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Women"s Roles

Eileen Newmark

Women"s Roles

A Cross-Cultural Perspective

by Eileen Newmark

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Published by Pergamon Pr .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7311035M
ISBN 10008026073X
ISBN 109780080260730

(shelved 1 time as gender-equality) avg rating — 23, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Among the many reasons for this reception was the novel's upending of traditional gender roles, though the book also reflects the attitudes of its time in many ways.

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Women’s roles were greatly changed in the s, with the men coming back from war and taking their jobs back. Women had, during World War II, taken men’s jobs while they had been away at war.

After the war, many women wanted to keep their jobs. Many of them became wives and mothers as the men came back from the war. The roles of women in ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ explained.

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The role of women in the Odyssey is to demonstrate the many and varied roles that women play in the lives of men.

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Victorian women found ways to oppose the oppression. Some simply refused to raise their children using the social stereotypes preached, while others found a way through literature to support their. The Multi-disciplinary and comprehensive collection of articles presented in this volume provides a valuable discussion on the status and role of the women in development of the society.

Till recently, women were treated on a different pedestal, depriving them of their rights but reminding them of their duties. But with the changing times, the role of women has changed from child 3/5(1).

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It is as if Mary Shelley saw the theoretical horse that represents gender archetypes laying alive and well in the middle of a exquisite field of grass, and then proceeded to repeatedly strike the poor animal, with a hammer made of ink filled quills.

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Mary Anne's role is encouraging because she comes to Vietnam and throughout the journey.