This is a collection of 40+ articles about gender equality. It includes articles about women in corporate leadership, work-life balance for men and women, policy responses to domestic violence in South Africa, the implications of gender bias in higher education, role of childcare in promoting equality and others. The articles are written in plain language and are authored by experts from universities in Australia and around the world.
F-10: Civics and Citizenship, English
English > Level 10 > Language > Language for interaction > VCELA483
Understand how language use can have inclusive and exclusive social effects, and can empower or disempower people
Civics and Citizenship > Levels 9 and 10 > Government and Democracy > VCCCG029
Explain the values and key features of Australia’s system of government compared with at least one other system of government in the Asia region
Civics and Citizenship > Levels 9 and 10 > Laws and Citizens > VCCCL032
Explain how Australia’s international legal obligations shape Australian law and government policies, including in relation to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
Gender Discrimination, Working conditions, Violence Against Women, The Conversation, Women in leadership, Child Care, Gender Equality
This collection provides valuable sources of content on contemporary social issues as it relates to gender, equality and social justice.
The range of persausive texts provided will also be highly valuable in secondary English classrooms for issues based studies. The authors draw on current research and academic study in the field and present the ideas in a mode appropriate for classroom use.