Women in Brazil

Women in Brazil: Selected full-text books and articles

The Female Face in Patriarchy: Oppression as Culture By Frances B. O'Connor; Becky S. Drury Michigan State University Press, 1999
Librarian's tip: Part II "The Faces of Brazilian Women"
The Challenge of Local Feminisms: Women's Movements in Global Perspective By Amrita Basu; C. Elizabeth McGrory Westview Press, 1995
Librarian's tip: Chap. 12 "Brazil: Brazilian Feminism and Women's Movements: A Two-Way Street"
The Women's Movement in Latin America: Participation and Democracy By Jane S. Jaquette Westview Press, 1994 (2nd edition)
Librarian's tip: Chap. 2 "The (Trans)formation of Feminism"
Policy as Practice: Toward a Comparative Sociocultural Analysis of Educational Policy By Margaret Sutton; Bradley A.U. Levinson Ablex, 2001
Librarian's tip: Chap. 8 "Health Education Policies and Poor Women in Brazil: Identifying Myths That Undermine Empowerment"
Globalizing Education for Work: Comparative Perspectives on Gender and the New Economy By Richard D. Lakes; Patricia A. Carter Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2004
Librarian's tip: Chap. 4 "Defying the Grip of Globalization: Brazilian Women's Employment and Education for Work"
Electoral Systems in Comparative Perspective: Their Impact on Women and Minorities By Wilma Rule; Joseph F. Zimmerman; Bernard K. Johnpoll Greenwood Press, 1994
Librarian's tip: Chap. 18 "Women and Politics in Brazil: Legislative Elections"
The Fertility Transition in Latin America By José Miguel Guzmán; Susheela Singh; Germán Rodríguez; Edith A. Pantelides Clarendon Press, 1996
Librarian's tip: Chap. 21 "The Fertility Transition in Brazil: Causes and Consequences"
Sport and Women: Social Issues in International Perspective By Ilse Hartmann-Tews; Gertrud Pfister Routledge, 2003
Librarian's tip: Chap. 12 "Brazilian Women and Girls in Physical Activities and Sport"
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