Race, Gender, and Work

A Multi-cultural Economic History of Women in the United States
Author: Teresa L. Amott,Julie A. Matthaei
Publisher: South End Press
ISBN: 9780896085374
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 442
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'The lives of working women and their contributions to American economic history are considered in a fine blend of biography and social and political history.' Reviewer's BookwatchWith new data on women's economic status in the 1990s, this classic feminist book explores the intersecting effects of race and gender on women from diverse backgrounds.

Women of Color and Southern Women

A Bibliography of Social Research 1975-1988 Supplement
Author: Andrea Timberlake,Lynn W. Cannon,Rebecca F. Guy
Publisher: University of Memphis, The, Center for Research on Women
ISBN: 9780962132728
Category: Social Science
Page: 142
View: 1976

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The Harvard Guide to African-American History


Author: Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham,Leon F. Litwack,Darlene Clark Hine
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674002760
Category: Social Science
Page: 923
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Compiles information and interpretations on the past 500 years of African American history, containing essays on historical research aids, bibliographies, resources for womens' issues, and an accompanying CD-ROM providing bibliographical entries.

Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women

Global Women's Issues and Knowledge
Author: Cheris Kramarae,Dale Spender
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135963150
Category: Reference
Page: 2050
View: 9994

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For a full list of entries and contributors, sample entries, and more, visit the Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women website. Featuring comprehensive global coverage of women's issues and concerns, from violence and sexuality to feminist theory, the Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women brings the field into the new millennium. In over 900 signed A-Z entries from US and Europe, Asia, the Americas, Oceania, and the Middle East, the women who pioneered the field from its inception collaborate with the new scholars who are shaping the future of women's studies to create the new standard work for anyone who needs information on women-related subjects.

Wings of Gauze

Women of Color and the Experience of Health and Illness
Author: Barbara Bair,Susan E. Cayleff
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814323021
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 393
View: 414

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An anthology on health and illness as experienced by women of color in the US. Written by community activists, health professionals, and scholars in the social sciences and humanities, the essays address the interconnections of psychological and physical health; ideas of traditional medicine among various minority groups; historical perspectives of culture as a factor in medicine; breast cancer; and health issues affected by federal and institutional policy--rape and domestic violence, reproductive rights, substance abuse, and sexually transmitted disease. Paper edition (2302-2), $19.95. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Integrating all women into the curriculum


Author: Elizabeth Higginbotham,Memphis State University. Center for Research on Women,Research Clearinghouse and Curriculum Integration Project on Women of Color and Southern Women
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Education
Page: 98
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Reference Books Bulletin


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Reference books
Page: N.A
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A compilation of evaluations appearing in Reference books bulletin (a section of the journal, Booklist)

Guides to Library Collection Development


Author: John Thomas Gillespie,Ralph J. Folcarelli
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: N.A
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 441
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Designed to enhance collection development in school, public, and college libraries, this work annotates 1,671 significant bibliographies that were published between 1985 and late 1993, with some earlier but still useful publications included as well. Entries are divided into three major categories

Readings in the Marriage and Family Experience

Intimate Relationships in a Changing Society
Author: Bryan Strong,Christine DeVault,Barbara Werner Sayad
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780534537630
Category: Family & Relationships
Page: 128
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This expanded reader contains articles, essays, excerpts from books, journals, magazines, and newspapers on the topic of marriage and family. They have all been carefully selected for their diverse and stimulating content. To encourage discussion and introspection, critical thinking questions are included for each reading.

The Marriage and Family Experience

Intimate Relationships in a Changing Society
Author: Bryan Strong,Christine DeVault,Barbara Werner Sayad
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780534537579
Category: Families
Page: 775
View: 978

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This text presents the study of marriage and family in a manner that enlarges both personal and intellectual understanding. It maintains the viewpoint throughout the text that families need to be cherished, honored, and supported. The book's approach is interdisciplinary, incorporating work from sociology, psychology, history, economics, folklore, communications, and literature.

Let Nobody Turn Us Around

Voices of Resistance, Reform, and Renewal : an African American Anthology
Author: Manning Marable
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780847683468
Category: Social Science
Page: 674
View: 3437

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One of America's most prominent historians and a noted feminist bring together the most important political writings and testimonials from African-Americans over three centuries.

The Women's Movement

Reference and Resources
Author: Barbara Ryan
Publisher: Macmillan Reference USA
ISBN: N.A
Category: Reference
Page: 339
View: 2784

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In this book the author has compiled a comprehensive annotated bibliography of critical resources associated with the most consequential matters facing the women's movement.