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The gender roles are tested in these times of war as women have to learn to defend themselves and boys like ishmael have to cook to survive even in desperate times, the burial customs are enforced when saidu dies, his body must be wrapped in white linen and placed in a wooden coffin. Have women come a long way yes and no march 24, 2011 2:25 pm cdt by susan webb women in the us won the right to vote in 1920 they won sweeping economic, social and personal rights in a wave. Still, women have come a long way since the mid-twentieth century, and it's worth considering just how far—and just how far we have to go once upon a time these days it may be hard for some to believe, but before the women's movement burst on the scene in the late 1960s, newspapers published ads for jobs on different pages, segregated by gender. In rich families she would have servants and slaves to help her as a visible sign of her authority and power the lady of the household wore the keys to the food chests at her waist when the men travelled abroad raiding, trading, or had gone hunting or fishing, the women were in charge of the work on the farm.
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A long way gone transports us into the lives of thousands of children whose lives have been altered by war, and it does so with a genuine and disarmingly emotional force ― minneapolis star-tribune. This film was the most touching one i have seen in a very long time the ratings just don't do it justice, the story line is amazing and the actors are even better, all the characters were brought to life. We women have come a long, long way since 1910 one hundred years ago, on the first international women's day, a woman's place was literally in the home - or on the farm women's main role in.