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The Economics of Gender in China : Women, Work and the Glass Ceiling

The Economics of Gender in China : Women, Work and the Glass Ceiling

Publication Type:eBook

Abstract:China's rapid socio-economic development has achieved remarkable equalizing conditions between men and women in the aspects of health, education and labor force participation, but the glass ceiling phenomenon has become more prominent. The book develop...

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Cultivating Femininity : Women and Tea Culture in Edo and Meiji Japan

Cultivating Femininity : Women and Tea Culture in Edo and Meiji Japan

Publication Type:eBook

Abstract:The overwhelming majority of tea practitioners in contemporary Japan are women, but there has been little discussion on their historical role in tea culture (chanoyu). In Cultivating Femininity, Rebecca Corbett writes women back into this history and s...

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WAS THERE A WOMEN'S RENAISSANCE? We ask four historians whether the great advances of the Renaissance were extended to women.

Publication Type:Periodical

Source(s):History Today. Nov2020, Vol. 70 Issue 11, p8-10. 3p.

Abstract:This section presents views of several historians on whether the Renaissance period in European history had acknowledged women. Topics discussed include the regulation of the economic and political roles of women during the Renaissance described by Dal...

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'Forced to Choose': Bacchara Women's Experiences in Sex Work.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Sexuality & Culture. Oct2021, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p1620-1633. 14p.

Abstract:In this qualitative study, we have attempted to explore the experiences of women of Bachhara community in Madhya Pradesh, India. The tradition of community sanctioned sex work is prevalent in this community, which often forces the women to enter into i...

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Melanau Women Engagement in Income Generating Activity of Sago Pearls-Based Food Products: Level of Participation and Motivation Factors.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Global Business & Management Research. 2018 SpecialIssue, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p96-105. 10p.

Abstract:Purpose: Melanau women play an increasingly important role in supplementing their family household income. They are actively involved in economic activities related to processing and selling of sago-based food products. This is evident in their involve...

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Cameroonian Women in the Informal Petrol Trade: The Case of Bamenda City Council Area, 1980-2017.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):African Studies Quarterly. May2021, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p1-12. 12p.

Abstract:Women in the Bamenda Grassland have always been involved in different aspects of economic activities notably agriculture, local industry, and trade to sustain their households. Time and circumstances inevitably presented situations compelling them to t...

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Women's Perception of Career Barriers According to Life Stages: A Case of the Malaysian Banking Industry.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Global Business & Management Research. 2018 SpecialIssue, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p106-114. 9p.

Abstract:Purpose: The purpose of this study is to examine women's perception of career barriers in the banking industry according to their life phases. Design/methodology/approach: The Career Barriers Inventory - Revised (CBI-R) of Swanson, Tokar and Daniel (19...

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Transformations of Gender in Melanesia

Transformations of Gender in Melanesia

Publication Type:eBook

Abstract:Despite the plethora of research on gender and the many projects designed to improve their status in the Pacific region, women continue to be disadvantaged and marginalised in social, economic and political spheres. How are we to understand this and wh...

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Mexican‐Origin Adolescent Mothers' Economic Contexts, Educational Re‐Engagement, and Their Children's School Readiness.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Child Development. Jul/Aug2021, Vol. 92 Issue 4, pe513-e530. 18p. 3 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract:Drawing on data from a longitudinal study of 204 Mexican‐origin adolescent mothers, their mother figures, and their children, the current investigation examined (a) adolescent mothers' educational re‐engagement and attainment beginning during their pre...

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WOMEN IN RURAL AREAS OF SERBIA.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Competitiveness of Agro - Food & Environmental Economy. 2017, p86-94. 9p.

Abstract:Position woman in the rural environment has always been difficult and inextricably linked to her role in family. This was a critical factor determining its status and rights. When it comes to this and its economic dependency status in the second half o...

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