Essays about: "importance of women in the society"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 66 essays containing the words importance of women in the society.

  1. 6. The Role of Networks in Female Entrepreneurhip : What Hinders Females' Weak-ties Networking Activities

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Mariam Malende; Katariina Väisänen; [2017]
    Keywords : Entrepreneurship; Women Females; Networks; Strong-ties; Weak-ties; Self-employment; Sweden;

    Abstract : Background: Although numerous attempts have been made by governments and policy makers to increase female entrepreneurship given its contributions to job creation and societal development in general, there is still a big gap between male and female entrepreneurship in many countries. Various studies have provided evidence emphasizing that having a weak social position and inadequate connection to support networks is what negatively affect women’s entrepreneurship. READ MORE

  2. 7. Wilde's Women : A feminist study of the female characters in Oscar Wilde’s comedies of manners: Lady Windermere’s Fan, A woman of No Importance and An Ideal Husband

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Minon Weber; [2017]
    Keywords : oscar wilde; wilde; comedies of manners; victorian England; society; Victorian Society; patriarchy; feminism; A Woman of No Importance; An Ideal Husband; Lady Windermere s Fan; Rita Felski; Felski; patriarchal society; transgressing gender boundaries; gender boundaries; fallen woman; fallen women; good women; good woman; stereotypes; theatre; play; plays; comedies; Oscar Wilde feminism; Oscar Wilde plays;

    Abstract : Towards the end of the 19th century, Wilde produced the three comedies that I will focus on in this essay. These plays, Lady Windermere’s Fan, A woman of No Importance and An Ideal Husband, are all comedies of manners: intelligent dramatic comedies satirising contemporary fashionable circles of society and its manners, as well as social expectations. READ MORE

  3. 8. The capsule closet phenomenon : A phenomenological study of lived experiences withcapsule closets

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Giuliana Heger; [2016]
    Keywords : capsule closets; minimalism; minimalist lifestyle concepts; mass consumption; phenomenology; lived experiences;

    Abstract : The idea for this paper resulted out of a curiosity for minimalist lifestyle concepts, namely capsule closets and the missing research about this topic as well as the importance of this concept for the society, the environment and the future of the fashion and textile industry. The study describes a phenomenological study in which the researcher explored participants’ lived experiences with capsule closets in order to provide a better understanding of the capsule closet experience. READ MORE

  4. 9. Finding The Women's Voice

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Sandra Komuhiimbo; [2016]
    Keywords : Gender; Feminism; Media; Radio; Women s Radio; Voice; Women s Voice; Civic Engagement; Women s Movement; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : “There is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women,” Kofi Annan (UN News Center, 2005). The empowerment of women takes different forms such as pursuit of education, participation in political activities and representation in leadership, equal employment opportunities and wages, access to health care and ability to make decisions on personal reproductive health, economic bargaining and decision making power and access to all public social services among others. READ MORE

  5. 10. Den svenska grupphusträdgården under 1970-talet : faktorer och idéer som varit centrala för dess utformning och användning

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Lisa Edman Hellberg; [2016]
    Keywords : villaträdgård; grupphusområde; 1970-talet; radhusträdgård; barrväxter; grupphusträdgård; miljonprogrammet SLU;

    Abstract : Många gånger kan det levande materialet om-kring oss berätta lika mycket om vår historia som byggnaderna vi lever i. Tidens tankar och ideal avspeglas i dess utformning och användningen. Den svenska hemträdgården har en historia att berätta. READ MORE