skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

"The only woman in the room" : the Norma Paulus story

Author: Norma Paulus; Gail Wells; Patricia Amacher
Publisher: Corvallis, OR : Oregon State University Press, [2017]
Series: Women and politics in the Pacific Northwest.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Engaging and opinionated, charming and forceful, Norma Paulus was widely covered in statewide and national newspapers and television during her eventful, sometimes controversial political career. The  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Paulus, Norma.
Only woman in the room".
Corvallis, OR : Oregon State University Press, [2017]
(DLC) 2017003878
(OCoLC)961159979
Named Person: Norma Paulus; Norma Paulus
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Norma Paulus; Gail Wells; Patricia Amacher
ISBN: 9780870718960 0870718967
OCLC Number: 1005887908
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Contents --
Foreword by Wallace P. Carson Jr. --
Tribute by Liz Paulus, Fritz Paulus, and Jennifer Viviano --
Note on Sources --
1. The Early Years --
2. Freshman in the House --
3. Champion of the Environment --
4. Land-Use Pioneer --
5. A Journey to Feminism --
6. Sunshine in Government --
7. An Historic Election --
8. Keeping Oregon Honest --
9. The Rajneeshee Affair --
10. Heartbreak and Consolation Prize --
11. Oregonâ#x80;#x99;s Chief Educator --
12. A Legacy of Service --
Acknowledgments --
Notes
Series Title: Women and politics in the Pacific Northwest.
Responsibility: Norma Paulus ; with Gail Wells and Pat McCord Amacher.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Wells and Amacher succeed in presenting a detailed view of Paulus' exuberant (and sometimes pricklish) personality and of her strong ambitions. In short, her story is well worth preserving for Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1005887908<\/a>> # \"The only woman in the room\" : the Norma Paulus story<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:MediaObject<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a>, schema:Book<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"1005887908<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/oru<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/politicians<\/a>> ; # Politicians<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/politics_and_government<\/a>> ; # Politics and government<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/328.73092\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/women_politicians_oregon<\/a>> ; # Women politicians--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/women_politicians<\/a>> ; # Women politicians<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/women_legislators_oregon<\/a>> ; # Women legislators--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/legislators_oregon<\/a>> ; # Legislators--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/feminists<\/a>> ; # Feminists<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Place\/oregon<\/a>> ; # Oregon.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Event\/since_1951<\/a>> ; # Since 1951<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Person\/paulus_norma<\/a>> ; # Norma Paulus<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/politicians_oregon<\/a>> ; # Politicians--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/women_legislators<\/a>> ; # Women legislators<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/lawyers_oregon<\/a>> ; # Lawyers--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/legislators<\/a>> ; # Legislators<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/lawyers<\/a>> ; # Lawyers<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/feminists_oregon<\/a>> ; # Feminists--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Person\/paulus_norma<\/a>> ; # Norma Paulus<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Person\/amacher_patricia_1953<\/a>> ; # Patricia Amacher<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Person\/wells_gail_1952<\/a>> ; # Gail Wells<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> schema:EBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2017<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Contents -- Foreword by Wallace P. Carson Jr. -- Tribute by Liz Paulus, Fritz Paulus, and Jennifer Viviano -- Note on Sources -- 1. The Early Years -- 2. Freshman in the House -- 3. Champion of the Environment -- 4. Land-Use Pioneer -- 5. A Journey to Feminism -- 6. Sunshine in Government -- 7. An Historic Election -- 8. Keeping Oregon Honest -- 9. The Rajneeshee Affair -- 10. Heartbreak and Consolation Prize -- 11. Oregon\u00E2#x80;#x99;s Chief Educator -- 12. A Legacy of Service -- Acknowledgments -- Notes<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/4538733991<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Biographies<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Electronic books<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Biography<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isPartOf<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Series\/women_and_politics_in_the_pacific_northwest<\/a>> ; # Women and politics in the Pacific Northwest.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/961159979<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"\"The only woman in the room\" : the Norma Paulus story<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"1005887908<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <https:\/\/public.ebookcentral.proquest.com\/choice\/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=5097090<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <https:\/\/muse.jhu.edu\/book\/56397\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780870718960<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1005887908<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/328.73092\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Event\/since_1951<\/a>> # Since 1951<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Since 1951<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Person\/amacher_patricia_1953<\/a>> # Patricia Amacher<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1953<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Amacher<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Patricia<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Patricia Amacher<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Person\/paulus_norma<\/a>> # Norma Paulus<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Paulus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Norma<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Norma Paulus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Person\/wells_gail_1952<\/a>> # Gail Wells<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1952<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Wells<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Gail<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Gail Wells<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Place\/oregon<\/a>> # Oregon.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Oregon.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Oregon<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Series\/women_and_politics_in_the_pacific_northwest<\/a>> # Women and politics in the Pacific Northwest.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1005887908<\/a>> ; # \"The only woman in the room\" : the Norma Paulus story<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Women and politics in the Pacific Northwest.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Women and politics in the Pacific Northwest<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/feminists<\/a>> # Feminists<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Feminists<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/feminists_oregon<\/a>> # Feminists--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Feminists--Oregon<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/lawyers<\/a>> # Lawyers<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Lawyers<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/lawyers_oregon<\/a>> # Lawyers--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Lawyers--Oregon<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/legislators<\/a>> # Legislators<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Legislators<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/legislators_oregon<\/a>> # Legislators--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Legislators--Oregon<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/politicians<\/a>> # Politicians<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Politicians<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/politicians_oregon<\/a>> # Politicians--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Politicians--Oregon<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/politics_and_government<\/a>> # Politics and government<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Politics and government<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/women_legislators<\/a>> # Women legislators<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Women legislators<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/women_legislators_oregon<\/a>> # Women legislators--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Women legislators--Oregon<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/women_politicians<\/a>> # Women politicians<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Women politicians<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4538733991#Topic\/women_politicians_oregon<\/a>> # Women politicians--Oregon<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Women politicians--Oregon<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/oru<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"oru<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780870718960<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0870718967<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780870718960<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/961159979<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:label<\/a> \"Only woman in the room\".<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Print version:<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1005887908<\/a>> ; # \"The only woman in the room\" : the Norma Paulus story<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n