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Title Details:
The social impacts of Household Technology
Other Titles: Are women affected by household technology?
Authors: Sdrali, Despoina
Reviewer: Gkousia, Maria
Subject: ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY > TECHNOLOGICAL SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING
LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCES > SOCIOLOGY > FEMINIST/GENDER STUDIES
Keywords:
Household Technology
Gender Issues
Women And Technology
Description:
Abstract:
Historically, domestic technology has been directly related to the everyday gender roles. This chapter highlights the necessity of gender equality towards a path of sustainability and interdisciplinary approaches the relationship of gender and household technology. More specifically, the factors affecting the relationship of domestic technology and gender are examined, as well as the ways in which domestic technology determines the power relations between men and women. Additionally, the receptivity of women to modern technologies is investigated and the impact of women participation in household technology on their daily life is highlighted.

After studying this chapter, the reader will be able to:
• recognize the necessity of gender equality for sustainable development,
• understand the relationship between gender and household technology,
• highlight the impacts of modern household technology on everyday life of women.
Table of Contents:
Introduction
Gender issues
Technology and gender issues
Household technology and gender issues
References
Linguistic Editors: Tsiadimou, Anastasia
Technical Editors: Bozionelos, Gavriil
Graphic Editors: Bozionelos, Gavriil
Type: Chapter
Creation Date: 2015
Item Details:
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/gr
Spatial Coverage: GREECE, GLOBE
Temporal Coverage: Present time, past time
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/11419/3020
Bibliographic Reference: Sdrali, D. (2015). The social impacts of Household Technology [Chapter]. In Ampeliotis, K., & Sdrali, D. 2015. HOUSEHOLD TECHNOLOGY [Undergraduate textbook]. Kallipos, Open Academic Editions. https://hdl.handle.net/11419/3020
Language: Greek
Is Part of: HOUSEHOLD TECHNOLOGY
Version: 1st edition
Publication Origin: Kallipos, Open Academic Editions