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Articles for the tag “Gender”



Julia Korbik


Julia Korbik is an editor at The European. Born in Germany’s industrial heartland, she studied European Studies, Communication and Journalism in France and Germany – and was irritated by reading list which only contained male authors. Korbik worked for NDR radio, the multilingual European online magazines and The Euros as well as for the “Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung” (WAZ). Her first book “Stand Up. Feminismus für Anfänger und Fortgeschrittene” (engl. “Stand Up. Feminism for Beginners and Advanced Learners”) was published at Rogner & Bernhard’s in 2014.



Charity Scribner

Professor and author

Charity Scribner is the author of After the Red Army Faction: Gender, Culture, and Militancy (Columbia UP, 2014). She is an associate professor of comparative literature at the City University of New York.



Kelly Oliver


Kelly Oliver is W. Alton Jones Professor of Philosophy at Vanderbilt University. She is the author of over one hundred articles and twenty books, including the forthcoming Hunting Girls; Earth and World: Philosophy After the Apollo Missions; and Technologies of Life and Death: From Cloning to Capital Punishment.



Nature, Prehistory, and the Gender Debate

Gender Wars

The battle of the sexes is the fiercest debate of our time, but to what end should it lead?

by Alexander Görlach 09.12.2014



Explaining the World Giving Index

Why Are Some Countries More Generous?

Even when the economic development of a country is taken into account, some nations seem far more generous in their charitable giving than others. What factors explain these national variations?

by Adam Pickering 18.06.2015



Women are Key to Europe’s Future

More Feminists

Women’s equality is directly linked to Europe’s overall well-being. Only by overcoming gender inequality can we truly lay the foundations for the continent’s future.

by Vincent-Immanuel Herr 22.07.2015



Gender studies and the natural sciences

The Classification of Reality

The nature-versus-nurture debate cuts straight through contemporary discourses on gender and gender roles. But it’s based on a misunderstanding of how the world works.

by Jörg Friedrich 25.06.2013



The false promises of social freezing

Freezing Progress

Social freezing does not empower women, it postpones the question of family and gender equality.

by Dessislava Kirova 27.10.2014



Women in the Tech Industry

"Silicon Valley is 90 Percent Men"

Jessica Erickson is the founder of the Berlin Geekettes, a group of female tech entrepreneurs in Berlin. She talked to Julia Korbik about gender stereotypes, grassroots collaboration, and the importance of a good mentor.

Conversation by Julia Korbik with Jessica Erickson 26.04.2013



Feminism as a trend

Fashionable feminism

On a questionable trend.

by Julia Korbik 28.01.2015

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