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Women"s Rights (Global Issues)

by Natasha Thomsen

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights,
  • Women"s studies,
  • U.S. - Political And Civil Rights Of Women,
  • Political Science,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Sociology,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • United States,
  • Women"s rights

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKathryn Cullen-Dupont (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11360564M
    ISBN 100816068097
    ISBN 109780816068098

    Women's rights are the rights and entitlements claimed for women and girls worldwide, and which formed the basis for the women's rights movement in the 19th century and feminist movement during the 20th century. In some countries, these rights are institutionalized or supported by law, local custom, and behavior, whereas in others they are ignored and .   Despite great strides made by the international women’s rights movement over many years, women and girls around the world are still married as children or trafficked into forced labor and sex.

    News about women&#;s rights, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.   Women’s Rights and the Civil Rights Act of The Civil Rights Act of prohibited discrimination based on race, religion, color, or national origin in public places, schools, and employment.

    The women’s rights movement summary: Women’s rights is the fight for the idea that women should have equal rights with history, this has taken the form of gaining property rights, the women’s suffrage, or the right of women to vote, reproductive rights, and the right to work for for equal pay.. Women’s Rights Timeline: Here is a timeline of important events in .   After extensive research at the UN’s Library and Archives, Ms. Adami unveiled new facts about the origins of the UN Charter and the UDHR in her book “Women and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights”. These core findings of the research were presented by Ms. Adami as she launched her book on 5 December at the Dag Hammarskjöld.


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