• Gender Gap in Cyberspace
    “Gender Gap in Cyberspace” is written by Deborah Tannen, in 1994. She has written many books and articles on the differences in male and female communication styles. In the article “Gender Gap in Cyberspace” Tannen compares differences the way men and women approach new technologies. She...
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  • An Investigation of the Gender Gap of Boys' Underachieving in Literacy
    ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to investigate the gender gap, especially of boys’ underachievement in literacy, and discover if there are particular strategies that schools can implement in order to raise the attainment levels of boys. As the issue of the gender gap is so wide I sele...
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  • Gender Gap in Communication
    GENDER GAP IN COMMUNICATION Why is there a gender difference in communication? Well the reason is that those differences are due to the differences between men and women of course, but that they are also very dependent on the environment into which the conversation takes place. The gender gap was o...
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  • Experience and Internet News: the Real Reason for the Online New Reading Gender Gap
    Experience and Internet News: The Real Reason for the Online News Reading Gender Gap by Amy Schmitz Weiss, Master's Student Sharon Meraz, Master's Student Nilo Figur, Doctoral Student Paula M. Poindexter, Associate Professor School of Journalism University of Texas at Austin Austin, T...
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  • Gender Gap in College
    Affirmative Action for Boys By Nancy Gibbs Thursday, Apr. 03, 2008 inShare Send to Kindle ROB HOWARD / CORBIS RELATED Who Needs Harvard? Email Print Share Reprints Follow @TIME Back in olden days--in 1974, to be exact--Mr. T. Harding Jones of the Concerned Alumni of Princeton...
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  • Inequalities as Portrayed in the Media: a Gender Analysis
    Inequalities as Portrayed in the Media: A Gender Analysis Media plays a big role in conventional Canadian society. It is becoming more and more influential and a bigger part of everyone’s daily lives. Since the invention and spread of the use of the printing press in the mid fifteen-hundreds, s...
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  • Gender Bias in Organizations
    Introduction In this paper I review the literature on impression Management to determine if there are substantial gender differences in the employment of impression management tactics in organizational contexts. Based on a social roles theory perspective (Eagly, 1987), examines use of impression ma...
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  • Gender Barriers in Sports
    Gender Barriers in Sports It is clear there are strides being taken towards equality in women’s sports, from Billy Jean King beating Bobby Rigs in the “Battle of the Sexes” to the policy known as Title IX. Every day we as a society make attempts to close the gap between genders. We know...
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  • Gender: Modern Liberal Perspective
    Gender as a topic in political economy is seriously lacking. The role women play during different times in the society they belong to seem to be a topic that is rarely touched upon in works that we have read from many of the economists throughout history. Yet, women, and the general topic of gender,...
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  • Article on Gender Classification
    GENDER-BASED AFFIRMATIVE ACTION AND REVERSE GENDER BIAS: BEYOND GRATZ, PARENTS INVOLVED, AND RICCI ROSALIE BERGER LEVINSON* I. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . II. History Behind the Affirmative Action Race/Gender Anomaly . . . ....
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  • Synopsis of How Childrens Attitudes Are Affected by Gender Related Advertising
    Synopsis of How Children’s Attitudes Towards Ads and Brands Are Affected by Gender-Related Content in Advertising Amanda Duarte August 24, 2010 Res/341 The purpose of the research in the article, How Are Children’s Attitudes Towards Ads and Brands Affected by Gender-Related Content In Adve...
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  • Pakistan Gender Compendium
    COMPENDIUM ON GENDER STATISTICS OF PAKISTAN 2009 FEDERAL BUREAU OF STATISTICS STATISTICS DIVISION GOVERNMENT OF PAKISTAN ISLAMABAD MARCH, 2010 FOREWORD Gender perspective is imperative to formulating and enforcing a holistic, inclusive and non-discriminatory regime of policies. As an...
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  • Gender Studies
    Universiteit van Amsterdam Faculty of Economics (Department Quantitative Economics) Exam Statistics 1 14 July 2005 Time: 9.30 - 11.30 hours Results and availability The results will be announced no later than 22 July 2005; they will be posted on the Blackboard as soon as possible. Exam scripts...
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  • Gender Disparities in African Education Post-Civil War
    Gender Disparities in African Education Post-Civil War HIS204: American History Since 1865 November 21, 2011 Disparities in African American Post-Civil War After the American civil war in 1865 President Abraham Lincoln gave a proclamation which marked the freedom of slaves and brought to an e...
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  • Sex & Gender
    Lecture 5 – Sex and Gender Click to edit Master subtitle style Understanding Society Alphia PossamaiInesedy Overview Introduction Gender and society Sex and Gender Biology or culture? Gender Socialisation Masculine and feminine identity Patriarchy Gender and Work – Other areas of Inequa...
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  • Sociology of Gender
    Chapter 6 The modern family – What is the modern family? * Modern family is a nuclear family and a traditional family * The father is the breadwinner * The mother is a stay at home wife * And children are at home also * More intimate relationship between husbands and wives...
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  • Gender Differences in Communication Between Members of the Same-Sex and Cross-Sex on Facebook and in Text Messages
    Gender Differences in Communication Between Members of the Same-Sex and Cross-Sex on Facebook and in Text Messages Abstract Studies on male and female written communication have previously been performed but all lack specific differences in conversations men and women have with the same and oppo...
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  • Status Gender
    (글꼴 40. bold) Language is a living thing, and it is always changing shapes suitable to its surroundings. I believe change is evidence to show its power to live. Form changing should be allowed if its new form could explain the situation better than before. As a living thing, language can...
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  • Gender Notes
    REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH (RH) INTRODUCTION: In Sept 1994, Nigeria participated in International Conference Population and Development (ICPD) held in Cairo, Egypt which marked the beginning of paradigm shift from Maternal and Child Health (MCH) and Family Planning (FP) to Reproductive Health (RH)...
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  • Gender Discrimination
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 83 (2012) 59–65 Contents lists available at ScienceDirect Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization journal homepage: www.elsevier.com/locate/jebo Gender differences in risk attitudes: Field experiments on the matrilineal Mosuo and the patria...
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