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Living with Jim Crow: African American Women and Memories of

Living with Jim Crow: African American Women and Memories of

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Paired with a Biology degree, a WGST graduate may attend medical school to specialize in women’s health; combined with a Business degree, a WGST graduate will better understand how gender affects the workplace. Iowa) Women's Studies EuroMap (women's studies resources with emphasis on Europe) (Centre of Women's Studies of Antwerp, Belgium) Women's Studies Online Resources (U. Women's Studies is available for postgraduate research programmes. As for me, I will be working as prevention specilaist/youth educator at the DeKalb Rape Crisis Center, a job which will be both challenging and rewarding, which will allow me to use my skills in the service of my politics and beliefs, but which will never carry the freedom, prestige, and pay of an academic position.

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We All Fought For Freedom: Women In Poland's Solidarity

We All Fought For Freedom: Women In Poland's Solidarity

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Clinical social workers require a master's; licensure and certification requirements vary by state A liberal arts education prepares a women's studies graduate for thinking about broad areas rather than narrow subjects. We suggest that this creates important windows for theoretical development, an important requirement for a core presence in research universities. Churches are trying to figure out ways to get more men involved in religion by tying faith to traits traditionally associated with men.

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Working Women (Opposing Viewpoints)

Working Women (Opposing Viewpoints)

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Mount Holyoke College invites applications for a three-year full-time Visiting Lecturer position in the Department of Gender Studies to begin Fall 2015. For 91 years, the Bureau has been meeting its mandate – by identifying the topics working women care about most, aggressively researching the issues, and pioneering innovative policies and programs to address them -- amidst the ever-changing compass of our nation. The collection, noted for its coverage of foreign material, includes titles in 17 languages.

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Pioneering Spirits: The Lives and Times of Remarkable

Pioneering Spirits: The Lives and Times of Remarkable

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Students focus on the voice of the writer and her use of literary technique as she explores important themes in women’s lives. The Christian church’s prohibitions against divorce, which may have bound women into marriages against their will, was also designed to protect women from finding themselves cast out of a home. Commitment to diversity through pedagogy and course content. Students must also earn an overall 2.0 GPA in their minor.

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Leading Ladies LP: American Trailblazers

Leading Ladies LP: American Trailblazers

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If you are considering this major, you should be advised by a Women's Studies faculty member regarding your academic program and career goals. TWO electives in Topics in Women's and Gender Studies: Diagnosing Desire: Gender and Medicine in U. This course explores women's experiences at intersections of gender, race, and class within society, in general, and specifically within the various women's movements that have taken place in the 19th and 20th Centuries, charting the development of feminism.

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Venus After Forty: Sexual Myths, Men's Fantasies, and Truths

Venus After Forty: Sexual Myths, Men's Fantasies, and Truths

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Themes are: (1) Liberation and Feminism, (2) Feminist Theory, (3) Gender Roles, (4) Power, (5) Motherhood, (6) Sexuality, (7) Expression and Media, and (8) Men’s Studies. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1984. Coverage is broad and contemporary. Gamble, Sarah, ed. (New York: Routledge, 2000).[ULIB REF HQ 1115 R68 2000] The editor attempts to show how feminism continues to be a dynamic and multifaceted movement. Take an in-depth look at social pioneers who have shaped our world as well as issues ranging from Title IX to colonialism to queer studies. “What students in this program find is small classes where they are challenged to think about the social world in which we live, and how gender has structured social, political, and economic systems,” says department head Ellen Scott. “It opens a whole new lens on the world, not just on personal lives, but on the world.” Among the areas of emphasis in the women’s and gender studies department are gender and sexuality, Third World feminism, cultural representation and literature, women and labor, feminist theory, critical race feminism, immigration and citizenship, and social activism.

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Southern Strategies: Southern Women and the Woman Suffrage

Southern Strategies: Southern Women and the Woman Suffrage

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Jay Leno had a disturbing segment on his "Tonight" show last week, the day after International WOmen's Day. It is the responsibility of students applying to other faculties within Oxford to clarify any conditions for progression which these faculties may impose. Nevertheless, the absence of consideration of sexuality in *this* WMST-L conversation about gender/women's studies seems to demonstrate precisely the critical aporias that the shift to "Gender Studies" means to address.

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Women Of Coal

Women Of Coal

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Introduction to Women’s Studies: Social Sciences (3) (FC:SO) WOST 3910, 3920, 3930. The pageant is held in the school’s auditorium with 15-20 women being represented with groups of 5-7 students each. Celebrating Signs@40: Feminist Scholarship through Four Decades , which took place at Rutgers University’s Douglass Library on November 20, 2014, explores the history of feminist publishing and the use of digital humanities techniques to map the field. FINAL DEADLINE to submit two signed reader sheets, and one copy of the final thesis with signed title page to the Graduate Program Administrator.

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A History of Women in the West, Vol. 5: Toward a Cultural

A History of Women in the West, Vol. 5: Toward a Cultural

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She is currently working on a book about the life and work of Canadian author Gabrielle Roy. Sunday, April 10th at 4:00 PM, '64 Hall There will be a panel discussion on the theme, Women and Social Change in Africa and the Diaspora. Director, Associate Professor of History and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Mazie is an early twentieth century American Social Historian with a focus on women’s history. Barb Easley, HSD learning facilitator, said the classes are being offered to provide more choices in the social studies discipline.

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Calico Chronicle: Texas Women and Their Fashions, 1830–1910

Calico Chronicle: Texas Women and Their Fashions, 1830–1910

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Research interest: sociology, sociology of education, gender studies, sociology of everyday life. Completion of the certificate will enhance a student's current career or assist in the development of new jobs skills. Requests for writing samples and dossiers will be made after our initial screening. This concentration investigates women's mobilizations to transform social and political institutions, which also transform women activists themselves. Slogans such as "control over our own bodies" criticised male domination and demanded women's liberation, a connotation that is absent from the family planning, population control and eugenics movements. [180] In the 1960s and 1970s the birth control movement advocated for the legalisation of abortion and large-scale education campaigns about contraception by governments. [181] In the 1980s birth control and population control organisations co-operated in demanding rights to contraception and abortion, with an increasing emphasis on "choice". [180] Birth control has become a major theme in United States politics.

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