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- YOUNG AUSTRALIAN WOMEN: CIRCUMSTANCES AND ASPIRATIONS. Harris, Anita // Youth Studies Australia;Dec2002, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p32
Provides an overview of research on circumstance and aspirations of Australian young women. Information on female labor force in Australia; Violence and harassment issues involving women; Health status of Australian women.
- Gender, Justice and Poverty in Rural Rajasthan---Moving beyond the Silence. Grey, Mary // Feminist Theology: The Journal of the Britain & Ireland School o;Sep2000, Issue 25, p33
Analyzes the situation of women in the Rajasthan desert in north-west India. History of the non-governmental organization `Wells for India' ; Discussion on the gender analysis of Indian women; Key elements of women's spirituality.
- Black women redeem image. // New York Amsterdam News;03/03/98, Vol. 89 Issue 10, p11
Features `A Women's Month Tribute To Our Sisters,' fund-raising show by several Black Americans organizations. Aims of the show; Features of the show; Affirmations of Black women officials regarding the show.
- Gen Y daughters vs. Boomer moms. Crosby, Lisa // Home Accents Today;Dec2000, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p28
Discusses the market study conducted by fabrics and carpet vendor Solutia comparing baby boomer women with Generation Y females in the United States as of December 2000. Details of the study designed to determine the furniture needs of Generation Y females; Differences in attitudes regarding...
- Plus ca change. Morna, Colleen Lowe // Africa Report;Jan/Feb95, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p55
Focuses on the message of the Fifth Regional Conference on African Women held in Dakar in November 1994. Difference in African women; Recognition of political and social disparities; Problems highlighted in the conference; Devotion of a section of the Platform of Action devoted to the `girl child.'
- Femigration Canada opens the door wider. McGovern, Celeste // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;7/5/93, Vol. 20 Issue 29, p8
Outlines the gender based guidelines currently in effect at Canada's Immigration and Refugee Board which recognize a wide range of persecutions specific to women. Vaguely defined guidelines include wife battery; Example of an Ecuadoran woman who arrived in Canada in 1991 with a fake passport;...
- Jane Doe-Who Are You? Where Are You Going? Lesse, Stanley // American Journal of Psychotherapy;Apr78, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p169
Editorial. Illustrates how the relative status of men and women are determined by the social and economic needs of a given culture at a given historical period. Evolution of women's social status; Shift of families towards a matriarchal nature.
- `That's quite a bit to learn in 50 years...'. Colwill, Nina // Business Quarterly;Spring94, Vol. 58 Issue 3, Women in Management p6
Looks back at the gender-role changes concerning Canadian women during the decades the author has lived through. Discrimination against women in from the 1940s through the 1960s; Increasing acceptance from the 1970s onwards.
- Sultry like me. Frank, E.B. // Cosmopolitan;Jul89, Vol. 207 Issue 1, p52
Describes the problems encountered by a sensuous-looking woman. Misinterpretation; Sensitivity.
- Only 1 in 9 members. Coolidge, Shelley Donald; Mutch, David // Christian Science Monitor;6/9/95, Vol. 87 Issue 136, p2
Reports on the status of women and children by the UNICEF, and the number of women in the cabinets of various governments.