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INDEX OF UPDATES TO THE
WOMEN AND PEACE PACK

What people have said about the pack

‘Contrasting case studies told in the first person lend a sense of immediacy, as the different voices of the different women speak across the decades.’

‘Issues such as women’s invisibility in history, politics and decision-making are clarified, but what I particularly .like about the pack is the help provided for exploring these issues at the points where they intersect with their personal lives....The presentation is particularly clear and the simple layout makes it possible to delve deep into complex and sensitive issues....I see no reason why it shouldn’t be used with all ages. I am really looking forawrd to using this pack with teenagers, as so many at this stage become aware of...issues of gender. Looking at these issues in the context of war and peace is an exciting challenge.’


CONTENT

Part One HALF THE POPULATION

What women have been saying
Being a mum as well as a scientist
A feminist viewpoint
India's silent revolution


Part Two WOMEN IN WAR

Guerrilla Women
A Woman's Influence
Women In The Armed Forces
Annette's letter
Martha Gellhorn : death of a fearless reporter
Women Reporting War


Part Three CHOOSING PEACE

Standing up to be counted
Greenham Common

Healing Wounds
Keeping Going
Women Writing About War

Hawks and Doves: Protesting for East Timor
Bianca Jagger
Aung San Suu Kyi
Mary Robinson


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