The Penguin Atlas of Women in the World
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The Penguin Atlas of Women in the World : Fourth Edition

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The most up-to-date global perspective on how women are living today across continents and cultures In this completely revised and updated fourth edition of her groundbreaking atlas, Joni Seager provides comprehensive and accessible analysis of up-to-the-minute global data on the key issues facing women today: equality, motherhood, feminism, the culture of beauty, women at work, women in the global economy, changing households, domestic violence, lesbian rights, women in government, and more. The result is an invaluable resource on the status of women around the world today.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 191 x 245 x 9mm | 372g
  • The Penguin Press
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised, Updated ed.
  • Frontispiece; Maps; Illustrations, color; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0143114514
  • 9780143114512
  • 392,219

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Innovative . . . A wealth of fascinating information.
"The Washington Post"
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About Joni Seager

Joni Seager is an activist and scholar of feminist geography, gender and the environment, and global environmental policy. She is professor and former chair of the Global Studies Department at Bentley University in Boston, Massachusetts, and was dean of the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University in Toronto, Canada. She has consulted on several global gender and environmental policies with UNESCO and the United Nations Environment Programme. Her publications include The State of Women in the World Atlas, The Real State of America Atlas, and Carson's Silent Spring.
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