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6 Ways That Studying Women In World History Shapes The Way You Think About Diversity In The Fight For Equality

We have always been told that women have been stereotyped into being passive wives that only cook, clean while also raising the 7 kids that they have and that only a small amount have fought for more power in the world. They actually did much more than that, even those who weren't actively fighting for their freedom. In every article, we have read and discussed it talks about women of all cultures and social classes fighting in some way for their freedom. We often overlook how many and the wide variety of women involved in the hope for equal rights.

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1. The Slave's Autobiography

Her Contribution to the Cause

(module 3) This picture is family photograph taken for the purpose to capture a family memory even during the 1700's. The African American girl in this pictured is the figure who is know well know as Mary Prince was only a household slave at this time. Her job was to take care of this child that was placed upon, who would one day be a person in society. Starting from this low standpoint of social classes and someone coming from a race commonly discriminated against. People such as Mary Prince who was only a house hold were never destined to be a great women in the fight for women's fight for equality that one would be expect. But those who were proactive in gaining freedom weren't always put in the spot light. Starting with this individual gives a very low but surprising baseline as to where these hardworking women come from. Mary may have not led riots or sit in's but her written life is enough hard work to be a considered a fight for women's equality. Even a slaves writing about her low-class life can change how people view women's rights and even human's rights (Jenn Williamson, Mary Prince Summary, 1). put in blue

2. Women's first break through to moving up the working ladder. / Via

(module 4) This picture doesn't only symbolize women a tedious task being done in a over crowded factory it also is showing women doing work for the first time outside of the home. In Britain the textile Miles were what were the women were the most Valued to work in. The textile industry is what Japan relied upon of next Centru with 80% of the factory textile workers being women. The European male supervisors earned 300 to 600 times what an average Japanese girl worker did. These Women may have been extremely underpaid while being in inhuman working conditions but they are showing their power by not always being glued to their home as they have been stereotyped to be. Typically these women are those were white women who belonged to lower to middle-class families and eventually lower class women began to work in these factories as me. Usually only expected to marry well and keep a decent household these women are working hard to move up in the work world one step at a time. Even with these brutal and abusive working conditions these women endured pain in another step for more working freedom. (Industrialization as women's work,p.115-16.) put in orange

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