Research Papers on All Women's Issues

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  • Learned Gender

    This paper uses Deirdre N. McCloskey’s book “Crossing: A Memoir” to explore the idea that gender can be learned. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • The Role Of Food In Carol Shields' Novel "Swann"

    3 pages in length. Metaphors of food, cooking and eating are conspicuously present in Carol Shields' Swann that one cannot help but draw a distinction between the author's blatant symbolic purpose and the position of strength it holds within the concept of culture. Women's place has historically been in the home, tending to everything that has to do with raising a good family; while that is viewed as somewhat of an archaic perspective in contemporary culture, Shields makes it the focal point of her story through the metaphoric use of food in such a way that it transcends typical gender barriers and produces a much stronger teaching for the female place in society. No bibliography.

  • Sexuality and Gender in David Henry Hwang’s Madame Butterfly

    In seven pages this paper analyzes Hwang’s 1988 play by examining how social constructivism contributes to attitudes about sexuality and gender as represented by the relationship between French diplomat Rene Gallimard and cross-dressing Chinese opera star Song Liling. Three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Sexuality and Power

    In five pages this paper considers the interpretation of power and sexuality by examining the theories of Michel Foucault and Catherine MacKinnon. Two sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Society, Power, Gender and Sexuality

    In twenty two pages this paper discusses gender conflict, power, and sexuality as they have existed throughout the humankind history. Twenty seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Sexuality as a Social Construct

    In eight pages this paper examines the social construct of sexuality with ethnicity and class among the topics discussed. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Human Sexuality and Gender Identity

    In three pages the psychodynamic, evolutionary, and social constructionist schools of thought are contrasted and compared in this overview of the development of human sexuality and gender identity. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • An Overview of an Article on the Violence of Heterosexual Courtship and Barbie Doll Culture Article

    In eight pages the social impact upon the so called 'Barbie Doll culture' on the violence within heterosexual relationships is considered in this article overview. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Criminal Sexual-type Conduct Data

    There have been a number of laws passed and numerous court cases regarding sexual harassment in the workplace. These span more than four decades and yet, it does not seem that the incidence of sexual harassment has been reduced. Statistical data are reported from an older Federal Government Report, a military academies report, and a general public report. The incidence of harassment at each military academy is reported for women and men along with the reasons they seldom report these crimes. The physical and emotional effects of experiencing this type of crime are discussed. There are three sources used in this three page paper.

  • Sexuality and Teens

    In five pages this paper discusses sexuality as it involves teens with pornography among the topics covered. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Class, Race, Sexuality, and Identity

    In nine pages gender identity and stereotypes are revealed as underlying sexuality factors in a consideration of identity and the impact of class and race. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Workplace and Transsexual Issues

    In ten pages this paper discusses transsexuality in an overview that includes public perceptions, workplace security, and the obligations of an employer. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Adolescent Girls' Sexuality and the Impact of Divorce

    In five pages this paper examines various study questions and reviews pertinent literature on female adolescents and the impact of parents' divorce on them. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Medical Profession from 1780 to 1900 and Sexuality

    In seven pages this research paper examines how medical professionals defined 'normal sexuality' during this time period with an emphasis upon 'normal female sexuality.' Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Sexuality as a Social Construct

    In six pages this paper examines sexuality as profoundly influenced by social constructs of gender. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Male Dominance and Heterosexuality

    This paper examines the nature and origin of male dominance as discussed by authors Catherine MacKinnon, Gayle Rubin, and Nancy Chodorow. The author addresses their collective stances on gender issues and heterosexuality. This five page paper has four sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Sexuality as Depicted in Muriel Spark's The Driver's Seat and The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

    In four pages this paper compares how the author depicted sexuality in each of these novels. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Race, Gender, and Sexuality and the American Family

    This 5 page paper gives a summary of how the homework reading informed the student's opinion on the American family. This paper includes a summary of how race, gender, and sexuality relate to the traditional idea of family. Bibliography list 0 sources because the student didn't provide any source information.

  • Sexuality and Differing Gender Perceptions

    In five pages the differences that exist regarding gender perceptions regarding sexuality as portrayed within the media are examined. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Freedom, Consent, and Other Feminist Issues

    This paper examines why consent and freedom are of central importance to a feminist. The author discusses pornography, rape, sexual harassment, division of labor, and others. This six page paper has nine sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Relationships Between Men and Women and Consideration of Subordination and Dominance

    In a paper consisting of 8 pages two articles relating to the 'American waistland' and 'Barbie Doll culture' are discussed as they relate to issues of subordination, domination, and society's acceptance of sexual harassment of women by men. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Settlement, Secrecy, and Smith Barney

    In five pages this paper examines the veil of secrecy over the sexual discrimination case of Smith Barney and the lack of settlements by such plaintiffs as Pamela K. Martens. Five sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • A Character and Thematic Comparison of Desiree's Baby and Antlers

    In a paper consisting of four pages these works by Chopin and Bass are compared with a consideration of the sexual morals and gender roles reflected in each of the story's respective societies. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Swaziland's Sex Ban and the Implications for Human Rights

    In fourteen pages this paper considers the September 2001 5 year ban on sexual relations imposed by the king to prevent the spread of HIV and AIDS in a consideration of gender prejudice and human rights compromising. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Gender Inequality: Created By Social Institutions

    16 pages in length. The hierarchy of gender assignment is a reality based solely upon cultural impact and social institutions; since man's timeline began to evolve, the placement of male and female gender within every aspect of society was clearly established by social constructs comprised of patriarchal influence. The extent to which gender inequity has carried on throughout the ages is both grand and far-reaching; that the reasons for such division based solely upon sexual characteristics can be attributed to a collection of socially indoctrinated causes speaks to how entrenched gender equality is in relation to cultural manipulation. Bibliography lists 18 sources.

  • Analyzing World Cultures and Gender Issues

    A comparative analysis of gender issues in Japan, India, the Middle East, Ghana, and the United States is presented along with a consideration of what the gender researcher's role should be in 7 pages. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Support for Women Entrepreneurs in the UAE

    This 12 page paper looks at the different organizations that provide help and support to female entrepreneurs in the United Arab Emirates, outlines the help that is provided and the way they operate. The paper looks at those which are set up specific to give women help and those that help all entrepreneurs. The paper then considers what help is needed in the future and the gap between current provision and current needs. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Women's Careers and Social Roles

    In five pages this paper examines the evolution of women's careers and their social roles. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Women and Discrimination in the Workplace

    A 7 page paper which examines women and discrimination in the workplace. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • The God of Small Things and Sexual Transgression's Dark Reality Symbolism

    In three pages this paper examines the dark reality that is symbolized by sexual transgression in this analysis of The God of Small Things. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • African American Children, AIDS, and HIV

    In twelve pages this paper examines African American children in terms of the effects of AIDS and the HIV virus. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Sexual Exploitation and the Trafficking of Women

    In four pages this paper examines human trafficking in a focus upon the global sexual exploitation of women with Philippines and Ukraine case studies provided. Fifty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Insurance Companies Should Cover Contraception

    This 8 page paper begins by looking at available methods of birth control and explores insurance plans. It is argued that private insurance should cover birth control. Various issues are explored in this context inclusive of population growth. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe and Women

    This paper considers how the protagonist Okonkwo treats women in this analysis of women's roles in Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe in four pages. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • The Feminist Dimension of Work Life Balance

    In a paper of five pages, the writer examines women in the work place. The issue of work life balance is analyzed from a feminist perspective. Paper uses two sources.

  • Abortion and World Religions

    In this paper consisting of six pages the religions of Protestantism, Catholicism, and Buddhism are considered within the context of US, Italy, and Japan issues regarding abortion with a thesis that religions have ironically contributed to the increase in abortions and infanticide because of inadequate sex education and shame. There are seven bibliographic sources cited.

  • Pro-Choice and Abortions

    This 3 page paper gives an example of a persuasive essay about abortion. This paper includes examples of why pro-choice is the correct side of the debate. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Abortion Impact of Privacy and Natural Rights Argument

    In ten pages this paper examines abortion, abortion law, and privacy issues in a consideration of the natural rights argument. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Pro Choice or Pro Life in the Abortion Controversy

    In this paper containing five pages both sides of this emotional and complex issue are explored along with the ethical arguments justifying each. There are five bibliographic sources cited.

  • Abortion Issue Assessment

    In five pages this paper assesses the abortion issue in an examination of pro choice v. pro life perspectives.

  • Issues in Communications and Differences in Marital Relationships and Gender

    In a research study sample of ten pages communication differences are examined within the context of dual gender differences and marital relationships and consideres demand withdrawal and the theoretical differences between abusive and normal relationships. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Wollstonecraft/Vindication of the Rights of Women

    A 5 page research paper/essay that examines some of the writing of Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797), a humanist writer of the Enlightenment, who argued against slavery and monarchy, and supported “children’s rights, the value of breastfeeding, coeducational schools, animal rights and other progressive ideas” (“Humanist Profile” 2). This discussion, first of all, summarizes chapter 5-7 in Wollstonecraft’s Vindication of the Rights of Women (1792). Then an interpretation of her ideas is offered, and this is followed by a critique of those concepts. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • 'Daddy' by Sylvia Plath

    In five pages a feminist archetypal analysis of 'Daddy' by Sylvia Plath is presented. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Automobile Repair Racket Targeting of Women

    This paper examines the targeting of women by fraudulent auto repair services and how they can protect themselves in six pages.

  • Domestic Violence and Protection of Women and Children

    In five pages this paper examines domestic abuse in a consideration of how women and children can be protected with statistical information provided by the FBI, NOW, and the National Center for Domestic Violence. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • King’s Premise of Non-Violence: Applications to the Women’s Movement

    A 4 page exploration of Dr. Martin Luther King’s premise of non-violence. This paper observes the impact of this premise on the women’s movement. Biblography lists 4 sources.

  • The Cost of Discrimination of Women in International Business

    This 5 page paper looks at the issue of gender discrimination in senior management of international companies. After assessing the extent of the issue and establishing that this type of discrimination exists the writer goes on to look at the potential business consequences and the evidence indicates business are loosing out as a result. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Women and Workplace Discrimination

    In eight pages business and gender inequality are examined within the context of the thesis that workplace discrimination against women continues to exist. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • UK Gender Discrimination

    In twelve pages this essay examines the gender discrimination that exists within the United Kingdom workplace. Fourteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Equality, Women, and the Criminal Justice System

    In fifteen pages this paper examines the gender equality that is evident in the criminal justice system. There are 15 sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Women's Equality and the NOW Role

    In eight pages women's social position is examined in terms of gender equality and considers the roles of the National Organization of Women and Affirmative Action in combating sexism and discrimination. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Patriarchal Mongolia and Gender Equality

    In ten pages this paper discusses how despite the patriarchal society of Mongolia that gender equality has been achieved due in large part to Buddhism traditions. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Gender and Economics

    In five pages this paper discusses whether gender equality is determined by economics with the writings of Engels and Hartmann referenced. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Gender Identity Disorder

    In five pages the various theories involving gender identity disorder are analyzed and include patterns, occurrence, development, and how this disorder relates to sexual dysfunction and homosexuality. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Gender, Identity and Communication

    This 5 page paper responds to a series of quotations about gender, social relationships, communication and identity. Bibliography lists 3 sources

  • A Historical Perspective of Gender Inequality from the 1990s

    A historical perspective on gender inequality is taken but the issue is discussed only from the 1990s through the present. The social construction of gender is discussed. This paper contains an outline as well. This nine page paper has eight sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Colonial Powers and Gender Differences

    In five pages colonial power of the 19th and 20th centuries are considered in terms of gender inequality and differences. Three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Do Schools Have a Gender Gap?

    In twenty five pages this research paper examines schools in a literature review and survey pertaining to the issue of gender inequality. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Society and Gender Inequality

    This thoroughly researched paper looks at this topic using various perspectives. A brief investigation is ignited to further explore aspects of this compelling topic. Issues explored include gender inequality.This eight page paper has four sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Workplace Equality?

    In five pages this paper argues that racial and gender inequality continue to exist in the workplace. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Workplace and the Intersection Between Gender and Ethnicity, Race, and Class

    In three pages this paper examines workplace inequality related to gender and the effects of class, ethnicity, and race. There are no sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Functionalist Perspective on Gender Wage Discrimination

    In nine pages Emile Durkheim's functionalist perspective is applied to an examination of the disparity between male and female earnings. Four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Case Study Analysis of Earnings and Gender Discrimination

    In five pages this paper is based upon the Francine Siau and Lawrence Kahn case study entitled 'Is discrimination responsible for earnings differences between men and women?' and examines the wage disparity according to gender that exists.

  • Research Methodology on Women and the Glass Ceiling

    In five pages this paper discusses women and the proverbial glass ceiling in regards to qualitative research in a consideration of circumstances that have enabled some women to break through the corporate patriarchy. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Glass Ceiling

    This is a paper that looks at a case study of a woman and her experience with the glass ceiling. There are four sources in this three page paper.

  • Management, Women, and 'the Glass Ceiling'

    In five pages this paper discusses the corporate management level, the promotion of women and 'the glass ceiling.' Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Devil Wears Prada: The Glass Ceiling

    This 4 page paper uses the movie “The Devil Wears Prada” as a “springboard” to consider the fact that Miranda Priestly, though successful, is still constrained by men’s rules of what the success should be. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Randy Albeda and Chris Tilly's Glass Ceilings and Bottomless Pits Women's Work, Women's Poverty

    This book is reviewed in a paper consisting of seven pages. There are no other sources cited.

  • "Dune" and the Question of Female Empowerment

    In a paper of eleven pages, the writer looks at female empowerment in "Dune". Drawing upon critical sources, arguments for the empowering presentation of women are presented contra arguments that "Dune" merely reinforces patriarchal perspectives. Paper uses five sources.

  • The Evolution Of Women - Feminism

    This 11 page paper presents a history of women's rights/feminist movements, including a report about where the term 'feminism' came from. The writer reports on the different types of feminism, including religious feminism. The paper also comments on the men's groups that emerged from feminism. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Reviewing Feminism's Evolutionary Nature

    In a review of four pages feminism in its many diverse facets are explored in such texts as Barbara Ehrenreich's 'The Road to Equality,' Pat Mainardi's 'The Politics of Housework,' Rosemarie Tong's 'Multicultural and Global Feminism,' and Estelle Freedman's 'No Turning Back: The History of Feminism and the Future of Women.' There are four bibliographic sources cited.

  • Mexican Culture and Chicana Feminism

    This paper examines the gender inequality that has always characterized Mexican culture in a consideration of Chicana feminism consisting of six pages.

  • Gender in Classic Literature

    The sixteenth through eighteenth centuries is the focus of this paper that highlights certain pieces of literature. Literature by Wollstonecraft is noted as well as works by other authors. Feminism and its role is also something discussed in this five page analysis that includes two bibliographic references.

  • Continuing Feminism

    In nine pages this paper analyzes feminism in hopes of providing an answer to the question 'Now that women have achieved a level of success in the U.S., can Feminism whither away?' Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Feminist Social Ethic and the Life of Jane Addams

    This paper addresses the beliefs and social ethics of feminist Jane Addams. The author discusses Addams' various social and political accomplishments in the feminist movement prior to World War I. This ten page paper has five sources listed in the bibliography.

  • China's Feminist Movement

    In seven pages this paper examines the internal and external factors that influenced China's feminist movement in a consideration of the works of Lu Xun and early 20th century feminist writers. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • 1955 to 1975 Feminist Movement Rebirth

    In five pages this paper discusses the rebirth of the feminist movement during this time period as considered in The World Split Open How the Modern Women's Movement Changed America by Ruth Rosen. There are no other sources listed.

  • Feminist Movement's 'Second Wave'

    In eight pages this paper traces the feminist movement's origins and history and discusses the employment of rhetoric and also applies Persuasion and Social Movements to an analysis of its 'second wave.' Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Feminist Movement's Rhetoric

    In five pages this paper discusses the feminist movement in a consideration of its rhetoric's implications. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Constructing Knowledge and Feminist Theory

    This paper discusses feminist theory as seen in Lorraine Code's work, What Can She Know? The author also discusses the construction of knowledge as a common theme in feminist art. This eight page paper has no additional sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Gender Roles, Arranged Marriages and Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare and The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

    In five pages this paper discusses how arranged marriages oppressed women in this analysis of these two literary works. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Florida and Women in Power

    This paper examines powerful Florida women and how they advocate women's rights and pursue power and success with suffrage among the topics discussed.

  • Lasting Influence of Fairy Tales

    In five pages the lasting influence of fairy tales upon attitudes are examined within the context of Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum by Laurence Behrens and Leonard J. Rosen. There are no other sources listed.

  • Two Decades of Couture Fashion in France from 1919 until 1939

    In fourteen pages the time period between 1919 and 1939 is the focus of this discussion of French couture fashion with the 5 positive women's fashion influences, French fashion's global appeal, and a comparison of influences of Elsa Schiaparelli and Coco Chanel on couture fashion. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Fashion and Fashion Photography

    In seven pages the importance of the relationship between fashion and color fashion photography is examined. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Devil Wears Prada: Why Fashion Is Important

    This 4 page paper uses the movie “The Devil Wears Prada” as a “springboard” to consider the impact of fashion on young women, and why fashion is important. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Advertising and Gender Stereotypes: How Culture is Made

    In a paper of five pages, the writer shows how advertising affects culture through gender stereotyping. Emphasis is placed on advertising's role as an instrument through which goods acquire cultural meaning. Paper uses ten sources.

  • American Popular Culture and Gender Roles

    In five pages this paper discusses how gender roles are created by and are reflected in advertising, popular culture, and education. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Annotated Bibliography for Paper on Affirmative Action

    This 4 page paper is an annotated bibliography listing 8 sources of material for affirmative action.

  • Projections for the Universal Health Care System in Canada

    7 pages and six sources used. This paper considers the existing status of the universal or national health care system in Canada and attempts to show how this system can survive in the presence of questions of regarding the maintaining of this system. This paper looks at the significance of national health funding for women's health issues and suggests that even in the midst of the call for budgetary cuts, this segment of the health care system should remain the same.

  • Bone Density And Dieting: Professional

    4 pages in length. The extent to which a low-calorie approach to dieting equates to decreased bone mineral density (BMD) is both grand and far-reaching; that teenage and young adult women represent eighty percent of the total population experiencing bone mass loss speaks to a cultural indoctrination of distorted body image. Two categories in particular depict a preponderance of females who engage in a low-calorie diet and have a greater rate of bone mass reduction: athletes and eating disorder sufferers. Bibliography lists 13 sources.

  • Bone Density And Dieting: Consumers

    3 pages in length. Slick weight loss advertisements have people believing that a quick fix is better than a slow and steady success; far too few encourage regular exercise with speedy caloric reduction, which ultimately places the dieter at great risk for the loss of bone density. According to a study done in 2005 and published in the Archives of Internal Medicine, people who seek weight loss by calorie reduction alone have been found to lose bone density as compared with those who ate a balanced diet and exercised away the weight. What this clearly illustrates is how the properties of calories go much further than creating energy and putting on the pounds; rather, they are instrumental in maintaining bone stability that helps to ward of osteoarthritis. Bibliography lists 14 sources.

  • Depression In Elderly Women

    15 pages in length. Depression is an equal opportunity offender that spares no one from its life-stealing symptoms; significantly more than just a blue mood, depression is one of the most prevalent mental health issues plaguing contemporary society. For some, escaping the grips of depression is all but impossible due to its genetic disposition; for others, environmental and/or psychosocial problems lend themselves to the onset and sometimes persistent state of depression. Elderly women are no exception and in fact are a large percentage of those afflicted with depression due to a number of causes associated with health, emotions and loss of independence. Bibliography lists 19 sources.

  • Breast Implants and Dow Corning

    In five pages silicone gel usage in breast implants are exmined within the context of Dow Corning. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Dangers of Breast Implants

    In ten pages the dangers of silicone and saline breast implants are compared and discussed. There are more than ten sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Arguing Against Breast Augmentation

    In five pages the argument is presented that the risks of breast implants are more dangerous than the benefits gained by undergoing such a procedure. Four bibliographic sources are cited.

  • California's Gold Rush and Women

    In fifteen pages this paper discusses the little known tales of California's gold rush as told by women. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Male Historians and the Challenges of Women's History

    In four pages history is examined from a feminist perspective in terms of the effects of women's history upon the findings of male historians as discussed in the essay 'Did Women Have a Renaissance, published in Becoming Visible Women in European History' by Joan Kelly Gadol. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • Successful Women's Soccer in the US

    In thirteen pages this paper discusses the 21st changes regarding soccer in the United States and the impact of the US Women's Soccer Team's World Cup success. Sixteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Abortion Yes No or Maybe

    This paper explores the three opinions surrounding the abortion controversy. Those that support a woman’s right to seek an abortion often clash with those that believe abortion is synonymous with murder. The third camp of opinion is comprised of those that feel some circumstances but not others justify abortion. There are five sources in this 5 page paper.

  • Argument Against Abortion

    A 5 page paper which argues against abortion. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Abortion: Two Opinions

    A 3 page paper which examines two opinions regarding abortion. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Homosexuality, Shifting Societal Views

    This essay draws on sources to describe the shift from viewing homosexuality as a criminal offense and a mental disorder to a more tolerant, enlightened societal view. Five pages in length, four sources are cited.

  • Eating Disorders in Women

    This 11 page paper examines eating disorders in women. The writer compares two common disorders, bulimia and anorexia nervosa, as well as their causes, treatment and prevention. The writer also provides case studies and statistics. There are 17 sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Essays and Poems on Barbie

    In a paper consisting of four pages five poems and essays with the subject of Barbie are presented and agreement with one is argued. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • How Beauty Pageants are Related to the Image of Women

    This essay that contains no outside sources examines the beauty pageant and its meaning in the world today. The idea that they demean women explored. Both sides of the issue are relayed in the context of this eight page paper.

  • Human Sexuality Theories

    In three pages human sexuality is defined and then various social, psychological, and evolutionary theories are applied to the topic. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Women And Depression

    7 pages in length. When the body/mind connection is placed in such a position of compromise as is the case during the natural occurrence of giving birth, there are times when the woman's emotional capacity during such tremendous hormonal change is compromised and she slips into postpartum depression. Unfortunately, the symptoms of insomnia, mood swings, fatigue and body weight changes are commonplace for women to experience after birth, which causes myriad women to go undiagnosed when they are in the throes of postpartum depression. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

  • Murder and Postpartum Depression

    In seven pages this paper argues that postpartum depression is not a justification for mothers murdering their babies. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Views on Abortion

    A 5 page essay that contrasts and compares 2 essays on abortion, Don Marquis's "Why Abortion Is Immoral" and Mary Anne Warren's "The Moral Significance of Birth." The writer outlines the parameters and main points of both essays and concludes that Warren offers the most realistic real-world view. No additional sources cited.

  • Vehicle Ads and Misogynistic Content

    In a paper of four pages, the writer looks at the use of misogynistic imagery in vehicle ads. Two recent ads are analyzed for their content. Paper uses one source.

  • Works of Saint Thomas Aquinas, Saint Augustine, and Saint Paul

    In three pages this paper examines issues of sex and love as they are discusses in these theological writings. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Pro and Con: Are Professional Women 'Opting Out" of Work by Choice?

    This essay gives a brief summary of both the pro and con arguments pertaining to the question: Are Professional Women 'Opting Out" of Work by Choice? The writer argues that the con side is correct. Six pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • Language that is Gender Biased

    This report examines the topic of language and gender bias in a variety of ways. Does bias prompt the language or vice versa? This in addition to other questions are answered in the scope of this well researched report.This six page paper has three sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Nursing Equality and How It Has Evolved

    In seven pages this paper discusses nursing roles, how they have changed, and the status of equality over the past century with professional associations, labor unions, and higher education among the topics covered. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Womens Rights 1865 till the Present

    This paper reviews the history of women's rights. Women fought diligently for the right to vote to the right to control their own reproduction to equal pay for equal work. There were several steps along the way. There are eight sources in this seven page paper.

  • Winning Women's Rights

    The right to vote is one of the most cherished of women's rights. With it comes other rights. There are three sources in this eight page paper.

  • Culture and Women in Slavenka Drakulic's Makeup and Other Crucial Questions and Maxine Hong Kingston's No Name Woman

    In six pages this essay compares and contrasts these literary works in terms of their representation of women and culture. There is no bibliography included.

  • Marilyn Monroe

    In eighteen pages Marilyn Monroe's tragic life and career as a movie star and Hollywood legend are examined. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Issue of Equality and Efforts to Achieve Equality

    6 pages and 9 sources. This paper relates the problem of achieving equality, based on the assertion that applying the concept of equality tends to ignore the true underlying reasons that inequality exists for both ethnic minorities and women. This paper considers what the fundamental meaning of equality is and how efforts to acehive it have exacerbated the problem of inequality.

  • Autobiographical Account of 'Math Anxiety'

    In five pages this research paper examines 'math anxiety' from the autobiographical perspective of the writer. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • US Sexuality and the Media

    In five pages this paper examines the media influence on sexuality and gender in a consideration of the movie The Contender and the case of Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • MEDIATION FOR DOMESTIC ABUSE

    Brief discussion why domestic abuse cases should circumvent an already-overburdened court system and be addressed through mediation. Five sources are cited in this three-page paper.

  • Leveling the Playing Field with Affirmative Action

    This paper broaches the question of whether Affirmative Action should be nullified. The contention is made that it is just as needed today as it was in our past. There is one source in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Global Woman and the Problems Faced by Migrant Female Workers

    This 3 page paper examines the book entitled Global Woman that is comprised of a number of articles on migrant women. Much of the discussion is on domestic workers. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Relationship Between Mother and Daughter in Warrior Woman by Maxine Hong Kingston

    In five pages the autobiography by Maxine Hong Kingston is examined in terms of the relationship between mother and daughter that is portrayed within and how the mother reinforces the 'warrior woman' in the daughter. No other sources are listed.

  • Is Maria Teresa Tula's Thinking Still Relevant?

    This 5 page paper discusses whether human rights abuses can be generalized over both the New World and the East. The writer explains that in her book Hear My Testimony, Maria Teresa Tula gave an account of the struggle for human rights in El Salvador, her native land. The purpose of the paper is to examine the struggle Tula described and see if it can be conflated with struggles elsewhere, and the writer argues that it cannot. Human rights abuses take similar forms everywhere, but the historical origins of such abuses are very different in the East and West. The writer concludes with an account of women's involvement in the struggle, which is relevant to oppression everywhere. There are 2 sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Plastic Surgery, Footbinding, and Violence Targeting Women

    In six pages this paper discusses plastic surgery and footbinding practice in this overview of violence directed towards women. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Sexuality During the 12th Century

    Women's roles and the sexuality of the twelfth century are discussed with references made to Women of the 12th Century volumes by Georges Duby and The Language of Sex by Johnn Baldwin. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Iris M. Young's Justice and the Politics of Difference and Susan M. Okin's Justice, Gender and the Family

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