Invisible Women

Written By Angela Devlin
Invisible Women
  • Publsiher : Waterside Press
  • Release : 18 May 1998
  • ISBN : 1872870597
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Invisible Women written by Angela Devlin which was release on 18 May 1998, this book published by Waterside Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: In a book that is accessible to general readers and professionals alike, Angela Devlin has vividly recreated the realities of prison life for women at the end of the twentieth century. She describes the cavalier way in which women can be treated; the lack of provision for many basic needs; the over crowding; the liberal use of medication as a means of control; the violence which stems from drug misuse; the plight of black and ethnic minority women and foreign nationals; and the self-mutilation and suicide attempts of women in desperate need of help. Invisible Women 'lifts the lid' on women's prisons. It is a book that will shock as well as inform.

Invisible Women

Invisible Women
  • Author : Angela Devlin
  • Publisher : Waterside Press
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : In a book that is accessible to general readers and professionals alike, Angela Devlin has vividly recreated the realities of prison life for women at the end of the twentieth century. She describes the cavalier way in which women can be treated; the lack of provision for many basic needs; ...

Invisible Women

Invisible Women
  • Author : Sarah Long
  • Publisher : Bonnier Publishing Fiction Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2017-04-20
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : 'I was hooked from the start on this emotionally intelligent read' Daily Mail Isn't it about time we talked about YOU? Sandra has a naughty secret. Harriet has been ditched with her ailing mother-in-law one time too many. Tessa is desperate for distraction after her youngest flies the nest for ...

INVISIBLE WOMEN

INVISIBLE WOMEN
  • Author : Maria Alex Lopez
  • Publisher : Palibrio
  • Release Date : 2013-09-26
  • Total pages : 190
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : This book is based on a phenomenological study on undocumented Mexican immigrant mothers of high school students who have lived in the U.S. for at least five years and received social services. Most of these mothers have emigrated from rural areas of the central and southern Mexican States of ...

Calling Invisible Women

Calling Invisible Women
  • Author : Jeanne Ray
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2012-05-22
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : A delightfully funny novel packing a clever punch, from the author of the New York Times bestselling Julie and Romeo A mom in her early fifties, Clover knows she no longer turns heads the way she used to, and she's only really missed when dinner isn't on the table on ...

In the Land of Invisible Women

In the Land of Invisible Women
  • Author : Qanta Ahmed,
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2008-09-01
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : "In this stunningly written book, a Western trained Muslim doctor brings alive what it means for a woman to live in the Saudi Kingdom. I've rarely experienced so vividly the shunning and shaming, racism and anti-Semitism, but the surprise is how Dr. Ahmed also finds tenderness at the tattered edges ...

Of Lovely Tyrants and Invisible Women

Of Lovely Tyrants and Invisible Women
  • Author : Emma Domínguez-Rué
  • Publisher : Logos Verlag Berlin GmbH
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : This book examines images of female illness and invalidism as a metaphor of women's position of invisibility in Victorian and fin-de-siecle America, which pervade the fiction of the Virginia writer Ellen Glasgow (Richmond, 1873-1945). The study contends that the author explores the Victorian cult of invalidism to reveal the mechanisms ...

Invisible Woman

Invisible Woman
  • Author : Jagdish D. Kulkarni
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2010-04-28
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : Invisible Woman I to I: Invisibility to Invincibility A woman is not an object of study but a subject of realization. Invisible Woman is the heartbeat of Jay's Legacy, a Not For Profit Organization I have established in my late wife's honor. This book is about the Power of Woman. ...

The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman
  • Author : Helen Walmsley-Johnson
  • Publisher : Icon Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2015-06-04
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : ‘Stylish and wittily written ... a brilliant read that should encourage us all to challenge the cult of youth, and learn to love ourselves a little more along the way.’ My Weekly There’s nothing middle-of-the-road about middle age. From coping with bodies that are ‘heading south’ to rampant ageism in ...

Invisible Women

Invisible Women
  • Author : Caroline Criado Perez
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2019-03-07
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : *THE SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER* 'HELL YES. This is one of those books that has the potential to change things - a monumental piece of research' Caitlin Moran Imagine a world where... · Your phone is too big for your hand · Your doctor prescribes a drug that is wrong for ...

Invisible Women

Invisible Women
  • Author : Caroline Criado Perez
  • Publisher : Abrams Press
  • Release Date : 2019-03-12
  • Total pages : 432
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Summary : Data is fundamental to the modern world. From economic development, to healthcare, to education and public policy, we rely on numbers to allocate resources and make crucial decisions. But because so much data fails to take into account gender, because it treats men as the default and women as atypical, ...

Invisible Women

Invisible Women
  • Author : Margaret C. Harrell
  • Publisher : Rand Corporation
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 116
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Summary : Military manpower policy is often crafted by policymakers without an in-depth understanding of the life experiences and views of junior enlisted personnel. It is plausible to expect that some policymakers attribute the attitudes and experiences of these young soldiers to such features as youth or lack of an advanced education ...

The Education Feminism Reader

The Education Feminism Reader
  • Author : Lynda Stone,Gail Masuchika Boldt
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 380
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Summary : This anthology includes some of the most important and influential essays in feminist education theory since the late 70s. Contributors are drawn from traditional liberal feminists, radical postmodern theorists, and those with psychological, philosophical and political agendas....

Las Mujeres Invisibles invisible Women

Las Mujeres Invisibles invisible Women
  • Author : Sharon Ann Navarro
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 265
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Attending to Women in Early Modern England

Attending to Women in Early Modern England
  • Author : Betty Travitsky,Adele F. Seeff,Susan Amussen
  • Publisher : University of Delaware Press
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : "This volume contains the edited proceedings from the 1990 symposium "Attending to Women in Early Modern England," which was sponsored by the Center for Renaissance and Baroque Studies and the University of Maryland at College Park. Edited by Betty S. Travitsky and Adele F. Seeff in collaboration with a national committee ...

Invisible

Invisible
  • Author : Philip Ball
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-08
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 1872870597
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Summary : Science is said to be on the verge of achieving the ancient dream of making objects invisible. Invisible is a biography of an idea, tied to the history of science over thelongue durée. Taking in Plato to today's science, Ball shows us that the stories we have told about ...