Gender, Citizenship And Newspapers

Domestic Subjects: Gender, Citizenship, and Law in Native American Literature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Nov. 25, 2015
Domestic Subjects: Gender, Citizenship, and Law in Native American Literature

Beth H. Piatote, "Domestic Subjects: Gender, Citizenship, and Law in Native American Literature"
English | ISBN: 0300171579 | 2013 | 248 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Managing the Margins: Gender, Citizenship, and the International Regulation of Precarious Employment [Repost]

Leah F. Vosko - Managing the Margins: Gender, Citizenship, and the International Regulation of Precarious Employment
Published: 2010-02-28 | ISBN: 0199574812, 0199575096 | PDF | 320 pages | 2 MB
Managing the Margins: Gender, Citizenship, and the International Regulation of Precarious Employment

Leah F. Vosko, "Managing the Margins: Gender, Citizenship, and the International Regulation of Precarious Employment"
Oxford University Press, USA | 2010 | ISBN: 0199574812 | 336 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB

Everyday Revolutionaries: Gender, Violence, and Disillusionment in Postwar El Salvador  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Sangviniy at March 23, 2017
Everyday Revolutionaries: Gender, Violence, and Disillusionment in Postwar El Salvador

Everyday Revolutionaries: Gender, Violence, and Disillusionment in Postwar El Salvador (Genocide, Political Violence, Human Rights) by Professor Irina Carlota Silber
English | Dec. 29, 2010 | ISBN: 0813549345 | 288 Pages | PDF | 1.51 MB

Everyday Revolutionaries provides a longitudinal and rigorous analysis of the legacies of war in a community racked by political violence. By exploring political processes in one of El Salvador's former war zones-a region known for its peasant revolutionary participation-Irina Carlota Silber offers a searing portrait of the entangled aftermaths of confrontation and displacement, aftermaths that have produced continued deception and marginalization.

Urban Citizenship and American Democracy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 23, 2017
Urban Citizenship and American Democracy

Urban Citizenship and American Democracy
by Amy Bridges and Michael Javen Fortner
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1438461003 | 251 Pages | PDF | 1.61 MB

Examines city politics and policy, federalism, and democracy in the United States.

Modern Girls on the Go: Gender, Mobility, and Labor in Japan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 3, 2017
Modern Girls on the Go: Gender, Mobility, and Labor in Japan

Modern Girls on the Go: Gender, Mobility, and Labor in Japan by Alisa Freedman and Laura Miller
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0804781133, 0804781141 | 296 pages | PDF | 17,3 MB
Popular Media in Kenyan History: Fiction and Newspapers as Political Actors (African Histories and Modernities)

Popular Media in Kenyan History: Fiction and Newspapers as Political Actors (African Histories and Modernities) by George Ogola
English | 17 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319490966 | 180 Pages | PDF | 1.66 MB

The book examines popular fiction columns, a dominant feature in Kenyan newspapers, published in the twentieth century and examines their historical and cultural impact on Kenyan politics. The book interrogates how popular cultural forms such as popular fiction engage with and subject the polity to constant critique through informal but widely recognized cultural forms of censure.
Opening Doors: Gender Equality and Development in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA Development Report)

Opening Doors: Gender Equality and Development in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA Development Report) by The World Bank
English | Feb. 7, 2013 | ISBN: 082139763X | 209 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

In the last two decades, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has closed many critical gender gaps, especially in ensuring equal access for girls and boys to education and healthcare. Today, the region can be proud that its women are enrolling in far greater numbers in university than ever before, and indeed, in many countries, young women are more educated than young men. At the same time, MENA has also witnessed the largest decrease in maternal mortality in the world.

World Development Report 2012: Gender Equality and Development  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 19, 2017
World Development Report 2012: Gender Equality and Development

World Development Report 2012: Gender Equality and Development by World Bank
English | Sep. 28, 2011 | ISBN: 082138810X | 458 Pages | PDF | 26 MB

The lives of women around the world have improved dramatically, at a pace and scope diffi cult to imagine even 25 years ago. Women have made unprecedented gains in rights, education, health, and access to jobs and livelihoods. More countries than ever guarantee equal rights in property, marriage, and other domains. Gendergaps in primary schooling have closed in many countries, while in a third of all countries girls now outnumber boys in secondary school. And more young women than men attend universities in 60 countries. Women are using their education to participate more in the labor force: they now make up for 40 percent of the global labor force and 43 percent of its farmers. Moreover, women now live longer than men in every region of the world.

Cyberbullying Across the Globe: Gender, Family, and Mental Health  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Feb. 19, 2017
Cyberbullying Across the Globe: Gender, Family, and Mental Health

Cyberbullying Across the Globe: Gender, Family, and Mental Health by Raúl Navarro, Santiago Yubero, Elisa Larrañaga
2015 | ISBN: 3319255509 | English | 281 pages | EPUB | 0.8 MB