Part 1 Women of the world: the state of women-- gains and losses.
Part 2 Families: households-- marriage and divorce-- lesbians-- domestic violence-- in their place.
Part 3 Motherhood-- "that's my boy"-- population policies-- abortion-- contraception.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
The completely updated second edition of a reference work that deals exclusively with the state of over half the world's population. It depicts the well being of women worldwide at the close of the 20th century, drawing on a rapidly growing body of data on women, including the many reports gathered for the 1995 UN conference in Beijing. (source: Nielsen Book Data)