The Multimedia Encyclopedia of Women in Today's World

The Multimedia Encyclopedia of Women in Today's World
Author : Mary Zeiss Stange
Publisher : SAGE Publications
Total Pages : 1258
Release : 2013-01-09
ISBN 10 : 9781452270685
ISBN 13 : 1452270686
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

This e-only volume expands and updates the original 4-volume Encyclopedia of Women in Today's World (2011), offering a wide range of new entries and new multimedia content. The entries reflect such developments as the Arab Spring that brought women's issues in the Islamic world into sharp relief, the domination of female athletes among medal winners at the London 2012 Olympics, nine more women joining the ranks of democratically elected heads of state, and much more. The 475 articles in this e-only update (accompanied by photos and video clips) supplement the themes established in the original edition, providing a vibrant collection of entries dealing with contemporary women's issues around the world.

The Multimedia Encyclopedia of Women in Today's World
Language: en
Pages: 1258
Authors: Mary Zeiss Stange
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-09 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

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Pages: 770
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Pages: 192
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-15 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Language: en
Pages: 112
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Pages: 349
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Language: en
Pages: 812
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