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Women and Leadership Bibliography

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Cook, Blanche Wiesen. Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 1: 1884-1933. New York: Penguin, 1993.

Cook, Blanche Wiesen. Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 2 , The Defining Years, 1933-1938. New York: Penguin, 1999.

Devaki, Jain. Women, Development, and the UN: A Sixty Year Quest for Equality and Justice. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2005.

Evans, Sara. Tidal Wave: How Women Changed America at Century’s End. New York: Free Press, 2004.

Giddings, Paula. When and Where I Enter: The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America. Bantam, 1985.

Kaplan, Temma. Crazy for Democracy: Women in Grassroots Movements. New York: Routledge, 1997.

Kessler-Harris, Alice. In Pursuit of Equity: Women, Men, and the Quest for Economic Citizenship in 20th-Century America. NY: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Rosen, Ruth. The World Split Open: How the Modern Women’s Movement Changed the World. New York: Penguin Putnam, Inc., 2000.

Siegel, Deborah. Sisterhood, Interrupted: From Radical Women to Girls Gone Wild. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

Springer, Kimberly. Living for the Revolution: Black Feminist Organizations 1968-1980. Duke Univ. Press, 2005.

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