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UW Professor Publishes New Academic Book on Visual Culture of Women’s Activism – University of Wyoming News

UW Professor Publishes New Academic Book on Visual Culture of Women's Activism
University of Wyoming News
That or it was torn to bits and stuffed into the gates of the other women's college on campus, Denney says. Fear, contempt for competition and a real lack of understanding of women's intellectual capabilities fueled the young male students' actions

Why classic stories of women masquerading as men for freedom and fortune damage transgender understanding today. – Slate Magazine

Why classic stories of women masquerading as men for freedom and fortune damage transgender understanding today.
Slate Magazine
Though these novels and memoirs are no longer commonly read, they nonetheless still contribute to our understanding of what it means for a woman to pass as a man. These narratives still shape our expectations of how such a story should go, informing

As more women turn to genetic testing for breast cancer, understanding risk is key – Washington Post


Washington Post

As more women turn to genetic testing for breast cancer, understanding risk is key
Washington Post
The Food and Drug Administration not long ago announced its authorization that permits genetics testing company 23andMe to market a test for gene mutations associated with risk of breast and ovarian cancer. In response, 23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki …
Is 23andMe's Test For Breast Cancer Gene Mutation Good For Jewish Women?Forward

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Readers write: Understanding thinking in Taiwan, both sides of the issue, women pursuing professions – Christian Science Monitor


Christian Science Monitor

Readers write: Understanding thinking in Taiwan, both sides of the issue, women pursuing professions
Christian Science Monitor
Thank you for the insightful March 26 Monitor Daily article “For women in science, busting barriers is just part of the job,” about the recognition of women's credibility in the field of science. As a former real estate agent with a parent, a daughter

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This book helps us understand women’s participation in the Egyptian uprising – Washington Post


Washington Post

This book helps us understand women's participation in the Egyptian uprising
Washington Post
Welcome to the first week of the 2018 African Politics Summer Reading Spectacular. We begin the series with “Women and the Egyptian Revolution: Engagement and Activism during the 2011 Arab Uprisings,” by Rutgers University-Newark assistant professor …

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