Com 391 Reading Questions for Douglas Article

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Com 391 Reading Questions for Douglas Article What were the top five jobs for women in 1999 and in 2007 1999: in order, secretaries, retail and personal sales workers (including cashiers), managers and administrators, elementary school teachers, and registered nurses 2007: top jobs were, still, secretaries in first place, followed by registered nurses, elementary and middle school teachers, cashiers, and retail salespersons How have the media come to overrepresent women since the early 1990s? What are some examples? Overrepresent women as having made it—completely—in the professions, as having gained sexual equality with men, and having achieved a level of financial success and comfort enjoyed primarily by Tiffany's-encrusted doyennes of Laguna Beach. Ex: Xena, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Legally Blonde, The Closer What was the national median income of women in 2008 and how did it compare to men's $36,000 a year, which was 23% less than men How does she describe “embedded feminism?” the way in which women's achievements, or their desire for achievement, are simply part of
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