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The aim of the dissertation was to examine the movement of Estonian society towards the dual earner/dual carer model, more precisely, the dual carer aspect of the model and the fathers’ use of parenta...
A study that provides an overview of the services for families with children provided by the municipalities, including information on the child-care services and family benefits. Format: pd-file
Country profile of Estonia - Gender Equality Index 2015
- Country profile: Gender Mainstreaming
Gender issues began to receive attention in Estonia in the late 1990s, following the ratification of international conventions and preparation for accession to the European Union (EU)....
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A private initiative changes national policy...
Short article reporting a case study on the gender segregation situation in the Estonia media at the present time.
The article analyses the linguistic categories used for men and women in the Estonian media, in order to demonstrate the influence of the cultural normalizing processes pertaining to the dominant disc...
The article deals with equality, which is the integral part of the labour policy and everything related to it....
The article gives account on the position of women and men in television and indirectly also in the society. Key information on trends and challenges on women and the media: ...
The article studies the way in which young people construct their virtual gender identity in Rate.ee and what tendencies one can observe in the process....
The article focuses on the portrayal of and studies whether the change of the position of women in society brings forth the changes in their portrayal in media...
The report gives a brief overview of research on gender and media in Estonia, presents theoretical background and methodological points of departure for media analysis from the viewpoint of gender....