Women’s Studies 420<br />Introduction of myself and the women of Sudan<br />By: Jessica C<br />
This Is Me…<br />I am the 2nd youngest of 5<br />I am 22 years old<br />My birthday is September 28<br />I grew up on a fa...
More Info…<br />I like to paint<br />I enjoy reading a good book<br />I love to shop<br />I can never have too many shoes<...
My Favorites…<br />Michigan State is my favorite college basketball team<br />My favorite color is pink<br />My favorite m...
Sudan<br />A country in northeastern Africa<br />The largest country in Africa<br />Official languages are Arabic and Engl...
Exports<br />Beans<br />Cotton<br />Garbanzo<br />Lentils<br />Millet<br />Tobacco<br />Wheat<br />
Women of Sudan<br />They are responsible for taking care of the old, the sick, and the mentally ill<br />They stay in the ...
Sudan Women Continued<br />A common practice in Sudan is female circumcision<br />A lot of pressure is put onto a twelve y...
Women of South Sudan<br />They have more freedoms then women of North Sudan<br />They are still under the men, but have mo...
Sources<br />http://atheism.about.com/library/FAQs/islam/countries/bl_SudanWomen.htm<br />http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sud...
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  1. 1. Women’s Studies 420<br />Introduction of myself and the women of Sudan<br />By: Jessica C<br />
  2. 2. This Is Me…<br />I am the 2nd youngest of 5<br />I am 22 years old<br />My birthday is September 28<br />I grew up on a farm<br />I have 2 nieces and 2 nephews<br />I am a speech language hearing science major at MSUM<br />
  3. 3. More Info…<br />I like to paint<br />I enjoy reading a good book<br />I love to shop<br />I can never have too many shoes<br />I like to travel<br />
  4. 4. My Favorites…<br />Michigan State is my favorite college basketball team<br />My favorite color is pink<br />My favorite music is hip hop, rap, and R&B<br />Christmas if my favorite holiday<br />My favorite kid of food is fruit<br />
  5. 5. Sudan<br />A country in northeastern Africa<br />The largest country in Africa<br />Official languages are Arabic and English<br />Population 42,272,000<br />
  6. 6. Exports<br />Beans<br />Cotton<br />Garbanzo<br />Lentils<br />Millet<br />Tobacco<br />Wheat<br />
  7. 7. Women of Sudan<br />They are responsible for taking care of the old, the sick, and the mentally ill<br />They stay in the house and are segregated from festivities<br />They do not eat until after the men of the house have eaten<br />Even if a Sudanese woman has a job and/or education she is still below the man in a household<br />
  8. 8. Sudan Women Continued<br />A common practice in Sudan is female circumcision<br />A lot of pressure is put onto a twelve year old or younger girl to observe the ceremonies and practices of female circumcision<br />This pressure is also put on older women and their families as well<br />Female circumcision can lead to physical and psychological problems<br />
  9. 9. Women of South Sudan<br />They have more freedoms then women of North Sudan<br />They are still under the men, but have more freedoms<br />Female circumcision is not practiced<br />Husbands of South Sudan will consult their wives of different things<br />
  10. 10. Sources<br />http://atheism.about.com/library/FAQs/islam/countries/bl_SudanWomen.htm<br />http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sudan<br />http://www.indexmundi.com/sudan/agriculture/<br />

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