Essays Tagged: "women and men"

Executive Women: Substance Plus Style

Executive Women: Substance Plus StyleThe article 'Executive Women: Substance Plus Style' deals with the issue ... gers are different from those of female managers' and that these differences have been used to keep women out of managerial positions. Furthermore, it suggests that it has now become 'fashionable' to ... ble and complement the business environment. Lastly, the article focused on several strategies that women should follow in order to succeed as a middle or upper level manager within a large corporatio ...

(3 pages) 77 0 3.5 Feb/1996

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

The best way to fix greed

e volunteer learn the value of life and how important every minute of life really is. For instance, women and men who volunteer in an infant AIDS ward may learn to take better care of themselves so th ...

(2 pages) 70 0 4.6 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Movie review of Yentl

m by society or their parents, or both. The role of the woman in society is forever changing. Where women were once obligated to stay in the home and dote on their husbands, they are now working in th ... creation over five thousand years ago, the Jewish religion has evolved in some movements to involve women and men equally in ceremonies. The orthodox movement has always remained traditional in its be ...

(4 pages) 47 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

A review of Gone to Soldiers

ots that give the reader an exciting view of life during World War II. Piercy connects the lives of women and men, Jews and gentiles by using family ties and steamy love affairs. The people have drama ... h, some are with power while others are persecuted, but everyone is connected by the war. War freed women by allowing them to work in factories and defy their husbands by hiding resisting French Jews. ...

(2 pages) 39 0 4.2 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Women and men' preferences in choosing movies

to the professional writers. However, it expressed my ideas toward the differences between men and women while choosing movies. It also helped to amuse my classmates in the writing class.Women and me ... Women and men are biologically and spiritually different from each other. Men are more stable while women are more sensitive. Men are stronger while women are sweeter. Men excel themselves in natural ...

(3 pages) 141 1 3.7 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

This essay is about how i plan to help out my community if i were to recieve an internship.

zes and for each person there are many who meet his or her interest. Unfortunately, I have met many women and men whom I know personally with that have not found a role model yet. Many of these people ...

(1 pages) 69 1 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Gender Roles, The Discrimination Against Men

scrimination. When thinking of discrimination, one tends to think mostly of sexism directed against women.. Sexism against women has become a noticeable part of our society and it is slowly on it's wa ... that rarely goes noticed. As William Farrell states, 'With all the focus on discrimination against women, few understand the sexism directed against men.' (249) Women and men should be treated as equ ...

(5 pages) 262 0 4.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

The view of women in varios cultures

In the stories read concerning India and South America, women play important roles. Some are not so tasteful while others portray them as strong and indepen ... hemselves quite differently. They lead a life that dos not parallel ours but hopefully one day will.Women in India occupy a paradoxical status. On one hand, there is an abundance of goddesses occupyin ... piled against them; Sati, Dowry-system, etc. come to mind. Yet, now there are possibly more Indian women in scientific, medical, and professional areas than many Aliberalized@ Western nations. After ...

(5 pages) 124 0 4.7 Jan/1996

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

"To what extend did women's position in British society change between 1850 and 1929?"

"To what extend did women's position in British society change between 1850 and 1929?"In society today it is generally a ... qual in the eyes of the law and therefore in society. This is a massive change from the position of women before 1850. The movement for equal rights for women began in earnest in the last part of the ... rred in the world's of marriage, education, work and, possibly most importantly, politics.In 1850 a women was viewed as the property of her husband when she married. A few women remained unmarried and ...

(10 pages) 141 1 4.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Affirmative Action

ffirmative action works. There are thousands of examples of situations where people of color, white women, and working class women and men of all races who were previously excluded from jobs or educat ... ese policies received executive branch and judicial support, vast numbers of people of color, white women and men have gained access they would not otherwise have had. These gains have led to very rea ...

(7 pages) 487 0 3.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Gender Differences in Violence

d roles in society but what is its effect on violence? We all assume that men are more violent than women, but sometimes women are more violent than men. Some women and men place themselves into respe ... Some women and men place themselves into respectively dangerous and violent situations. The idea of women placing themselves in violent situations on purpose has been overlooked for many years. Based ...

(7 pages) 216 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

A Price to be Paid. This essay is about the prices we pay for everyday things. The price of love and the need for possesions

not buy a person's love, although several have tried, but a high price is often paid for that love. Women and men alike pay for their children's lives, for the chance to raise a family. They either sp ... Yet, the best things in life are free, but what price have we really paid for the love of a family?Women and men also pay a price for romance, much in the same way as that of having children. Maybe t ...

(2 pages) 58 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The impact of religion on 19th century British woman.

society; one might even say it was the most important factor in the evolution of western mentality. Women today enjoy a lot more freedom and many liberties that we might take for granted. We often for ... and many liberties that we might take for granted. We often forget that the position of the Western women in today's society is due to a long period of persistent struggle by both women and men over t ...

(10 pages) 91 0 3.9 Mar/2003

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

The Industrial Revolution and its impact on family life and women.

type of familiar division of labour that left separate and independent spheres of control for both women and men. In the pre-industrial family life, the husband and wife had separate plots of lands, ... eparate crafts and trading enterprises whereby each spouse retained control over their own profits. Women's roles were confined to maintaining the moral and spiritual center of the family life and the ...

(5 pages) 232 0 3.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Role of Chinese Women : The Good Earth by Pearl Buck

patrilineal, and patrilocal. In this male dominated society, sons were preferred to daughters, and women were expected to be subordinate to their fathers, husbands, and sons. Because marriages were a ... cted to be subordinate to their fathers, husbands, and sons. Because marriages were arranged, young women and men had virtually no voice in the decisions on their marriage partner, resulting in lovele ...

(5 pages) 132 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Against Affirmative Action

that affirmative action had a constructive purpose in creating equality amongst blacks and whites, women and men, and minorities and the majorities. Though in my personal opinion, I strongly believe ... acks, and was an attempt to remedy the ill effects of past discrimination against blacks. Although, women and other minorities have benefited from affirmative action as well, blacks are more commonly ...

(4 pages) 116 0 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Beauty Industry in China

just like in America and it promotes the development of the Third Industry of China. More and more women and men spend money on their faces, hairs and bodies.Over the past two decades the popular mag ... ' perceptions of themselves.Images of Beauty are everywhere. Pictures of handsome men and beautiful women grace the pages of glossy magazines, television, billboards, consumer products and the Interne ...

(3 pages) 63 1 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Inequalities on Gender

In today's society, women and male gender roles reflect on more that only just what people think about sex roles. In thi ... in the mass media. The behavior of sex roles in today's society form the central discussion of why women and men become portrayed as how they are. A masculinity aspect in the mass media is a social c ... ticles, the first things that individuals come across with are promotions of any kind. In our view, women are used to rank a promotion, therefore, the better looking, the best chance for a male to pur ...

(5 pages) 284 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Women versus men's difference.

Women versus men's differenceIn life, in general we unconsciously play the roles we view ourselves a ... minine. Then I was unaware of how I changed my behavior. In class, we explored the issue of men and women through reading Wollstonecraft, Ehrlich, Teen's essays. What make women distinguished from men ... distinguished from men can be explained by the causes in society, media, power structures and that women and men play specific roles in societyWollstonecraft says with men in a position of power, the ...

(4 pages) 167 1 3.3 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Women's bodies throughout advertising.

cognizably masculine or feminine bodies through various cultural disciplines and practices. If both women and men are culturally disciplined, how does patriarchal domination incorporate itself into ou ... atriarchal domination incorporate itself into our cultural practices to create the docile bodies of women? In American society, there is currently an emphasis on excessive thinness of women and girls. ...

(5 pages) 213 1 4.5 May/2003

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