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Taking on the Big Boys

Or Why Feminism Is Good for Families, Business, and the Nation

by Ellen Bravo

  • 276 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Feminist Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism,
  • History,
  • Gender Studies,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Women & Business,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • History / United States / 20th Century,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Feminist theory

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8606957M
    ISBN 101558615458
    ISBN 109781558615458

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"Taking on the Big Boys is not only an enormously valuable resource for anyone wanting to contribute to a better world, but a powerful and much-needed shot at combating the demonization of the F-word.

This is a book to take into battle."Cited by: Taking On the Big Boys book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. “Please, please, please. All working women must read this boo 4/5. After Bart King interviewed hundreds of the wisest guys and smartest alecks for The Big Book of Boy Stuff, something awesome happened: the book became a classic.

Taking on the Big Boys book by critics and kids alike, it has sold hundreds of thousands of copies, and even won awards/5(46). A witty, statistically supported, and readable book that provides a strong message sure to foster ideas and generate debate. Summing Up: Highly recommended." --Choice "Taking on the Big Boys is feminism at its butt-kicking best--an exposé, a manifesto, and a spirited, delightful read.4/5(59).

Get this from a library. Taking on the big boys, or, Why feminism is good for families, business, and the nation. [Ellen Bravo] -- Examines the problem of inequality for women in the workplace and in society, exposes the myths and realities regarding women's rights, proposes detailed feminist solutions to help create real social.

“Taking on the Big Boys is more than a book about women in the workplace. It defines a lifetime of courage, dedication, and activism by its author. Ellen Bravo's name has justly become synonymous with women's rights. Her influence found in organizing efforts, testimony, courses in women's studies, books and essays, and especially advice and.

In Taking on the Big Boys, longtime labor activist Ellen Bravo explores workplace environments in both business and government. She recounts women's testimonies from offices, assembly lines, hospitals, and schools, unmasking the patronizing, trivializing, and minimizing tactics employed by "the big boys" and their surrogates, such as portraying.

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The boys were so rough that the teachers resigned. A young gray-haired teacher applied for the job. The old school director scanned him up and down, then said, "Young fellow, do you know what you are asking for. The book increases self-esteem by encouraging young boys that they CAN DO IT.

It also emphasizes how great he will feel when he learns to do “big boy” things. When ordering, you can select your child's hair and skin color, so the character in I’m a Big Boy Now. resembles him. He'll love seeing his name on the cover and throughout the text.

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Big Boys had been cleared to run the LA&SL to Los. Bart King has written more than twenty-eight books, including The Big Book of Boy Stuff, The Big Book of Spy Stuff, and The Pocket Guide to books for Gibbs Smith have sold more thancopies combined.

He lives in Portland, Oregon. Chris Sabatino created the illustrations for The Big Book of Boy Stuff and The Pocket Guide to Boy Stuff. The Dangerous Book for Boys, by Conn and Hal Iggulden is a guidebook published by HarperCollins, aimed at boys "from eight to eighty."It covers around eighty topics, including how to build a treehouse, grow a crystal, or tell direction with a included are famous quotes, stories, historical battles, and phrases that "every boy should know.".

Definition of big boy in the Idioms Dictionary. big boy phrase. What does big boy expression mean. the small boys romping, and the big boys all talking at once; the curtains were up, the room close, berries scattered freely about, Big Book; Big Book of Amiga Hardware; Big Book of Resources; Big Book Step Study; Big Book Study Group.

The Prince of Egypt - Playing with the Big Boys: The court alchemists Huy (Martin Short) and Hotep (Steve Martin) taunt Moses (Val Kilmer). BUY THE MOVIE: ht. The Big Book of Boy Stuff is filled with hours of entertainment for adventure-seeking boys.

Learn how to: Make lightning Fool your friends with practical jokes Build and launch a water rocket Create a sun tattoo You'll also discover the answer to: How many mosquitoes does it take to suck all the blood out of a person.

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Published by Timely Comics and written and drawn by superstar team Stan Lee and Bill Everett, The Adventures of Big Boy was given to child patrons of the restaurants and used as a sales tool to keep them coming back.

When things go bad, the temptation to over-regulate, to thicken the rule book, is hard to resist," remarks Mr Thio. There has been headway. Since the initiative to tighten the screws on companies was rolled out in OctoberSGX has issued nine notices of compliance (as at mid April ) to troubled companies in the spotlight.

Big Boys Don’t Cry? was released this week to coincide with Mental Health Awareness Week. Inthree-quarters of recorded suicides were among men. Former England cricketer Marcus Trescothick tells his own story in the book.

He said: “Too many men are suffering in silence and tragically taking their own lives.The SAS describes its attitude to the use of lethal force as 'Big boys' games, big boys' rules'. Anyone caught with a gun or bomb can expect to be shot.

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