Running head; FEMINIST MOVEMENTS AND SOCIOLOGY THEORIES 1 Feminist Movements and sociology theories Author’s Name Institution Affiliation Date of Submission
FEMINIST MOVEMENTS AND SOCIOLOGY THEORIES 2 Feminist Movements and sociology theories Women movement or what other scholars refer to as feminist movement is simply a series of political rallies or campaigns that aim at addressing some issues that are affecting women such reproductive rights, maternity leave in the workplace, equal pay or the sexual harassment and sexual violence that women are facing in their day to day activities. The priority of the women movement varies from countries to countries or from states t states depending on some of the issues that women are facing (Baksh & Harcourt, 2015). Therefore, feminism movement is liberation movements that are trying to liberate women from their oppressors. The reason behind this movement is to try and to bring gender equality in their locality. The most form of movement that a person can be able to talk about is the feminist movement. The movement is trying to liberate women from their oppressors through forming acts that are going to be used against the women oppressors. The movement also tries to cover some of the important parts that are affecting the normal woman in general through addressing some universal issues such as women being harassed sexually by their male counter parts. They are also trying to fix the problem that the women face while they are approaching the delivery periods through the creation of acts that will enable such a woman who is expectant to be given some time to go and deliver. Previously, women were afraid of giving birth while they are employed due to losing their jobs. The movement is beneficial in empowering women (Baksh & Harcourt, 2015). I do not know much about the women movement, but I know for sure that the movement is trying to liberate women from their oppressors (Baksh & Harcourt, 2015). They are trying to
FEMINIST MOVEMENTS AND SOCIOLOGY THEORIES 3 empower women through the creation of women awareness to women who do not know their rights. The movement should be supported at all costs.
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