history of Latin America: history of the region from the pre-Columbian period and including colonization by the Spanish and Portuguese beginning in the 15th century
European women in the 16-century had a specific place in the lives of their communities. They were to perform traditional roles including preparing and serving
Gemma Handy reports from the Turks and Caicos, where women hold almost all the top jobs.
Female Leadership in Latin America. Latin America is a region of unlikely contrasts. UNICEF data reveal that 29 percent of women in Latin America and the Caribbean
Latin America is a group of countries and dependencies in the Americas where Spanish and Portuguese are predominant. The term originated in 19th century France as
The term Latin America primarily refers to the Spanish and Portuguese-speaking countries in the New World. Before the arrival of Europeans in the late 15th and early
Jul 24, 2009 · The Southern Baptist Convention is losing members. One ex-member, President Jimmy Carter, says a primary reason he left was the denomination’s treatment of
After eighteen months of travel in Latin America, Flora looks at the sexist attitude toward women in Latino ‘machismo’ culture that she experienced.
Informative essay on the status of women from colonial America through the 19th and 20th centuries. Topic include religious views, legal rights, women at work
Who would wear the pants in most American families — men or women? The social change dictated by the Second Great Awakening, to some degree, tailored the answer to