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Gender and women's leadership : a reference handbook

Author: Karen O'Connor
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Reference, ©2010.
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Provides an authoritative reference resource on leadership issues specific to women and gender.
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Gender and women's leadership
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Rerence, c2010
(DLC) 2010009457
(OCoLC)500824567
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karen O'Connor
ISBN: 9781412979344 141297934X
OCLC Number: 568741234
Description: 1 online resource (2 v. (xxxi, 1059 p.)) : ill.
Contents: Vol. 1. Overview : feminist theories of leadership / Lisa Pace Vetter --
The development of children's perceptions of leadership / Kimberlee Salmond and Paula Fleshman --
The consequences of gender for women's political leadership / Georgia Duerst-Lahti --
Intersectionalities of race and gender and leadership / Wendy G. Smooth --
Women's leadership within their communities / Erin E. O'Brien and Jennifer Shea --
Women's political ambition / Jennifer L. Lawless --
Overview : history of women's public leadership / Lois Duke Whitaker --
Women's leadership and third-wave feminism / Kathleen Iannello --
Women as leaders in Congress / Courtenay W. Daum --
Women as leaders in executive service / Julie Dolan --
Women judges as leaders / Alixandra B. Yanus --
Women as leaders in the military / Judith Hicks Stiehm --
Women in state legislatures / Sue Thomas --
Women in local government ; Spotlight : Shirley Franklin / Laura van Assendelft --
Viewing women's political leadership through a rural electoral lens : Canada as a case study / Louise Carbert --
Women's organizations as leaders in finding and supporting female candidates / Peter L. Francia --
Roadblocks on the path to political leadership : women's roles in congressional elections, incumbency, and parties / Barbara Palmer and Dennis Simon --
The mentor gap : a barrier to women in legislative leadership / Cindy Simon Rosenthal --
Overview : history of women leaders in social movements / Karen O'Connor and Alixandra B. Yanus --
Women as leaders in the progressive movement / Camilla Stivers --
Women leaders in the civil rights movement / Belinda Robnett --
Spotlight : Anita Hill / Marla H. Kohlman --
Women as leaders in the Latina/o movement / Linda Lay Mancillas --
Women's leadership in the environmental movement / Cecilia M. Herles --
Women's leadership in liberal PACs / Jamie Pimlott --
Women as leaders in conservative women's organizations / Ronee Schreiber --
Women as leaders in lesbian organizations / Karen O'Connor and Alixandra B. Yanus --
Women's leadership in the domestic violence movement / Juley Fulcher and Shaina Goodman --
Women's leadership in the fight against human trafficking / Theresa Loar and Laura Ardito --
Women as leaders to achieve equal rights in the workplace / Carolyn B. Maloney --
Women leaders in the peace/antiwar movements / Carolyn M. Stephenson --
Overview : women's leadership in the global context / Medha Nanivadekar --
Women's leadership and the United Nations in the global women's rights movement / Jolynn Shoemaker and Allison Adams-Alwine --
Spotlight : Melanne Verveer / Stephanie Foster --
Women as presidents, prime ministers, and government ministers / Pamela Paxton and Melanie M. Hughes --
Women's political leadership in the European Union / Yvonne Galligan and Fiona Buckley --
Women's leadership in Africa / Rosemarie Skaine --
Women's leadership in Latin America / Judith Gentleman --
Women's leadership in the Middle East and North Africa / Zeina Zaatari --
Women's leadership in the South Pacific / Rae Nicholl --
Women's leadership in Asia / Hasna Jasimuddin Moudud --
Women's leadership in Japan and Taiwan / Joyce Gelb --
Women's leadership in the Russian Federation, Ukraine, and Belarus / Dawn Nowacki and Sue Davis --
Women's leadership in Eurasia / Sue Davis and Dawn Nowacki --
Overview : women leaders in the business and profit sector / Barbara Bird --
Women as leaders in the union movement / Silke Roth --
Women as leaders in international microfinance / Deborah Burand --
Women as entrepreneurs and business owners / Dorothy Perrin Moore --
Spotlight : Mary Kay Ash / Daniel Alef --
Women lawyers as leaders / Mary Clark --
Women's leadership in corporate America / Catherine H. Tinsley and Emily T. Amanatullah. Vol. 2. Overview : women as leaders in religion and religious organizations / Georgie Ann Weatherby --
Women as leaders in Buddhism / Karma Lekshe Tsomo --
Women as leaders in Catholicism / Mary E. Hunt --
Women as leaders in Hinduism / Vanaja Dhruvarajan --
Women as leaders in Islam / Ahmed E. Souaiaia --
Women as leaders in Judaism / Shifra Bronznick, Didi Goldenhar, and Joanna Samuels --
Women as leaders in Mormonism / Dorothy Allred Solomon --
Women as leaders in the Pentecostal/Charismatic religions / Estrelda Alexander --
Women as leaders in Protestant denominations / Melissa Deckman --
Overview : women as leaders in academia / Jana Nidiffer --
Women as leaders in women's colleges / Irene Harwarth --
Women's leadership in education : university presidents / Susan R. Madsen --
Women's leadership in historically black colleges and universities / Gaetane Jean-Marie --
Women's leadership in the development of African American studies / Renee T. White --
Women's leadership in the development of Latina/o studies / Edwina Barvosa and Michelle P. Baca --
Women's leadership in the development of American Indian studies / Clara Sue Kidwell --
Women's leadership in the development of women and gender studies / Mekell T. Mikell, Swapna Pathak, and Laura R. Woliver --
Spotlight : Elizabeth Fox-Genovese / Shelia O'Connor-Ambrose --
Women's leadership in biology / Shirley Key --
Women's leadership in mathematics / Mary W. Gray --
Women's leadership in anthropology / Keri Vacanti Brondo --
Women's leadership in economics / Ivy Broder --
Women's leadership in political science / Shauna Lani Shames --
Women's leadership in sociology / Gillian Niebrugge, Patricia Lengermann, and Bette Dickerson --
Women's leadership in engineering / Teresa L. Larkin --
Overview : leadership in women's health / Marian Lief Palley --
Women's leadership in the development of nursing / Karen Kelly --
Women's leadership in the development of medicine / Reshma Jagsi --
Spotlight : Alvenia Fulton / Frederick Douglass Opie --
Women's leadership in the reproductive rights movement / Jessica Waters --
Women as leaders in the contraceptive movement / Carole McCann --
Spotlight : Margaret Sanger / Karen O'Connor --
Overview : women in the media / Lynne Perri --
Women as leaders in broadcast TV news and print journalism / Jane Hall --
Women as leaders in the digital age / Morra Aarons-Mele --
Women as leaders in television / Natalie Greene --
Women as leaders in public relations / Dionne C. Clemons --
Women as leaders in alternative media / Danna L. Walker --
Women as leaders in television news / Gemma Puglisi --
Spotlight : Barbara Walters / Jon L. Weakley --Overview : women in sports / Mary A. Hums --
Women's leadership in the Olympic movement / Mary A. Hums --
Women's leadership in the enactment and enforcement of Title IX / Athena Yiamouyiannis --
Women as leaders in intercollegiate athletics / Heidi Grappendorf --
Women as leaders in professional sport / Meghan O'Connor McDonogh --
Spotlight : Billie Jean King / Meghan O'Connor McDonogh --
Women as leaders in sports education / Glenna G. Bower --
Overview : women in the arts / Ming Turner --
Women's leadership in the fine arts / Wendy Slatkin --
Women's leadership in the performing arts / Mary Buckley --
Women's leadership in western music since 1800 / Rachel Lumsden --
Women writers as leaders / Martine Watson Brownley --
Women's leadership in fashion design / Jane Tynan --
Women's leadership in romance fiction scholarship / Stephanie Moody --
Women's leadership in interior design / John C. Turpin and Denise A. Guerin --
Overview : women's leadership in selected public policy advocacy arenas / M. Margaret Conway --
Women's political leadership : what's wrong with the American state and how to fix it / Eileen McDonagh --
Spotlight : a woman president? / Eleanor Clift.
Responsibility: editor, Karen O'Connor.

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