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Women of Influence (About America)


Women of Influence (About America)

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This collection chronicles how 21 notable American women broke new ground, some by championing equal rights for all and others by their accomplishments in fields such as government, literature, and even in war.
Material Type: Open Textbook
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: November 17, 2008
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 22, 2014
Submitter: Judy Baker
Keywords: journalism, Jane Addams, women in journalism, women i, women in architecture, Sandra Day O'Connor, minority women, women and social causes, women in science, Nobel Prize winner, muckraking, Eleanor Roosevelt, women in government, Wilma Mankiller, Clara Barton, Civil War, Nellie Bly, U.S. women in the 20th century, education for women, women and the Nobel Prize, Hull House, Supreme Court justice, around the world trip, settlement house, women in law, American Red Cross, women and philanthropy, social reformer


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: web browser, internet connection or PDF reader
Language: English
Material Version: 2006
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: yes
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
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