Books tagged: women studies

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Femophobia: How Women Have Become Men - On the Fear of Fat, Fear of the Feminine and the Collapse of Society
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,550. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
Femophobia is a provocative book, unmasking our fear of the Feminine: our fear of softness, our inner misogyny, how Vagina became Penis in disguise, the vendetta against fat and its medical secrets, epidemic addictions, society’s love affair with force, pain and hardness. We are in a desperate need of the Feminine to rebalance our lives. This book gives us tools for a real and positive change.
On Globalization: How State Formation Shapes Gender Roles
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
This manuscript shows how gender plays an important part across the globe, specifically women’s role throughout the United States, Baule, and Tongan society. It displays women’s changing role, to that of men’s, overtime and across geographical locations to better show disparities. Historically women have attended to their families in different ways from that of men.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
Women and Power : A Short Overview of Social Changes and Women’s Empowerment
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
We will also go into some detail about how feminist and egalitarian movements and organizations act towards women’s rights. Then we will try to figure out if feminism really means equality for all in conclusion. As it often happens when it comes to similar causes, this situation is constantly developing, practically ever changing. You will learn a lot about women empowerment through this book.
Lifting the Veil of Secrets in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,880. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Saudi Arabia is an ancient culture as old as time itself, yet filled with all the modern conveniences that money provides. Restless and looking for something new and exciting, two nurses traveled to this ancient kingdom to ply their skills and practice close personal contact—along with modern medical care—with people for whom slavery, buying wives, and female subjugation is just a way of life.
Personal and Confidential Letters to My Sons and Daughters
Price: Free! Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Personal and Confidential Letters to My Sons and Daughters is about: tips and conversations on How to conduct and prosper in: Relationships, Business, Finance, Health, Religion, Law, Personal Dignity and Security
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
She was brutally victimized first as a child and then as a wife: both her mother and her first husband made numerous attempts to kill her. But author Gussie McRobert was determined to not only survive, but to recover and thrive. And that is just what she did. She was elected, and then twice re-elected, as mayor of Gresham, Oregon. You too can survive and thrive, regardless of your past.
The Three Strategies of the Unstoppable Woman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,920. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Women in business
This book is for women looking to grow, whether in her profession, as an entrepreneur, or as an avide lover of life. Learn about the three strategies that provide a solid foundation to the blueprint of your success. Accountability. Collaboration. Initiative. No book can change your life, but these three strategies can help your improve yours.
Journey of Hope, Memoirs of a Mexican Girl
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2010 by Claude Rosay. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Journey of Hope, Memoirs of a Mexican Girl is the autobiography of a Mexican girl who immigrates illegally to Los Angeles, California in the 1970's. Rosalina recounts her early childhood memories in a small town surrounded by farms in the state of Guanajuato, Mexico. Follow along the journey taken by one Mexican girl whose love for learning and appreciation for America will touch your heart.