The Penguin Atlas of Women in the World

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Penguin Books, 2003 - Reference - 128 pages
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In this revision of her ground-breaking atlas, Joni Seager draws on a vast amount of new global data to explore the key issues facing women today: equality, motherhood, feminism, beauty, culture, women at work, women in the global economy, changing households, domestic violence, time budgets, children, lesbian rights, women in government, and more.

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User Review  - CareBear36 - LibraryThing

A very interesting book. It is packed with information, which is presented in colorful graphs and charts, making the information easier to process. The book focuses on women around the world ... Read full review

Goldmine of well presented information

User Review  - practicalprof -

This book has become a standard in many courses dealing with women internationally. Written by a premier feminist geographer the data is first rate and the comparative visuals are wonderful. Small and ... Read full review


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Joni Seager teaches geography and women's studies at the University of Vermont.

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