Essays about: "importance of women in the society"

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  1. 16. THE KADHIS' COURTS IN KENYA. Towards Enhancing Access to Justice for Muslim Women

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kevin Wanyonyi; [2016]
    Keywords : Kadhis’ Courts; Kadhis; Legal Pluralism; Access to justice; Muslim women.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The legal framework in Kenya today is akin to a ‘right-angled triangle’ with the African Traditional Society as the hypotenuse, the Islamic law as the adjacent side and the English law as the opposite side. These ‘Pythagorean’ triples have informed both the Kenyan Family law history and practice. READ MORE

  2. 17. Gender Construction in Alice Munro´s Writing A Comparative Study of Early and Late Stories

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Charlotta Wessman; [2015-02-18]
    Keywords : Gender construction; women´s mothering; the feminist quest; Alice Munro;

    Abstract : Abstract: It is civilization, and not biology, that constructs gender. The formation of childreninto gendered adults is made “naturally” by invisible societal structures and is consequentlytroublesome to reveal. READ MORE

  3. 18. 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

  4. 19. 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 : Burma; Myanmar; 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

  5. 20. 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