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When everything changed : the amazing journey of American women from 1960 to the present

Author: Gail Collins
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Tells how American women got from there to here, in politics, fashion, economics, sex, families and work in the past five decades.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gail Collins
ISBN: 9780316059541 0316059544
OCLC Number: 297529783
Description: viii, 471 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Repudiating Rosie --
The way we lived --
Housework --
The ice cracks --
What happened? --
Civil rights --
The decline of the double standard --
Women's liberation --
Backlash --
"You're gonna make it after all" --
Work and children --
The 1980s --
having it all --
The nineties --
settling for less? --
The new millennium --
Hillary and Sarah...and Tahita.
Other Titles: Amazing journey of American women from 1960 to the present
Responsibility: Gail Collins.

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Gail Collins, the esteemed New York Times columnist and bestselling author recounts the astounding revolution in women's lives over the past 50 years.  Read more...
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"The new must-have text for modern feminists. Her simple message to our generation: We must not take our astounding journey for granted." Ami Angelwicz, "The Frisky.com""

 
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