Gender Differences Between Aboriginal And Euro-Western Cultures

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Aboriginal women have rejected and still reject feminism for various reasons. First, they believe patriarchy is not universal and there are fundamental differences between Aboriginal and Euro-western cultures when the topic of gender relations arises. Many Aboriginal women claim that in the Aboriginal culture, they do not have a history of unequal gender relations. In fact, it has been said that Aboriginal women occupy positions of authority, autonomy, and high status in their community. Second, Aboriginal scholars contest that gender inequality isn’t the issue they’re trying to make their top priority in solving. The believe they have greater issues such as racism, oppression, discrimination and violence which they would rather solve. St.

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