Gender concepts handbook

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  • 70 Pages
  • 2.28 MB
  • English
Fountain Publishers Ltd. on behalf of Gender Mainstreaming Division, Office of the Academic Registrar, Makerere University , Kampala
StatementSsali N. Sarah, Ahikire Josephine and Madanda Aramanzan.
ContributionsAhikire, Josephine., Madanda, Aramanzani., Makerere University. Gender Mainstreaming Division.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 70 p. :
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Open LibraryOL22673329M
ISBN 139789970026074
LC Control Number2008347926

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2 The Sociology of Gender: Theoretical Perspectives and Feminist Frameworks research on gender issues now suggests that all social interactions, and the institu-tions in which the interactions occur, are gendered in some manner. Accounting for this gendering has reshaped the theoretical and empirical foundations of Size: 1MB.

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Gender equality means an equal visibility, empowerment and participation of both sexes in all spheres of public and private life. Gender equality is the opposite of gender inequality, not of gender difference, and aims to promote the full participation of women and men in society.

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