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The Resource The war on women : and the brave ones who fight back, Sue Lloyd-Roberts

The war on women : and the brave ones who fight back, Sue Lloyd-Roberts

Label
The war on women : and the brave ones who fight back
Title
The war on women
Title remainder
and the brave ones who fight back
Statement of responsibility
Sue Lloyd-Roberts
Title variation
War on women
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a breath-taking and visceral narrative, interweaving the real-life experiences of the heroines combating gross inequality. It is an examination of how women are treated across the globe: from the pay gap in the UK and the laundries in Ireland, to gender discrimination in Saudi Arabia and female genital mutilation in Africa. In a world where the issues facing women are so disparate, we're facing a war of varying extremities and this has created a breakdown in the feminist discourse. But through her extraordinary and unique experiences, Lloyd-Roberts starts to build a bigger picture with a pervasive perspective
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NJB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lloyd-Roberts, Sue
Dewey number
305.42
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lloyd-Roberts, Sue
  • Sexism
  • Women
  • Feminism
  • Women
  • Sex discrimination
  • Women's rights
  • Sex discrimination against women
  • Equality
  • Women
Target audience
adult
Label
The war on women : and the brave ones who fight back, Sue Lloyd-Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Cruellest Cut: Female Genital Mutilation -- 2.The Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo: Women in Argentina's Dirty Wars -- 3.Ireland's Fallen Women: A Story of Religious Persecution -- 4.Saudi Arabia: The World's Largest Women's Prison -- 5.Egypt: What Made Her Go There? -- 6.From Russia with Love: Sex Trafficking -- 7.Boys Will Be Boys: Where There Are UN Peacekeepers There Are Traffickers -- 8.Forced Marriage: From Kashmir to Bradford -- 9.Honour Killings: Murder to Preserve Honour -- 10.India: The Worst Place on Earth to Be Born a Woman -- 11.Rape as a Weapon of War: Bosnia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo -- 12.Sex Inequality in the UK: The Pay Gap
Control code
000058566020
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 308 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781471153914
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)957580092
Label
The war on women : and the brave ones who fight back, Sue Lloyd-Roberts
Publication
Copyright
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Cruellest Cut: Female Genital Mutilation -- 2.The Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo: Women in Argentina's Dirty Wars -- 3.Ireland's Fallen Women: A Story of Religious Persecution -- 4.Saudi Arabia: The World's Largest Women's Prison -- 5.Egypt: What Made Her Go There? -- 6.From Russia with Love: Sex Trafficking -- 7.Boys Will Be Boys: Where There Are UN Peacekeepers There Are Traffickers -- 8.Forced Marriage: From Kashmir to Bradford -- 9.Honour Killings: Murder to Preserve Honour -- 10.India: The Worst Place on Earth to Be Born a Woman -- 11.Rape as a Weapon of War: Bosnia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo -- 12.Sex Inequality in the UK: The Pay Gap
Control code
000058566020
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 308 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781471153914
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)957580092

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