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Gender Inequality Women’s location in most situations is not only different but also less privileged than or unequal to that of men Liberal feminism
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Liberal Feminism A feminist theory of inequality that argues that Women may claim equality with men on the basis of an essential human capacity for reasoned moral agency Gender inequality is the result of a patriarchal and sexist patterning of the division of labor Gender equality can be produced by transforming the division of labor through the repatterning of key institutions - law, work, family, education, and
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Unformatted text preview: media Declaration of Sentiments (1848) We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women [and women is added] are created equal; that they are endowed by their creator with certain inalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness; that to secure these rights governments are instituted [among men is omitted] , deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed. World Sex Ratios (2000) Proportion of Female Elected Officials Male/Female Labor Force Participation in the United States...
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2009 for the course SOC 101 taught by Professor Cornwell during the Spring '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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