The American woman, 2001-2002 : getting to the top / edited by Cynthia B. Costello and Anne J. Stone for the Women's Research & Education Institute, with an introduction by Jean Stapleton.
Contributor(s): Costello, Cynthia B. (Cynthia Butler) | Stone, Anne J.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Norton, c2001Edition: 1st ed.Description: 412 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780393321425 (pbk.); 0393321428 (pbk.).Subject(s): Women -- United States -- Statistics | Leadership in women | Feminism -- United States | Women -- United States -- Social conditionsDDC classification: 305.4209730905
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -391) and index.
Acknowledgements / Susan Scanlan -- The American woman : getting to the top -- Introduction / Jean Stapleton -- At the top : a profile of JoAnn Heffernan Heisen / Cynthia B. Costello -- Women's leadership in American politics : the legacy and the promise / Ruth B. Mandel -- Women and leadership in higher education / Mariam Chamberlain -- Women and leadership in corporate America / Sheila Wellington, Katherine Giscombe -- Women in union leadership / Lois Gray -- Women in the military : the struggle to lead / Judith Youngman -- American women today : a statistical portrait. Demographics -- Education -- Health -- Employment -- Earnings and benefits -- Economic security -- Women in the military -- Elections and officials -- Women in Congress. The Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues : achievements in the 105th Congress / Lesley Primmer Persily -- Women in the 106th Congress -- Congressional caucus for women's issues.