American Woman, 2001-2002: Getting to the Top

American Woman, 2001-2002: Getting to the Top

by Women's Research & Education Institute
     
 

WREI’s acclaimed biennial series examines the current state of women and leadership.
Following an introduction by Jean Stapleton, essays by five prominent authors examine women’s leadership in politics, higher education, business, trade unions, and the military. The book also contains biographies of all the women in Congress and a comprehensive

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WREI’s acclaimed biennial series examines the current state of women and leadership.
Following an introduction by Jean Stapleton, essays by five prominent authors examine women’s leadership in politics, higher education, business, trade unions, and the military. The book also contains biographies of all the women in Congress and a comprehensive statistical portrait of American women today.

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With its eighth biennial volume, the Women's Research and Education Institute again offers a collection of valuable current information concerning American women. This edition focuses on women filling leadership roles in politics, education, business, labor, and the military. Five essays by experts provide a narrative overview, prefacing about 150 pages of tables and charts that cover demographics, education, health, employment, earnings and benefits, economic security, women in the military, and women in government. The volume concludes with a brief discussion of women's issues in the 105th Congress (1997-98) and biographies of the female members of the 106th Congress (1999-2000). With an introduction by Jean Stapleton; recommended for all libraries. Cynthia Harrison, George Washington Univ., Washington, DC Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393321425
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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