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LivWell: a sub-national Dataset on the Living Conditions of Women and their Well-being for 52 Countries.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Scientific data [Sci Data] 2022 Nov 22; Vol. 9 (1), pp. 719. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 22.

Abstract: Data on women's living conditions and socio-economic development are important for understanding and addressing the pronounced challenges and inequalities faced by women worldwide. While such information is increasingly available at the national level,...

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Wives and Wanderers in a New Guinea Highlands Society : Women's Lives in the Wahgi Valley

Wives and Wanderers in a New Guinea Highlands Society : Women's Lives in the Wahgi Valley

Publication Type: eBook

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Abstract: Wives and Wanderers in a New Guinea Highlands Society brings to the reader anthropologist Marie Reay's field research from the 1950s and 1960s on women's lives in the Wahgi Valley, Central Highlands of Papua New Guinea. Dramatically written, each chapt...

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Women, Life, Freedom.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): History Today; Nov2022, Vol. 72 Issue 11, p12-16, 5p

Abstract: The article discusses the increasing participation of Iranian women in national uprisings. Topics include a protest held by Iranian women on September 16, 2022 after the death of Mahsa Amini who was beaten by the police for improperly wearing her hijab...

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Global Perspectives of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: ACM luminaries describe how their experiences with DEI issues vary between the different continents where they have lived.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Communications of the ACM. Dec2022, Vol. 65 Issue 12, p30-31. 2p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: In this article several "ACM luminaries" describe how their experiences with Diversity, Equity & Inclusion issues have played out where they live. Particular focus is given to how marginalized communities, whether they be based on race, ethnicity, gend...

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A WOMAN'S PLACE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): History Today. Jan2022, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p40-47. 8p.

Abstract: The article discusses the place of women in history, particularly the societal expectation that married women should stop working and should only perform domestic duties. Also cited are the 1919 Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act, the implementation of...

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Engendering Climate Change : Learnings From South Asia

Engendering Climate Change : Learnings From South Asia

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Abstract: This book focuses on the gendered experiences of environmental change across different geographies and social contexts in South Asia and on diverse strategies of adapting to climate variability. The book analyzes how changes in rainfall patterns, flood...

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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

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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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Women and Migration : Responses in Art and History

Women and Migration : Responses in Art and History

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Abstract: The essays in this book chart how women's profound and turbulent experiences of migration have been articulated in writing, photography, art and film. As a whole, the volume gives an impression of a wide range of migratory events from women's perspecti...

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Covid, Crisis, Care, and Change? : International Gender Perspectives on Re/Production, State and Feminist Transitions

Covid, Crisis, Care, and Change? : International Gender Perspectives on Re/Production, State and Feminist Transitions

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Die Covid-19-Krise hat bereits bestehende soziale Ungleichheiten in verschiedenen Bereichen verschärft. Die Autor•innen untersuchen, wie grundlegend und nachhaltig die sozialen Veränderungen im Zuge der Corona-Pandemie auf den gesellschaftlichen Ebenen...

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Women, Agency, and the State in Guinea : Silent Politics

Women, Agency, and the State in Guinea : Silent Politics

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Abstract: This book examines how women in Guinea articulate themselves politically within and outside institutional politics. It documents the everyday practices that local female actors adopt to deal with the continuous economic, political, and social insecurit...

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