Females were also hated because after they were married they will be given to the husband's family which makes the females parents feel that they just raised a daughter for the husband's family. The stereotypes in the society caused many death of baby girls, according to a researcher, 5 per cent infanticide are girls and 2.5 per cent are boys. Killing of innocent babies are the results of the limit to childbirth, nevertheless, infanticide of babies can lead to enormous problem, such as gender
Lucy Westenra presents a rejection to motherhood when she eats the body of a child and throws it away. ‘the new woman represented a threat not only to the social order, but also to the natural order.’-101 ‘the child that she had clutched strenuously to her breast’ p.188 ‘scientific research defined a woman entirely in terms of body, one which characterised women’s bodies as devoid of passion. Science greatly feared sexual excess, which it felt could lead to men’s debilitation, which in turn could weaken the entire race. Since men’s passion was considered strong and more naturally inclined to excess, the controls were, instead, placed on women. The idolisation of motherhood was partly aimed to control female sexuality and curtail the threat
In Euripides’ text The Medea, Medea can easily be painted as the villian. She is a woman who killed her own children in an attempt to spite her husband. But, by examining the text, we can see that she deserves some sympathy. She has little to no control over her own life and has to rely on the will of men. And as a foreigner in Corinth abandoned by her husband, she faces even more challenges than the native women of Corinth did.
People often think that parents have a basic human right to have the freedom to determine the number and spacing of their children. Government intervention is also unfavorable due to the fact that the one-child policy is proving to disproportionately harm the women in that country. The very reason that the government is constantly encouraging and enforcing abortion, emotionally damages the women. Thus, this shows that by implementing the One-Child policy, it not only abuses human rights but also emotionally damages women who are forced to
Gender is one dimension of social status that determines how an identical behaviour is differently labeled. The justice system reinforces patriarchal authority and therefore systems of inequality. Just Mercy brings attention to the phenomena that sees the majority of women incarcerated for nonviolent, low level drug crimes, or property crimes. Women like Marsha Colbey are put on death row after unpredictable circumstances and lack of means to access resources. In the case of Marsha, she was convicted to life imprisonment after her son was stillborn due to a miscarriage.
The rebellion wanted gender equality amongst other things, but subsided because it wasn’t able to integrate foreign ideas with existing Chinese ones. Many Christian missionaries throughout history opposed and fought against footbinding, and feminists hated it because it caused women to suffer. Writers from New World Encyclopedia that it wasn’t until “1911, after the fall of the Qing Dynasty, the new Republic of China government banned foot binding; women were told to unwrap their feet lest they be killed.” At first it was a big cultural shock, but the ban thankfully is still in place today. Be that as it may, there is still elderly Chinese women out there who still suffer from deformed
Did you know that 80% of, 10-year olds are on diets according to Sana Hassan writer of The Psychological Effects of Child Beauty Pageants. Beauty pageants should be banned because they are exploiting and showcasing little girls for sexual predators, and exposing girls to the keeping a fake image to be liked, loved, or keeping social status. They pose many significant impacts to a child’s mental and even physical health. The story of JonBenet Ramsey is a very tragic story. A story of exposing little girls to sexual predators.
And then Carrie lets it takes over her mind, body and spirit. Carrie has misused her telekinesis at the prom and has destroyed every one even herself. Carrie's anger in Carrie is similar to Nor Elshrief's anger in Alzalem w Almazlom movie. Both of them suffer from oppression and as a result of their hidden anger, they decide to take revenge from those who spoil their life. On one hand, Carrie is oppressed by her mother who has strange religious views.
Of course, giving up on children can be irresponsible, but where is the rapist’s responsibility in all of this? It is unfair for females to carry all the consequences. El Salvador has one of the highest rates of teenage pregnancy due to rape. After El Salvador 's government’s total ban on abortion, hundreds of pregnant females decided to commit suicide. Just because people criticise abortion without looking it from the victim’s perspective, it leads them to a tragic ending.
It is annoying that mothers use their young ones to live their dreams, exploiting their daughters ' sexuality for fame and fortune, and along the way inflicting serious psychological and emotional damage on them that played out in very public ways?” (Durham, 2014, p.6). Despite the fact that many parents, especially mothers, are forcing their daughters to participate in beauty pageant competitions, it is not safe (Durham, 2014). Some of the contestants live with the fear of being kidnapped and even killed. This happens because there have been cases of young girls who have been victims in murder incidents. For instance, over a decade ago, there was a tragic story of Jan Benet Ramsey all over the mass media.