OBOS


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OBOSOslo Bolig Og Sparelag (housing; Oslo, Norway)
OBOSOur Bodies, Ourselves (Boston Women’s Health Book Collective book)
OBOSOur Bodies, Ourselves (women's health book and organization)
OBOSOffice of the Board of Studies (Australia)
OBOSOpen Be Operating System
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In addition to the detailed exploration of OBOS as an internationally useful project, Davis crafts a sophisticated theoretical argument in which she offers OBOS as a theoretical work that may bridge the gap between feminist theorizing of the body and feminist health activism.
As a result, OBOS will raise its stake in FBU to 77.5%.
On the 40th anniversary of the publication of the first edition of OBOS, men and women gathered in Boston for a global symposium.
OBOS can be a useful resource for girls and women spanning many ages.
The deal starts in January 2012 and entitles OBOS members to discount on home phone, mobile telephony, fixed broadband and mobile broadband services.
In The Making of Our Bodies, Ourselves, Davis's research and reflections provide not only a welcome new addition to the historical literature on the women's health movement, but also a finely nuanced understanding of how OBOS eventually became what she calls "a global feminist project of knowledge."
OBOS has since been through numerous revisions and editions, been translated into 18 languages, including Braille, and sold well over 4 million copies worldwide; it has never gone out of print.
This new edition of OBOS, like previous versions, covers the full range of women's health issues, including chapters on healthy sexuality, body image, addictions, emotional well-being, environmental and occupational health, parenting, healthy aging and more.
The ninth edition is nor your mothers OBOS. It does, however, feel like a comfortable old friend, showing up with a somewhat new image but the same supportive and inspiring way of handling complex issues and encouraging critical thinking.
The price increase was surprisingly high and shows that there is an appetite for dwellings in the market, OBOS chief executive Martin Maeland said in a statement.
Thrift banks, in the meantime, received approval for 25 new regular branches and one OBO, while the smaller rural banks had the most of MBO approvals with 19 while they were also approved for five new regular branches and two OBOs.