TITLE

The war against women

AUTHOR(S)
MacFarquhar, Emily; Seter, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/28/94, Vol. 116 Issue 12, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the first in a series of articles on how, in much of the world, political and economic `progress' has been dragging women backward. Burden of inequality which continues to exist; How collapse of communism has hurt women in unexpected ways; Muslim women feeling the heat from Islamic militants; Violence against women in South Africa; Poverty and illiteracy; Female infanticide; Areas to be addressed in forthcoming issues.
ACCESSION #
9403237616

 

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