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The Resource A voice of our own : leading American women celebrate the right to vote, edited by Nancy M. Neuman ; foreword by Becky Cain

A voice of our own : leading American women celebrate the right to vote, edited by Nancy M. Neuman ; foreword by Becky Cain

Label
A voice of our own : leading American women celebrate the right to vote
Title
A voice of our own
Title remainder
leading American women celebrate the right to vote
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nancy M. Neuman ; foreword by Becky Cain
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Conceived by the League of Women Voters to honor the 75th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States--the amendment that guaranteed women the right to vote
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
324.6/23/0973
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1896
LC item number
.V65 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A voice of our own : leading American women celebrate the right to vote, edited by Nancy M. Neuman ; foreword by Becky Cain
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Foreword by Becky Cain, President, League of Women Voters of the United States."
  • Includes index
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Cartoon / Nicole Hollander -- Family, work, and community. Women, work, and family / Judy Woodruff -- Do what is right / Esther Peterson -- My life with the League of Women Voters / Anne Firor Scott -- Keepers of the culture / Corinne C. "Lindy" Boggs -- My democracy / Barbara Davis Blum -- Challenges and change in one woman's life / Rosalynn Carter -- Our collective challenges. Equal opportunity for recovery / Betty Ford -- Harvard medicine in the women's era / Bernadine Healy -- Our collective challenges / Donna Shalala -- Whose nation is this? / Antonia Hernández -- For the next generation. A call to action / Hillary Rodham Clinton -- Entering the twenty-first century - on our own terms / Wilma P. Mankiller -- Small steps, giant leaps / Condoleezza Rice
  • Contents (cont.): My daughter's generation / Maria Luisa Mercado -- Imagining the real future / Nancy Y. Bekavac
  • Contents: A vote of our own. My vote, my self / Mary Chapin Carpenter -- Impact / Gwen Ifill -- Finding America / Rebecca Walker -- Our struggle for full citizenship. Women who shaped the Constitution / Rosalynn Carter -- Lessons from the Woman Suffrage Movement / Lucinda Desha Robb -- The politics of sisterhood / Elisabeth Griffith -- The women's movement across generations / Sarah McClendon -- American democracy: a Puerto Rican perspective / Sara E. Meléndez -- No more sound of silence / Martina Navratilova -- Breaking the barriers of discrimination. A gift of the spirit / Mary Adelia Rosamond McLeod -- Turning the world rightside up / Beverly J. Harvard -- Or you can get to work / Ada E. Deer -- Gender, race, and democracy / Diane C. Yu
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 265 p.
Isbn
9780787902315
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
96001349
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
ocm34116564
Label
A voice of our own : leading American women celebrate the right to vote, edited by Nancy M. Neuman ; foreword by Becky Cain
Publication
Note
  • "Foreword by Becky Cain, President, League of Women Voters of the United States."
  • Includes index
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Cartoon / Nicole Hollander -- Family, work, and community. Women, work, and family / Judy Woodruff -- Do what is right / Esther Peterson -- My life with the League of Women Voters / Anne Firor Scott -- Keepers of the culture / Corinne C. "Lindy" Boggs -- My democracy / Barbara Davis Blum -- Challenges and change in one woman's life / Rosalynn Carter -- Our collective challenges. Equal opportunity for recovery / Betty Ford -- Harvard medicine in the women's era / Bernadine Healy -- Our collective challenges / Donna Shalala -- Whose nation is this? / Antonia Hernández -- For the next generation. A call to action / Hillary Rodham Clinton -- Entering the twenty-first century - on our own terms / Wilma P. Mankiller -- Small steps, giant leaps / Condoleezza Rice
  • Contents (cont.): My daughter's generation / Maria Luisa Mercado -- Imagining the real future / Nancy Y. Bekavac
  • Contents: A vote of our own. My vote, my self / Mary Chapin Carpenter -- Impact / Gwen Ifill -- Finding America / Rebecca Walker -- Our struggle for full citizenship. Women who shaped the Constitution / Rosalynn Carter -- Lessons from the Woman Suffrage Movement / Lucinda Desha Robb -- The politics of sisterhood / Elisabeth Griffith -- The women's movement across generations / Sarah McClendon -- American democracy: a Puerto Rican perspective / Sara E. Meléndez -- No more sound of silence / Martina Navratilova -- Breaking the barriers of discrimination. A gift of the spirit / Mary Adelia Rosamond McLeod -- Turning the world rightside up / Beverly J. Harvard -- Or you can get to work / Ada E. Deer -- Gender, race, and democracy / Diane C. Yu
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 265 p.
Isbn
9780787902315
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
96001349
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
ocm34116564

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