- Mud, sweat and beers! Mackenzie, Natalie Gingerich // Self;Oct2012, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p88
The article offers comments from American women including Mary F. Anderson of Oregon, Sarah Hill of Georgia and Julia Gozzo of California on their experiences joining mud runs.
- Editors Note. A/Magied, Ahmed M. // Ahfad Journal;Jun2008, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p1
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including papers on the situation of Sudanese women in the food and beverages business and the factors that affect women's access to markets in Kassala State.
- Czech women in transition. Ferber, Marianne A. // Monthly Labor Review;Nov94, Vol. 117 Issue 11, p32
Examines the changing status of Czech women in the work force since 1918. Pre-World War II conditions; Women's roles under communism; The Movement for the Equal Status of Women in Bohemia and Moravia; Maternity allowances; Cuts in subsidies to day care for children; The high labor force...
- Bulgaria's Labor Perpetually in Crisis. Feffer, John // Foreign Policy in Focus;4/3/2013, p2
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of working on reforms for women and the workplace in Bulgaria.
- Women at work. Sanyal, Smita Barooah // New Internationalist;Mar2010, Issue 430, p34
Several photographs of women around the world working are presented that highlights photography work and style of the author.
- Status of Women. // Saudi Arabia Country Review;2013, p158
The article focuses on the status of women in Saudi Arabia which is said to improve in the areas of employment and education, however women have limited employment opportunities, with limited areas or subjects to be studied, and on their sufferings of domestic and spousal abuse.
- A Low Blow for the Working Girl. E. M. H. // American Heritage;Apr1967, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p98
The article focuses on the conditions of the working women in the U.S. When George S. Boutwell became Secretary of the U.S. Department of Treasury in 1869, there was a need for financial reform in the nation. To decrease the figure of national debt, he planned to cut down expenses. He started...
- Changes in the Status of Women and the Demographic Development of the Family. Volkov, A.G. // Problems of Economics;Sep/Oct/Nov81, Vol. 24 Issue 5/6/7, p218
Analyzes the effects of changes in the social status of women on the demographic development of the family in the Soviet Union. Enhancement of the status of women with higher education and involvement in professional activities; Transformation of the needs of women in terms of family and...
- To be young and pretty in Moscow. Pope, Victoria // U.S. News & World Report;3/28/94, Vol. 116 Issue 12, p56
Discusses the minimal career opportunities for women in Russia. Competitive entry-level jobs that often have strings attached; Business etiquette which calls for secretaries to act as lures or serve as concubines; Condemnation of such practices by Russia's small community of women's rights...