Talking Leadership: Conversations with Powerful Women / Edition 1

Talking Leadership: Conversations with Powerful Women / Edition 1

by Mary Hartman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813525608

ISBN-13: 9780813525600

Pub. Date: 01/19/1999

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

The Leaders Featured in Talking Leadership:
  • Peggy Antrobus—prize-winning economist and founding director of the Women and Development Unit at the University of West Indies.
  • Susan Berresford—first woman president of the Ford Foundation.
  • Mildred Dresselhaus—first tenured woman faculty member in the engineering school, Massachusetts

Overview

The Leaders Featured in Talking Leadership:

  • Peggy Antrobus—prize-winning economist and founding director of the Women and Development Unit at the University of West Indies.
  • Susan Berresford—first woman president of the Ford Foundation.
  • Mildred Dresselhaus—first tenured woman faculty member in the engineering school, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and National Medal of Science winner.
  • Antonia Hernandez—president and general counsel of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund.
  • bell hooks—author of numerous books, including Sisters of the Yam: Black Women and Self Recovery and Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism.
  • Lois Juliber—executive vice president and chief of operations, developed markets, at Colgate-Palmolive Company.
  • Karen Nussbaum—director, Working Women's Department, the first women's unit with the AFL-CIO.
  • Jacqueline Pitanguy—former president of Brazil's National Council for Women's Right.
  • Anna Quindlen—Pulitzer prize-winning journalist, bestselling author and social critic.
  • Nafis Sadik—executive director, United Nations Population Fund.
  • Patricia Schroeder—twenty-four-year Democratic veteran in the US Congress and C.E.O, Association of American Publishers.
  • Ruth Simmons—first African American and third woman president of Smith College.
  • Christine Todd Whitman—first woman governor of New Jersey.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813525600
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
Publication date:
01/19/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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