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6 edition of Women at the Gates found in the catalog.

Women at the Gates

Gender and Industry in Stalin"s Russia

by Wendy Z. Goldman

  • 397 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Industrialization,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Women,
  • Sociology,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • Russia,
  • Social conditions,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • Women--Employment--Soviet Union--History,
  • History,
  • Employment,
  • Soviet Union

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7753800M
    ISBN 100521785537
    ISBN 109780521785532

    But when other people help women move forward with their voice and their full decision-making authority, those are moments of lift. Most Read Life Stories. I believe that this is the moment. They meet at the twice-annual Carnival, the only event in Women's Country where warriors and women can mix freely and during which time boys who have not yet chosen to become warriors can visit their families. She turns her lens inward, as well, looking at her own family.

    Or it takes a man to speak up on her behalf or to open his power network to her. How she felt alone in their marriage after the birth of their first child, Jenn. Second, the book is full of case studies on people that Gates has met through her work co-chairing the Gates Foundation, which battles poverty throughout the world. Women are also given hysterectomies and tubal ligations at the discretion of the medical officers. To that end, the Gates Foundation has gotten better about including women in things like seed distribution programs after realizing that they not only often farm different crops than men, but think more practically about yields.

    And she provides simple and effective ways each one of us can make a difference. But when other people help women move forward with their voice and their full decision-making authority, those are moments of lift. At the meeting Dawid formally renounces his mother and chooses to become a full-fledged warrior. Upon her return to Women's Country, she finally learns the secrets of the Women's Country Council and the choices they have made to preserve their way of life. Because these are the best jobs in society.


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