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Women and Unpaid Work
A look at the challenges faced by women in the workforce.
# 137058 | 1,250 words | 0 sources | MLA | 2008 | US


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The paper discusses how the status of women in society has significantly changed in the past hundred years from that of the quiet housekeeper whose labor remained in the shadows, generally overlooked and depreciated by the rest of the society, to the one of a member of the work force. The paper asserts that this change is particularly evident in the industrialized countries of Northern America and Europe. However, the paper points out that despite all these changes, women in the workforce still face many challenges that men do not.

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"The status of women in the society has significantly changed in the past hundred years. The role of women changed from that of the quiet housekeeper whose labor remained in the shadows, generally overlooked and depreciated by the rest of the society to the one of a member of the work force. This change is particularly evident in the industrialized countries of Northern America and Europe. However, despite all these changes the women in the workforce still face many challenges that men do not face. These are present in more subtle ways today than before, but they nonetheless represent a major social issue. The root of the problem is in the society..."

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