUCTION: This thesis aims to analyse gender inequality in the political technique. Democracy—rule by the people—should embrace all segments of culture. 1 instrument for the authorisation of ladies in just the federal government could be a quota procedure, other than the aforementioned cultural, financial and social and historical good […]

GENDER EQUALITY IN PAKISTAN Girls illustration in business enterprise management has been the concentration of public debates for yrs. But in Pakistan this has only lately commenced to come about. In today’s world, the work power in most international locations gives possibilities for women of all ages as much as they give for adult males. […]

The ‘essentialism’ critique has posed a serious challenge to Feminist Legal Theory. Can the challenge be overcome? The importance of feminism to legal theory as a whole is, and always should be, the highlighting of hidden social and legal norms that society and legal scholars ignore behind a faA§ade of neutrality. The problem for feminism […]

The mentality of male superiority dominates most literature regardless of recent initiatives for gender equality. Quite a few masterpieces praised these days contain patriarchal perspectives, notably historic literature. In Joseph Conradr’s Victorian novel Coronary heart of Darkness, the curious seaman Marlow illuminates the feminist theory by means of his dismissive perspective to gals and the […]

The handmaid’s tale is an imaginary novel created by Margaret Atwood a Canadian author. The novel was revealed in the year 1985 and was established in the New England exactly where the Christian supremacist overthrows the United States federal government. The novel is a two confronted or a double narrative reflecting on the evening and […]

The Yellow Wallpaper, prepared by Charlote Gilman, is a poem about a lady battling with a mental health issues. The men that surround her do not think that she is mentally ill, and because of their standing and gender, it is believed that they are suitable. Her do the job is reasonably hard to comprehend […]

In to start with wave feminism, center and upper-course white gals ended up largely worried with gaining the proper to vote. There had been also problems with women’s rights to individual property exterior of relationship. The 19th Modification was signed into Congress in 1920 which stated that voting could not be denied dependent on a […]

Maya Angelou was born in the point out Louis,Missouri on April 4, 1928  She was the Daughter of two  hardworking mother and father, Bailey Johnson who was a doorkeeper and Vivian Johnson who was a nurse. Inevitably, Maya Angelou mother and father had been divorced just when she turned a few many years outdated. At […]