American Women Leaders
1,560 Current Biographies
About the Book
This reference work contains entries on 1,560 women who have excelled in their careers to become well-known leaders in politics, business, education and culture. From Justice Cynthia Aaron to business executive Andrea Zoop, it includes women of many races, nations of origin, economic backgrounds, and fields of interest to present a wide-ranging group of leaders who can be considered positive role models of achievement. Each entry gives an informative biography, including up-to-date details of accomplishments.
About the Author(s)
Carol Hooks Hawkins
Format: hardcover (7 x 10)
Bibliographic Info: 1507 photos, index
Copyright Date: 2009
Table of Contents
American Women Leaders 1
Appendix 1. Occupational Listing 383
Appendix 2. Geographical Listing 391
Book Reviews & Awards
“objective and well researched…recommended”—ARBA; “valuable…The author’s selection of leaders whose lives and achievements stand as role models for future generations results in a book that is both a useful reference work and simply an interesting read”—Feminist Collections; “a useful directory”—Reference Reviews.