Essays about: "importance of women in the society"

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  1. 11. Women’s Participation in the Burmese Ethnic and Student Oppositional Movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Emelie Svensson; [2015]
    Keywords : Myanmar; Burma; Social Movement; Ethnic and Student Oppositional Movement; Student and Youth Organisation; Feminist Standpoint Theory; Women’s Participation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The official notion of women in Burma is that they are equal to men but happy with their non- political domestic role in society. This notion undermines the work and struggle done by women in the oppositional movement. READ MORE

  2. 12. Exploring Sustainable Development from an Ecofeminist Perspective : A Discourse Analysis of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sarah Nader; Simon Irving; [2015]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Ecofeminism; World Business Council for Sustainable Development; Organizational Discourse;

    Abstract : The concept of sustainable development has largely failed to address environmental and social crises in a meaningful and transformative way, despite its growing popularity. Ecofeminism offers a way to understand and challenge assumptions embedded in the sustainable development discourse. READ MORE

  3. 13. Transforming Society: State Responsibility to Eradicate Gender Stereotypes in Georgia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ketevan Akhobadze; [2015]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : No country has yet achieved full gender equality and one of the reasons is the stereotypical attitudes towards characteristics and roles of men and women. International community has acknowledged that gender stereotypes are an obstacle to full realisation of human rights of women and men and the obligation to tackle those has been included in the Convention on Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). READ MORE

  4. 14. Counteracting Subconscious Gender Discrimination - A Study on Perspective-taking and Perceived Competence as Mediating Variables in Interpersonal Communication

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Nicolina Jonsson; Jenny Zhao; [2015]
    Keywords : Interpersonal Communication; Saying-Is-Believing Paradigm; Gender Discrimination; Perspective-taking; Competence;

    Abstract : Over the years, gender equality has been gaining ground in all aspects of society, as more and more people realize its importance, and the value it brings. Today, understanding, and counteracting, gender discrimination lies in the interest of not only those being discriminated against. READ MORE

  5. 15. Women’s rights and the well-being of the Rwandan family

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Consolee Uwihangana; [2014-06-25]
    Keywords : empowerment; family; gender relations; human rights; Rwanda; family well-being; women’s rights.;

    Abstract : The main objective of this study was “How the promotion of the rights of women can lead to the improvement of the well-being of the family in Rwanda.” Human rights are fundamental entitlements adopted to protect the dignity and worth of the human being. Despite this, worldwide, women have been and are still discriminated against. READ MORE