Essays Tagged: "history of women"

The history of women's rights. A fore-runner is Mary Wollstonecraft. It explains how times have changed from her time to the present day.

e. Her writing, A Vindication of Rights of Men (1790) is one of the most important documents in the history of women's rights. Wollstonecraft's views were primarily concerned with the individual woman ...

(4 pages) 212 0 4.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Title: Prowess of Blazejowski. It elaborates a woman's achievement and success in the field of basketball. It also points out that stereotypes in women.

idn't begin any serious competition until her senior year, she became one of the top scorers in the history of women's basketball.When she graduated high school, Blazejowski could only afford the near ... have an experience of at least 20 years of coaching women's game and finally made an impact in the history of women's hoops. Do you see how Carol Blazejowski climbed numerous steep mountains to be on ...

(2 pages) 50 1 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"Born For Liberty" A History of Women in America by Sara M. Evans.

ion part of the book Born for Liberty by Sara M. Evans is the written path of being informed of the History of Women in America. As it is mentioned in the first few pages of this book, there is a lack ... s its past obscured and hard to be seen! I believe a lot of things are connected to each other, and history is one of the most relevant part of our globe and the reason being is because we depend on w ...

(2 pages) 77 3 3.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Ethics: Glass Ceiling

lass ceiling" no longer exists in today's military. While women have made great strides in military history, there are still a number of military occupations, particularly direct combat roles, closed ... will over discuss the ethical considerations for these barriers. But first, I will present a brief history of women in the military.Women have been serving in the armed forces since 1901 when the Arm ...

(4 pages) 188 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

American Women in History

They have worked to create a life that is full and fulfilling for women of all ages, everywhere.The History of Women in AmericaIn March of 1776, Abigail Adams, the wife of the United States second pre ... ing contrast in profiles between the women who worked in 1920 and women working Bibliography of the History of the Women's Bureau in the Open Collections Program in the 1980's. When the Women's Bureau ...

(8 pages) 132 2 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Feminism in Australia.

ate 1960s was known as the second wave of the feminism movement. It unleashed great interest in the history of women's resistance to male domination. Especially after world war 2 as more women recogni ...

(3 pages) 44 0 3.9 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Sex in Society

one must understand why it has come to be that people use sex as a gimmick. "The writing of modern history has resulted in a viewpoint that is nothing short of a stag party. The history of women is i ... orld Report 120 no 15, p. 58-62.Janssen-Jurreit, Marie Louise. (1982). Sexism: The Male Monopoly on History & Thought. New York: Farrar Straus GirouxJohnson, Robert. (1997). Ads accused of fueling ...

(8 pages) 130 2 4.7 Jul/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

A Historiography on Women Workers in World War I

When doing history, we should always remember that there are many different ways of determining how history hap ... ing the war contributed to the war effort. Through choosing four sources and by focusing on how the history of women workers in world war one was handled, this essay will show how each historian dealt ... ally, the last source chosen, Nice Girls and Rude Girls by Deborah Thom adopts a traditional social history approach by exploring and drawing upon official records, contemporary writing and oral histo ...

(10 pages) 36 1 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Women's Rights Movement

In this paper I will be discussing the historical women's right movement. I will be discussing the history of women before the movement, the reasons and who was responsible for starting the movement ...

(7 pages) 150 0 4.3 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Women in Jazz - History

entered in their homes only. But by the end of the nineteenth century, it started to change.�History of Women in Jazz:The part played by women in the development of jazz music begins at the sta ... n Jazz:The part played by women in the development of jazz music begins at the start of the genre's history. The person that is credited with introducing the jazz around 1900 was a woman, Lucile DesMo ...

(10 pages) 62 0 5.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Expository Essay - Women in the Military

The history of women in the United States military is both interesting and surprising and begins in the ... es do provide the basis for unneeded and unwanted bias attitudes towards today's military women.The history of women in the military, and the history of the resulting bias views of those women, starte ...

(5 pages) 57 0 5.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Feminism's Apprehension

andard which is accepted in both feminism and society. As Freedman said, "Understanding the complex history of women's movements can help [to] ensure that the feminist revolution will succeed" (Freedm ... ement was the influence and encouragement to the American feminism movement. In European feminism's history, Mary Wollstonecraft was widely viewed as the first feminist treatise who published the righ ...

(8 pages) 54 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Women in the Workplace

ber of women entering and participating in the labor force (Hepburn & Simon, 2006). Since early history and the ancient civilization of man, women have played a secondary role, in which women were ... e full realm of women's inequality in the workplace it would be important to understand some of the history of women's fight for equality. The first women's rights convention was in 1848 and truly mar ...

(6 pages) 59 1 4.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology