Named for the Chinese proverb – Women hold up half the sky – this compelling investigation exposes the oppression of women across the world. Award-winning writers (and husband-and-wife), Kristof and WuDunn, tackle disturbing subjects including sex trafficking and other forms of mistreatment, while offering ideas on how to find solutions.
- Readers curious about the predicament of women in developing countries.
- Those interested in reading anecdotes about personal triumph in difficult circumstances.
- Anyone looking for inspiration to take social action.