How did 100,000,000 women disappear?

Mon 27 Jul 2009 - Filed under: Not a Journal., | Leave a Comment | Posted by: Gavin

From The Star:

How did 100,000,000 women disappear?Two researchers crunching population statistics have confirmed an unsettling reality. Siwan Anderson and Debraj Ray noticed the ratio of women to men in developing regions and in some cultures is suspiciously below the norm

In India, China and sub-Saharan Africa, millions upon millions of women are missing. They are not lost, but dead: victims of violence, discrimination and neglect.

Even if you think you know this story it’s worth reading.


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