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Breakthrough, women in politics

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Published by Walker in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women in politics -- United States -- Juvenile literature,
    • Women in public life -- United States -- Juvenile literature,
    • Women in politics,
    • Politics, Practical

    • About the Edition

      Presents biographies of Genevieve Atwood, Janet Gray Hayes, Dixy Lee Ray, Millicent Fenwick, Nancy Landon Kassebaum, Esther Peterson, and Yvonne Burke, all of whom are active in public life, and briefly considers the role of women in American politics.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesWomen in politics.
      StatementBarbara Williams.
      Series[Breakthrough], Breakthrough (New York)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1236 .W47 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 186 p. :
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4402586M
      ISBN 100802763669
      LC Control Number79003985
      OCLC/WorldCa5126312

        Women's & Gender Studies: Women in Politics. equal pay, and family-work balance is underway. On the cusp of a historic breakthrough--the potential election of America's first woman president--Nancy L. Cohen takes us inside the world of America's women political leaders. She closes her book by offering a feminist interpretation of women Author: Colleen Seale.


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