UNIT 2/ Community Cohesion

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Changing role of women in society

THEN

  • Women had few rights
  • They stayed at home and did not work
  • More started to work in WW1
  • Laws gave women the right to vote in 1918

TODAY

  • Women campaigned for equal pay
  • Laws ( equal pay act 1970 )
  • More men have come to accept equal rights

Christian views on role of women

SOME FAVOUR EQUAL RIGHTS

  • Jesus treated women fairly 
  • Modern society treats women equally
  • Bible says men and women are created equal

SOME DO NOT

  • Traditional view
  • Jesus' disciples were men
  • Adam created before Eve
  • God sent a son not a daughter
  • Catholic Church opposes ordination

Britain as a multi ethnic society

SOME SUPPORT

  • Leads to tolerance, understanding and respect 
  • Migrants have introduced new ideas eg food
  • Migrants help the economy 

SOME OPPOSE

  • Encourages nasty parties which incite 
  • Migrants take jobs, school places etc
  • Tension can result from races living side by side
  • Britain is full 

How governments promote good community relations

  • They fund local groups
  • Schools have to teach lessons in racism
  • Laws…

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