Women in American society / Melissa J. Doak.
By: Doak, Melissa J.
Contributor(s): Gale Group.Material type: TextSeries: Information Plus reference series; Gale virtual reference library.Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2006Edition: 2006 ed.Description: 1 online resource (212 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781414418698 (electronic book); 1414418698 (electronic book).Subject(s): Women -- United States | Women -- United States -- StatisticsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Women in American society.DDC classification: 305.40973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Preface -- American women - who are they? -- Women's education -- Women in the labor force -- Women's occupations -- Money, income, and poverty -- Women and their children -- Child care and elder care -- Women in American politics -- Women as victims -- Women as criminals -- Women's health -- Important names and addresses -- Resources -- Index.
Discusses the state of women in the United States, including stereotypes and discrimination, jobs and the workplace, income and poverty, child and elder care, education, health, crime by and against women, and the special problems facing female minorities.
Description based on print version record.