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Votes for Women: A Play in Three Acts By Elizabeth Robins
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Elizabeth Robins Pennell (February 21, 1855 – February 7,... More > 1936) was an American writer who, for most of her adult life, made her home in London. A recent researcher summed her up as "an adventurous, accomplished, self-assured, well-known columnist, biographer, cookbook collector, and art critic"; in addition, she wrote travelogues, mainly of European cycling voyages, and memoirs, centred on her London salon. Her biographies included the first in almost a century of the proto-feminist Mary Wollstonecraft, one of her uncle the folklorist Charles Godfrey Leland, and one of her friend the painter Whistler. In recent years, her art criticism has come under scrutiny, and her food criticism has been reprinted.She grew up in Philadelphia. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_Robins_Pennell< Less
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Universal Suffrage: A History and Analysis of Voting in the Church and Society By Phillip Kayser
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The term,“Universal Suffrage,”is being used in this booklet as a synonym for “Democracy.” Historically the term referred to any form of “individual suffrage” as... More > opposed to “representational suffrage.” Even though the women’s rights movement of the 1800’s was one form of universal suffrage, the term goes far beyond women’s rights. As we will see in this booklet, the differences between an individualistic approach to suffrage and a representational approach has profound ramifications.< Less
The Subjection of Women By John Stuart Mill
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"The Subjection of Women" offers both detailed argumentation and passionate eloquence in opposition to the social and legal inequalities commonly imposed upon women by a patriarchal... More > culture. Just as in "On Liberty," Mill defends the emancipation of women on utilitarian grounds. Mill was convinced that the moral and intellectual advancement of humankind would result in greater happiness for everybody. He asserted that the higher pleasures of the intellect yielded far greater happiness than the lower pleasure of the senses. He conceived of human beings as morally and intellectually capable of being educated and civilized. Mill believed everyone should have the right to vote, with the only exceptions being barbarians (referring to savages) and uneducated people.< Less
Place of Women In Saudi Arabia By College Guide World
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Up to this day, the women in Saudi Arabia do not have voting rights. They are forbidden from voting or being elected to political office, however, King Abdullah, the ruler of Saudi Arabia, recently... More > declared that Saudi women will be able to vote and run in the local elections in the year 2015. King Abdullah also declared that women will also be appointed to the Consultative Assembly. The women are not allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia, and it is the only country in the world that prohibits women from driving vehicles. According to the survey of The World Economic Forum 2009 Global Gender Gap Report ranked Saudi Arabia 130th out of 134 countries for gender parity.< Less
100 Influential American Women By Bob Navarro
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American women have been mostly relegated to a secondary status in society. Even after they won the right to vote 100 years ago, they have still encountered much resistance, simply because of their... More > gender. In their struggle for equality and freedom--as well as respect--they have been largely oppressed by the male-dominated culture. Nevertheless, they have been patient, persistent and unwavering in their fight for justice and respect.< Less
On War & Women: Operation Enduring Freedom's Impact on the Lives of Afghan Women By Dr. Sharmon Monagan
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On September 11, 2001, the US saw one of it’s greatest tragedies in history. The fall of the twin towers seemed to split time into two periods – the before and after - spurring the... More > beginning of Operation Enduring Freedom, the longest running war in US history. As the justifications for war compounded, so did the list of groups who would benefit. Historically, women have been used as justification to enter into war, and Afghan women were no different. On paper, they became another reason for the occupation, as their life under the Taliban rule was something to be salvaged. Now over a decade later, just how much of this goal has been recognizably achieved? On War & Women: Operation Enduring Freedom's Impact on the Lives of Afghan Women, is an academic research that seeks to examine the war’s impact of the on the lives of Afghan women, exploring several quality of life indicators to determine if the US military can cross this off as a triumph, or a wasted opportunity.< Less
On War & Women: Operation Enduring Freedom's Impact on the Lives of Afghan Women By Dr. Sharmon Monagan
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On September 11, 2001, the US saw one of it’s greatest tragedies in history. The fall of the twin towers seemed to split time into two periods – the before and after - spurring the... More > beginning of Operation Enduring Freedom, the longest running war in US history. As the justifications for war compounded, so did the list of groups who would benefit. Historically, women have been used as justification to enter into war, and Afghan women were no different. On paper, they became another reason for the occupation, as their life under the Taliban rule was something to be salvaged. Now over a decade later, just how much of this goal has been recognizably achieved? On War & Women: Operation Enduring Freedom's Impact on the Lives of Afghan Women, is an academic research that seeks to examine the war’s impact of the on the lives of Afghan women, exploring several quality of life indicators to determine if the US military can cross this off as a triumph, or a wasted opportunity.< Less
Feminism: The March Toward Equal Rights for Women By Jill Dearman
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Illustrated by Alexis Cornell. Why are women treated differently from men? What is feminism? Why is this movement such an important part of the history of civic rights, and why is it still important... More > today? Feminism: The March Toward Equal Rights for Women invites middle and high schoolers to examine the different stages of the feminist movement, from early mentions in history through the suffragettes’ fight for the vote to today’s evidence of feminism in the struggle for equal pay and equal rights around the world. As social justice movements gain more traction in the national news media, many students are evolving into activist citizens who are working towards bettering humanity and the planet. This history of feminism gives them an introduction to the ways and means of community activism, which can be applied to a multitude of causes.< Less
New Voices in the Old South: How Women and Minorities Influence Southern Politics By Todd Shields
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This is a compilation of the latest statistical analysis concerning demographic, social, political, education, and employment trends in the southern United States, with particular emphases on the... More > changing roles of women and racial/ethnic groups.< Less

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