Women's Almanac 2000

Women's Almanac 2000

by Doris Weatherford


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Women's Almanac 2000 is a first-stop reference that combines news, issues, statistics, and a resource directory together with historical information and analysis from both an international and U.S. perspective. No other reference offers this unique combination of information, complete with an annotated list of Web sites, dozens of photos, charts, statistics, and graphs. With acclaimed women's studies author Doris Weatherford as editor-in-chief and major contributor, this is the authoritative source for cutting-edge information about women in the United States and throughout the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781573563413
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 06/19/2000
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.78(d)

About the Author

Executive editor and contributor DORIS WEATHERFORD is an adjunct professor at the University of South Florida, is active in the political arena, and has been extensively recognized for her contributions to the field of womens studies. Her book A History of the American Suffragist Movement was selected as a 1998 Honor Book by the Society of School Librarians International. Her other books include Milestones: A Chronology of American Women's History

erican Womens History: An A-Z of People, Organizations, Issues and Events

reign and Female: Immigrant Women in America, 1840-1920

d American Women in World War II. In 1995, she received one of five awards conferred by the Florida Commission on Human Relations at Floridas Annual Civil Rights Conference, and in 1994, she received the National Order of Women Legislators Hall of Fame Award.

Table of Contents


Part One: News

World News

U.S. News

Part Two: Contemporary Issues

Part Three: Statistical Indicators

Country-By-Country Survey

Spotlight on Women in the United States

Part Four: Profiles

Notable Women of U.S. History

Part Five: History

United States

Timeline: Women in U.S. History

Women's History, State-By-State


Timeline: Women in World History

Part Six: Resources



Web Sites



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