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Taxing Women
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Edward J. McCaffery
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-12-01 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Taxing Women comprises both an insightful, critical analysis of the gender biases in current tax laws and a wake-up call for all those concerned with gender justice to pay more attention to the pervasive impact of such laws. Providing real-life examples, Edward McCaffery shows how tax laws are actually written
Tax Policy, Women and the Law
Language: en
Authors: Ann Mumford
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-04 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Tax policy frequently targets the choices that women face in many aspects of their lives. Decisions regarding working away from home, having children, marrying, registering a partnership or cohabiting with a partner all entail tax consequences. The end of the twentieth century saw progress in women's legal and social equality,
Critical Tax Theory
Language: en
Pages: 397
Authors: Anthony C. Infanti, Bridget J. Crawford
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-22 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book represents the first compilation of the key works in the area of critical tax theory. "Critical tax theory" is an umbrella moniker for an area of tax scholarship that examines why the tax laws are the way they are and, more particularly, the impact that the tax laws
International Women’s Rights Law and Gender Equality
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Ramona Vijeyarasa
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-22 - Publisher: Routledge

The law is a well-known tool in fighting gender inequality, but which laws actually advance women’s rights? This book unpacks the complex nuances behind gender-responsive domestic legislation, from several of the world’s leading experts on gender equality. Drawing on domestic examples and international law, it provides a primer of theory
Women and the Nigeria-Biafra War
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Gloria Chuku, Sussie U. Aham-Okoro
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-30 - Publisher: Lexington Books

This first comprehensive study of the Nigeria-Biafra War (1967-1970) through the lens of gender explores the valiant and gallant ways women carried out old and new responsibilities in wartime and immediate postwar Nigeria. The book presents women as embodiments of vulnerability and agency, who demonstrated remarkable resilience and initiative, waging