Women's Lives in History: Women in Politics and Government, 1st Edition

  • Amanda Lanser
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1680774875
  • ISBN-13: 9781680774870
  • DDC: 320.082
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released November 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Women have made a difference in every field imaginable, and they continue to do so today. Women's Lives in History introduces readers to dozens of these remarkable people. Women in Politics and Government features groundbreaking activists, senators, judges, prime ministers, and many other political figures. Compelling text and vivid photographs bring these women to life. Features include essential facts, a timeline, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Breaking Ground.
2: Setting the Stage for Change.
3: Making Waves in Court and Congress.
4: Women Rising.
5: Women in the Political Mainstream.
6: New Millennium, New Milestones.
7: Facing Challenges.
8: Breaking Glass Ceilings.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.