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Let me tell you what I've learned : Texas wisewomen speak

Author: Paula Jo Pierce
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2002.
Series: Louann Atkins Temple women & culture series, bk. 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this collection of interviews conducted by P.J. Pierce, 25 Texas women ranging in age from 53 to 93 share the wisdom they've acquired through living unconventional lives. Responding to the question "What have you found that really matters about life?" they offer keen insights into motherhood, career challenges, being a minority, marriage and widowhood, anger, assertiveness, managing change, persevering, power,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Interviews
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pierce, Paula Jo.
Let me tell you what I've learned.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2002
(OCoLC)606889607
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paula Jo Pierce
ISBN: 0292765932 9780292765931 0292765940 9780292765948
OCLC Number: 48474093
Description: xii, 302 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Barbara Jordan --
Liz Carpenter --
Marj Carpenter --
Jody Conradt --
Wilhelmina Delco --
Linda Ellerbee --
Juliet Villarreal García --
Carmen Lomas Garza --
Glenna Goodacre --
Kay Bailey Hutchison --
Barbara Jacket --
Edith Irby Jones --
Ninfa Laurenzo --
Amy Freeman Lee --
Sarah McClendon --
Diana Natalicio --
Violette Newton --
Guadalupe C. Quintanilla --
Louise B. Raggio --
Irma Rangel --
Ann Richards --
Mary Lou Robinson --
Sarah Weddington --
Judith Zaffirini --
Epilogue / Pauline Durrett Robertson.
Series Title: Louann Atkins Temple women & culture series, bk. 4.
Responsibility: PJ Pierce ; foreword by Liz Carpenter.
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Barbara Jordan spoke for many Texas women when she told a reporter, "I get from the soil and spirit of Texas the feeling that I, as an individual, can accomplish whatever I want to, and that there  Read more...

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