ERIC Number: ED323152
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
American Woman 1990-91: A Status Report. Third Edition.
Rix, Sara E., Ed.
This volume provides an overview of how U.S. women and their families are faring. The contents include statistical information and articles on women's issues and documents the progress for and by women. The topics covered include: (1) African American families in the United States; (2) women and affordable housing; (3) child care; (4) gender equality and employment policy; (5) women and contingent work; (6) women in medical school; (7) women in business; (8) women in art; (9) Hispanic women; (10) Asian and Pacific American women; (11) American Indian women; (12) U.S. women's movement today; (13) women and the peace movement; and (14) emergence and growth of women's studies programs. Tables, charts, statistical data, and an extensive bibliography also are included. (NL)
Descriptors: Civil Rights, Family (Sociological Unit), Family Status, Feminism, Higher Education, Minority Groups, Sex Bias, Statistical Data, Womens Studies
W.W. Norton and Company, Inc., 500 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10110 (paperback--ISBN-0-393-30686-0--$10.95; hardback--ISBN-0-393-02840-2--$22.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Women's Research & Education Inst., Washington, DC.