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Author Furchtgott-Roth, Diana.
Title Women's figures : an illustrated guide to the economic progress of women in America / Diana Furchtgott-Roth.
Published Washington, D.C. : AEI Press, c2012.
Book Cover

 Floor3  HQ1426 .F885 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xiv, 197 p. : ill. (mostly col.) ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-185) and index.
Contents Facts and myths about women at work and in politics -- Reaching the top: women's educational attainment -- The marriage penalty, social security disincentives, and other ways government programs increase poverty among women -- Way to go, female entrepreneurs! -- The success of minority women -- Mirror, mirror, on the wall, which country is the fairest of them all? -- Do feminist organizations serve women today? -- Conclusions.
Subject Women -- United States -- Economic conditions -- 20th century -- Statistics.
Sex discrimination in employment -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Statistics.
Sex discrimination against women -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Statistics.
Related Names American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.
Independent Women's Forum (Organization)
ISBN 0844772410 (cloth)
9780844772417 (cloth)
9780844772424 (pbk.)
0844772429 (pbk.)
9780844772431 (ebook)
0844772437 (ebook)
Standard # 40021126480
OCLC number 765487032