In the book Bananas again

In the book Bananas again - Beaches and Bases , pivoted...

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Jennifer Howell WST200 Final Friday May 7,2004 Essay #1 In the book Bananas, Beaches and Bases Cynthia Enloe makes the point that women are central actors in the international arena. With the help of examples from this book, I will describe her central approach and why it is important. I will describe in which ways women are included in the international arena and how differences of class and race shape women’s lives. Finally, I will discuss a particular example of women’s involvement in the international arena and how the situation might be improved from the perspective of the women. Essay #2 The International Arena, a vague, indefinite medium for myriad associations, communications and economics is, according to Cynthia Enloe, author of Bananas,
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Unformatted text preview: Beaches and Bases , pivoted around the modern woman. In her book, she asserts that the female presence is the dominating and crucial element in the cogs of the international machine. Enloe has etched a modern potential into the burgeoning female workforce; the notion that women, still unfortunately undercut by men, are actually the prominent, modern edge to international affairs. Womens lives today are much more in their control, yet are still shaped inordinately by their race and class; Enloe expediently dotes on particular examples of these discrepancies and their effect on the sex as a whole. She unveils the curtain on the true post-modern world and how radical change is right around the next metaphysical corner....
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