No doubt about it. In short: Female empowerment is critical to the global economy. But this is not a plea for more robust diversity policies in hiring and promotion. As the global economy evolves, companies that continue to ignore what women bring to the workplace do so at their own peril.
Ignore at your own peril: Women are the future of the economy
The woman peril is at the door – People's World
David Bruce 20 Sep The rape and murder of University of Cape Town student Uyinene Mrwetyana has resulted in renewed calls to urgently address violence against women. Patterns of violence affecting women and men are quite different. Men constitute a large proportion of victims of homicide and other types of violence where weapons are used to inflict serious injury. Women and teenage girls are the overwhelming majority of victims of sexual violence.
“The Hatpin Peril” Terrorized Men Who Couldn’t Handle the 20th-Century Woman
Include Synonyms Include Dead terms. Peer reviewed Direct link. American Educational History Journal , v35 n1 p The last few decades in America were marked with perceptible changes in educational and occupational opportunities for women, particularly with the passage of Title IX and a growing consensus towards more egalitarian values in our culture. A pro-male backlash, or recuperative masculinity, emerged in more recent years as an outgrowth of feminist progress.
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