Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Can Your Conversations Change the World?” as Want to Read:
Can Your Conversations Change the World?
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Can Your Conversations Change the World?

3.86  ·  Rating details ·  14 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Being a feminist can mean different things to different people, but one thing it always includes is the belief in equality and human rights. Whether you are talking with one close friend or hanging out with a group of classmates, it matters what you say and how you say it. Not everyone is going to agree with your opinions, especially when you are talking about social justi ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published September 18th 2018 by Orca Book Publishers
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Can Your Conversations Change the World?, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Can Your Conversations Change the World?

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-32
3.86  · 
Rating details
 ·  14 ratings  ·  5 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Briana
Oct 01, 2018 rated it really liked it
Can Your Conversations Change the World?
by Erinne Paisley
I voluntarily read and reviewed an advanced copy of this book. All thoughts and opinions are my own.
I thought this book was a great starting point for defining feminism and the ways we as society see the world. It’s helpful for those just starting to dabble in the feminist history and movements of the twenty-first century. Erinne Paisley uses her own experiences as examples of how one individual can start a movement and inspire others to b
...more
Chrissy
Mar 12, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This book, "a popactivism book," is pitched toward young adults and what they can do to make a difference in the world even though they are not old enough to vote. It is mostly focused on women's rights - education for all girls, elimination of child marriage, letting women control their own bodies (genital cutting, birth control, abortion), equal pay, and female representation in politics and occupations, etc. But it also includes discussions of intersectionality and how race, class, and sexual ...more
Lynndell
Become an activist for equality with another guide from Erinne Paisley!
Thanks to Orca Book Publishers and NetGalley for the opportunity to read and review Can Your Conversations Change the World? by Erinne Paisley!
This book takes a look at feminism and the continuation of working towards equal rights. As part of the POPACTIVISM series, this book focuses on the importance of discussing feminism and what it means for equality. The author shares a bit of her upbringing and the educational backgrou
...more
Susan
Sep 09, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I approached this book from an educator's viewpoint. My basic question to myself concerned whether or not I would want to add this to my personal social studies library for students to peruse as their will. The answer is a resounding yes. The author takes an insightful look at human rights and more specifically women's rights. She looks at a number of issues associated with feminism as well as the history of people fighting for women's rights. It is written so that the average 7-12 grade student ...more
Jill
Jan 01, 2019 rated it really liked it
Paisley writes for every female rather than ones called feminist. This slim volume is packed with websites, examples, quotes, and pop quizzes that explore what being female means in the media, workplace, public, marriage, and other social situations. This would be meaningful and appropriate for pre-teens and teenagers.
Heidi
rated it liked it
Jan 05, 2019
Katie
rated it liked it
Jul 29, 2018
Darrelle
rated it it was ok
Jan 02, 2019
Kristen Knowles
rated it really liked it
Mar 17, 2019
Molly
rated it really liked it
Apr 09, 2019
Meghan
rated it liked it
Dec 18, 2018
Smashley
rated it liked it
Apr 02, 2019
Erin
rated it really liked it
Apr 15, 2019
LAUREN
rated it it was amazing
Apr 15, 2019
Cindy
marked it as to-read
Mar 23, 2018
Megan
marked it as to-read
Apr 03, 2018
Abi
marked it as to-read
Jun 03, 2018
Wendy
marked it as to-read
Jul 03, 2018
T.J. Burns
marked it as to-read
Sep 09, 2018
Kayla
added it
Sep 23, 2018
SCPL Teens
marked it as to-read
Sep 28, 2018
Crystal
marked it as to-read
Oct 30, 2018
Andrea
marked it as to-read
Nov 14, 2018
Nia
added it
Nov 21, 2018
Kim
marked it as to-read
Jan 10, 2019
Brooklyn Cribdon
is currently reading it
Jan 30, 2019
Karol
marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2019
Kaitlin
marked it as to-read
Mar 19, 2019
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »