Women's Roles Over Time
A Coggle Diagram about Victorian times
(During the Victorian period men and women’s roles became more defined. In earlier centuries it had been usual for women to work alongside husbands and brothers in the family business.
, The prostitute was usually from the middle-class home. She serviced the needs of the men of the house, not just before marriage but sometimes during it too.
, Women were assumed to desire marriage because it allowed them to become mothers rather than to have sexual or emotional satisfaction
and Egalitarian. Women gathered more food than men and cared for the choldren
), Patriarchal Societies
(Most agricultural societies lowered the status of women. This was probably due to the hard labor that was needed to cultivate. Men worked the fields and women stayed at home. Because men were the providers they considered themselves the head of the house. As agricultural societies developed over time and became more prosperous and organized, the status of women deteriorated.
and First appeared in Mesopotamia
) and why did everything change after the 1900s?