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Natalie FederDr. Margaret Butcher15, July 2015How Improving Women’s Opportunities Enhances SocietyFor many years society has always had the theory that men are superior to women. Men have always had better jobs, better pay rates, and have even been preferred over women for aborting pregnancies in some countries. “The high sex ratios at birth in some Asian countries can be attributed to sex selective abortion and infanticide due to strong preference for sons” (Jandt 250). Astonishingly enough, in some countries women do not have any rights or protection against violence. “Many countries have no laws on violence against women. In much of Latin America, the laws excuse the murder of a woman by her husband if she is caught in the act of adultery” (Jandt 250). Even when it comes to education, women have been considered illiterate. However, in more recent years, women’s rights have been expanding and women are becoming more empowered than ever. “There are more young women than men in

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