Women are demanding total equality with men and complete independence. Research how this challenge is being met in major Muslim societies today.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 8:20 am ad1c9bdddf
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1. Select 2-3 "major Muslim societies as your examples.
A. You're in luck in that the 'Arab Spring' is prevalent and that all the media outlets are discussing it nowadays, providing you with a plethora of Muslim dominated societies to select from. Tunisia, Lybia and Egypt are all countries that have (for the most part) moved beyond the militaristic phase of their revolutions and on to the socio-political reforms that the revolts were clamoring for. Egypt is by far the easiest to find material on. It also provides the most dramatic contrast between the efforts of religious and liberal reformers. The role of women in society is a major issue for both groups. Since the revolution, began there has been a dramatic rise in reported violence and harassment against women. The group that has recently won political control of the government is called the "Muslim Brotherhood" and they have publicly announced a desire for gender to differentiate rights between citizens. You would find a tremendous amount of information on the internet about what is taking place in Egypt right ...
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Women and the Criminal Justice System
Neubauer, David W. (2001) Debating crime: Rhetoric and reality. Belmont, CA:
? Resources: The National Organization for Women Legislators Web site, Debating Crime, and the Internet.
? Imagine you are a member of the National Organization for Women Legislators
(http://www.womenlegislators.org/ ), and you have been asked to present at the upcoming annual conference.
? Create a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation of 10 slides, with speaker notes, about current issues facing women who participate in, or are affected by, the criminal justice system. Your goal is to educate fellow legislators about the issues and their causes by fairly presenting all arguments surrounding each issue. Primarily, address the issues of
possible under prosecution of sexual assault cases, and whether the criminal justice
system is biased against women.
? Include facts and figures from Debating Crime, as well as information found on the Internet. Be sure to keep your presentation objective and cite sources according to APA requirements.
If you can help me with the information I can put the PowerPoint presentation together.
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