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- Women’s Suffrage in the right of women to share political privileges on equal terms with men, the right to vote in elections and referendums, and the right to hold public office. The women’s suffrage was a worldwide issue that had begun a long time before the 19th century.
- Throughout most of history women generally have had fewer legal rights and career opportunities than men. Wifehood and motherhood were regarded as women’s most significant professions. In the 20th century, however, women in most nations won the right to vote and increased their educational and job opportunities.
- But usually it left me with an impression that women did not contribute much of significance to our civilization other than caretakers of their families. Althought women contributed to our culture in many diffrent ways, in fact women accomplished far more than we officially give them credit for.
- Societies in the ancient Near East were of the patriarchal type. Israel no less than other nations was a patriarchal society. Characteristic in those societies was the lower status of women. The basic social and economic unit for Hebrew society was the family, headed by the father it was called beith-ab, literally, the fathers home .
- Chances are that some of have seen the movie GI Jane and have cheered along with Demi Moore?s character as she spit in the face of her commanding officer as he proceeded to beat her to a pulp to prove a point about womens? inferiority and how their presence can make the men weak.
- In many parts of Africa, there is a large discrepancy in who controlled the resources, access to the economy, individual autonomy and central voice in the government between the men and the women. African men, for the most part, have the largest say in the activities of the country.
- Eleven million women in the United States suffer from eating disorders- either self-induced semi-starvation (anorexia nervosa) or a cycle of bingeing and purging with laxatives, self-induced vomiting, or excessive exercise (bulimia nervosa) (Dunn, 1992).
- Since the 1940?s, movies have predominately portrayed women as sex symbols. Beginning in the 1940?s and continuing though the 1980?s, women did not have major roles in movies. When they did have a leading role the women was either pretreated as unintelligent and beautiful, or as conniving and beautiful: But she was always beautiful.
- Computer science has become one of the fastest growing careers in the past few years. With the advancement in technology and the high demand for those with a solid knowledge in computing, more and more people are choosing computer science as their field of interest.
- Women have been an inspiration for many writers for centuries. They have been celebrated as symbols of beauty, affection and strength, and we usually connect them with motherhood and raising children. The works about women very often reveal not only lives of women, but they also describe the times and problems they had to face, and they provide a very clear picture about the whole society of the times when these works were created.
- Woman s Struggle for IndependenceWomen have had to fight for there independence. They have been repressed for a long period of history. Only recently have women started to gain respect as equals and individuals. Even today women are still looked down upon for there sex.
- Many changes occurred during the Enlightenment period of the eighteenth century. For instance, more and more emphasis was placed on the family as the eighteenth century passed. There were three groups of urban women in eighteenth century, lower-class, middle-class, and upper-class.
- There is a saying that is well known, What is good for the gander is good for the goose. Ancient Greek religious festivities seem to only concern what is good for the gander, or in their case the men. The Greek civilization was extremely male dominated and Greek religion and its activities are looked upon as being androcentric.
- In the comic strip “Cathy” by Cathy Guisewite, readers follow the antics of a “normal” American woman of the 90’s. Cathy is single, works as a secretary, and is portrayed as unhappy. Her dating experience can be characterized by endless searching for the ideal man, settling for someone because she believes him to be the best she can do, and going through a breakup process that is initiated by the male.
- “People who are liberal thinkers have been enslaved by these poseurs, these racketeers, people who are pretending to be liberal but who are in fact just na?ve politically. I have been congratulated by women…who are so sick of being bullied by these sanctimonious puritans who call themselves feminists.
- Since the creation of human’s, women have never had the opportunity to be that a contributing factor in the starting or stopping of a war. Not even until recently, was it even convincing to hear of women working in a career field in the military that had the slightest chance of going into a combat zone.
- This is the same for Germany. The men realized it would not be possible for them to continue their wartime efforts without the help and support of the Nazi women. World War I was a turning point in American history for women.
- Doctor Chandler Gilman once said, In women, inferiority of the locomotive apparatus of physical labour, is apparent in all parts The brain is both absolutely and relatively smaller than in men. Women have an abundant supply of soft and semi-fluid cellular tissue which creates softness and delicacy of mind, low power, nonresistance, passivity and under favourable circumstances, a habit of self-sacrifice.
- We see examples of these beliefs when we look at the church, the daily lives of women, and the media. Looking at 1 Timothy :11-1 , we see why our religious society could interpret the Bible this way: Let a woman learn in silence with all submission, and do not permit a woman to teach or to have authority over a man, but to be in silence.
- original ?Molly Pitcher? b. fought in the Battle of Manmouth, 1778 c. recieved D. Women Spies 1. Women act as spies a. Culper Ring 1. organized spy ring . Long Island 3. consequences if captured a. imprisoned b. hanged b. many organized spy rings .