The Concept of “Woman” in World Culture

Sadagat Agasafar Aliyeva

Abstract

This article is devoted to the concept of "woman" in world culture. The study examines the icons of the female image in different cultures of the peoples of the world. In a world where there is no science, the biological characteristics of a woman, many aspects of the relationship between men and women remain in the dark, behind a screen of shyness. However, as the scientific way of thinking spreads in a culture, untimely constraints decrease. From this point of view, the topic of this study is still relevant for cultural consideration. It also addresses the issue of female semiosis in world culture.



Keywords


culture; concept of “woman”; peoples of the world; female image; semiosis



References


Andreeva, P., & Romakh, N. (2007). Kul’turno-filosofskie vozzreniya na prirodu “Dzhenskoqo mira” [Cultural and philosophical views on the nature of the “Women’s World”]. Analitika kulturologii, 2(8), 8–12 (in Russian)
[Андреева, П., & Ромах, Н. (2007). Культурно-философские воззрения на природу «Женского мира». Аналитика культурологии, 2(8), 8–12].

Muromov, I. (2001). 100 velikih lyubovnits. [100 great mistresses]. Moscow: Veche (in Russian)
[Муромов, И. (2001). 100 великих любовниц. Москва: Вече].

Rakhmanaliev, R. (2009). Imperiya tyurkov. Velikaya tsivilizasiya. Nyurkskie narody v mirovoy istorii s X veka do n. e. po XX veka n. e. [Turkic Empire. Great civilization. Turkic peoples in world history from the 10th century BC to the 20th century AD] Moscow: Ripol Classic (in Russian)
[Рахманалиев, Р. (2009). Империя тюрков. Великая цивилизация. Тюркские народы в мировой истории с X века до н. э. по XX века н. э. Москва: Рипол Классик].

Renan, E. (1991). Zhizn Iisusa. Apostoly [Life of Jesus. Apostles]. Moscow: Soviet writer (in Russian)
[Ренан, Э. (1991). Жизнь Иисуса. Апостолы. Москва: Советский писатель].

Toynbee, A. (2021). Comprehension of history (Part 1). Retrieved from http://lib.ru/HISTORY/TOYNBEE/history.txt_with-big-pictures.html#6 (in Russian)
[Тойнби, A. (2021). Постижение истории (Часть 1). URL: http://lib.ru/HISTORY/TOYNBEE/history.txt_with-big-pictures.html#6].

Fazlullah ibn Ruzbihan Hundži. (1987). Tarih-i alam-ara-ji Amini [Amini's world-taming story]. Baku, Elm Publ.


Article Metrics

Metrics Loading ...

Metrics powered by PLOS ALM

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.




Copyright (c) 2022 Sadagat Agasafar Aliyeva

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.