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Academic Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences, 2021, 4(12); doi: 10.25236/AJHSS.2021.041211.

Discussing the impact of the Olympics on women’s right


Mingqing Xie

Corresponding Author:
Mingqing Xie

Guangzhou Foreign Language School, China


It seems normal to see female athletes at the Olympics now. There are almost as many male and female athletes, and it is used to men and women competing for medals and honors together. But, the Olympic Games, in the beginning, were banned from women, and even women at a glance at the Olympic Games will be executed. Throughout history, the vast majority of those in power believed that women should not exercise and should focus on caring for children and families. Due to the influence of historical background, participating in the Olympic Games was a dream that many women have never had in the past. Nevertheless, why are women allowed to compete now? How have women, for thousands of years, been beating prejudice step by step through their efforts to participate in the Olympic Games? How did women speak out? What are the inner meanings for females to speak out? This paper will focus on the issues raised above and discuss the impact of the Olympics on women in the context of current events by three periods of feminine waves.


the Olympic Games, Female athletes, Feminine waves

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Mingqing Xie. Discussing the impact of the Olympics on women’s right. Academic Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences (2021) Vol. 4, Issue 12: 55-59. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJHSS.2021.041211.


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