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The women who broke all the rules : how the choices of a generation changed our lives

Author: Susan B Evans; Joan P Avis
Publisher: Naperville, IL : Sourcebooks, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The eighteen million women born in the first years of the baby boom grew up anticipating a life of rules -- go to college, get married, have a family. But when the time came, the cultural, social and political tumult of the late 1960s catapulted them into options that no previous generation had even considered.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan B Evans; Joan P Avis
ISBN: 1570714304 9781570714306 1570714282 9781570714283
OCLC Number: 39257576
Description: xx, 232 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Who We Are As Women --
1 See Myself as an Accidental Pioneer --
By the Time I Got to College, They Changed All the Rules --
I was a Foot Soldier in the Sexual Revolution --
I've Become the Person My Mother Hoped I'd Marry --
I Like the Journey As Much As the Destination --
Who we Are As a Generation --
I've Made Lifestyle Choices That Surprised Even Me --
I've Grown, What's His Problem? --
I'm Blessed to Have Women Friends Who are the Backbone of My Life --
I Tell Women to Keep Walking and Remember to Pass the Torch.
Responsibility: Susan B. Evans, Joan P. Avis.

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The eighteen million women born in the first years of the baby boom grew up anticipating a life of rules -- go to college, get married, have a family. But when the time came, the cultural, social and political tumult of the late 1960s catapulted them into options that no previous generation had even considered.

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