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In pursuit of equality

In pursuit of equality

a national agenda for action : policy papers.

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Published by Central Office of Information for the Women"s National Commission in [London] .
Written in English


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ContributionsEqual Opportunities Commission for Northern Ireland., Great Britain. Women"s national Commission., Great Britain. Equal Opportunities Commission.
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Open LibraryOL16830232M

A timely review of America’s pursuit of equality and pragmatic solutions to better achieve it. Tsai (Law/American Univ.; America’s Forgotten Constitutions: Defiant Visions of Power and Community, , etc.) argues that to overcome injustice and inequality, we must be open to “second-best solutions” and “workable alternatives” as a matter of constitutional duty to seek common ground.   WOMEN AND POLITICS examines the pursuit of gender equality from two viewpoints: the legal equality doctrine, which emphasizes gender neutrality, and the fairness doctrine, which recognizes differences between men and women. The text's in-depth analysis and clear presentation of theory and Price: $

Pursuit of Equality is a American documentary film directed by Geoff Callan and Mike Shaw, about the struggle of same-sex couples for marriage equality in the United States. Its focus is mostly on the same-sex marriages performed in San Francisco from February 12 to Ma A major fundraising event for Equality California was also inspired by, and named after, the ng: Gavin Newsom, George W. Bush, Rosie O'Donnell. CHAPTER 1. TWO PATHS TO EQUALITY 1 Politics and Women's Pursuit of Equality 4 Defining Women's Politics 5 Distinguishing Sex from Gender 7 The First Path: The Legal Equality Doctrine 8 Roots of Women's Claims to Legal Equality 9 Patriarchy and Limits to Legal Equality 10 The Second Path: The Fairness Doctrine 14 Separate Spheres Ideology

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more.5/5(2). Applying psychological as well as historical analysis, he addresses the meaning of equality for Americans of different occupational class, ethnicity, religion, and gender. While J.R. Pole draws on many fields--religion, law, intellectual history, economics-- The Pursuit of Equality in American History is best described as an /5(3).

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In Pursuit of Equity is a fine work, with an important and nuanced argument, the kind of book that forces one to rethink assumptions about gender, politics, citizenship, and the struggle for social justice."--Miriam Cohen, Evalyn Clark Professor of History, Vassar College, Business History Review.

The Pursuit of Racial and Ethnic Equality in American Public Schools focuses on the landmark Brown decision, the federal Civil Rights Act, and the subsequent decades of struggle for equality of opportunity.

Several significant themes emerge from this extraordinary, cross-disciplinary book: the contributors largely lament the rejection of metropolitan desegregation remedies, insightfully analyze the lowering Price: $ In this book an interdisciplinary and international group of scholars makes a compelling case for better international equity indicators in education.

A conceptual framework for a system of comparable indicators is proposed and a spectrum of findings and perspectives presented. In Pursuit of Equality in Higher Education by Anne S. Pruitt (Editor), Yvonne R. Abatso (Contribution by), Walter R. Allen Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Education (Contribution by), James E.

Blackwell (Contribution by), Jomills H. Braddock II Pages: Book Description. Women and Politics is a comprehensive examination of women's use of politics in pursuit of gender equality. How can demands for gender equality be reconciled with sex differences.

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Overall, progress has been slow and there is a strong need for further policy action to close gender gaps in. An Uphill Battle. Gender inequalities persist in all areas of social and economic life and across countries.

Young women in OECD countries generally obtain more years of schooling than young men, but women are less likely than men to engage in paid work. “ Women and Politics: The Pursuit of Equality is unlike any textbook I've used in my classes.

It's chock-full of the latest research but is engaging and easy-to-read. It's full of information that surprises and engrosses my students.” —Michelle Brophy-Baermann, Rhode Island : Westview Press. A History of Blacks in Kentucky: In pursuit of equality, " Published by the Kentucky Historical Society & Distributed by the University Press of Kentucky This is the second part of a two-volume study which covers the entire spectrum of the black experience in Kentucky from earliest exploration and settlement to   The Hardcover of the The Pursuit of Equality in American History by J.

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