Women in America / Erin Brown.
Contributor(s): Gale Group.Material type: BookSeries: Gale virtual reference library.Information Plus reference series: Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, Copyright date: ©2016Edition: 2016 edition.Description: 1 online resource (viii, 201 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781573026734.Subject(s): Women -- United States | Women -- United States -- StatisticsDDC classification: 305.420973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
chapter 1. American women : who are they? -- chapter 2. Women's education -- chapter 3. Women in the labor force -- chapter 4. Women's occupations -- chapter 5. Money, income, and poverty -- chapter 6. Women's health -- chapter 7. Childbearing, contraception, and reproductive rights -- chapter 8. Child care and elder care -- chapter 9. Women in U.S. politics -- chapter 10. Women as victims of crime -- chapter 11. Women as criminals.
Explores the lives of women in American society. Includes information on women's demographic trends, educational achievements, employment, financial status, parental responsibilities, political roles, victimization, and health issues.