America's Women

Women in Contemporary Latin American Novels: Psychoanalysis and Gendered Violence (Literatures of the Americas)

Women in Contemporary Latin American Novels: Psychoanalysis and Gendered Violence (Literatures of the Americas) by Beatriz L. Botero
English | 21 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319681575 | 148 Pages | PDF | 1.47 MB

This book explores the relationship between psychoanalysis, literary criticism and contemporary literature. Focusing on Latin America, and using examples from Brazilian, Colombian, Chilean, Puerto Rican, and Mexican literature,

Women, Travel, and Science in Nineteenth-Century Americas: The Politics of Observation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 16, 2017
Women, Travel, and Science in Nineteenth-Century Americas: The Politics of Observation

Women, Travel, and Science in Nineteenth-Century Americas: The Politics of Observation By Nina Gerassi-Navarro
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 286 Pages | ISBN : 331961505X | 6.18 MB

This book offers a new and insightful look at the interconnections between the United States, Brazil and Mexico during the nineteenth century. Gerassi-Navarro brings together U.S. and Latin American Studies with her analysis of the travel narratives of Frances Calderón de la Barca and Elizabeth Cary Agassiz.

Democratic Sports: Men's and Women's College Athletics during the Great Depression  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at April 22, 2018
Democratic Sports: Men's and Women's College Athletics during the Great Depression

Democratic Sports: Men's and Women's College Athletics during the Great Depression by Brad Austin
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1557287589 | 310 Pages | PDF | 4.6 MB

American public universities suffered tremendous funding cuts during the 1930s, yet they were also responsible for educating increasing numbers of students. The mounting financial troubles, coupled with a perceived increase in the number of “radical” student activists, contributed to a general sense of crisis on American college campuses.

Women Spacefarers: Sixty Different Paths to Space  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at April 22, 2018
Women Spacefarers: Sixty Different Paths to Space

Women Spacefarers: Sixty Different Paths to Space By Umberto Cavallaro
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 434 Pages | ISBN : 3319340476 | 36.28 MB

This book tells the fascinating stories of the valiant women who broke down barriers to join the space program. Beginning with the orbital flight of USSR cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova in 1963, they became players in the greatest adventure of our time. The author contextualizes their accomplishments in light of the political and cultural climate, from the Cold War in the background to the changing status of women in society at large during the Seventies.

The Influence Effect: A New Path to Power for Women Leaders [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at April 22, 2018
The Influence Effect: A New Path to Power for Women Leaders [Audiobook]

The Influence Effect: A New Path to Power for Women Leaders [Audiobook] by Kathryn Heath, Jill Flynn, Mary Davis Holt, Diana Faison
English | October 2nd, 2017 | ASIN: B075ZYYRBL, ISBN: 1520084943 | MP3@64 kbps | 5 hrs | 137.97 MB
Narrator: Anna Crowe

It's pure myth that women need to be more aggressive to succeed. Since the time when Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In was first published in 2013, one thing has become strikingly clear: leaning in simply isn't enough to turn the tide. To the contrary, studies show that imitating male behavior doesn't translate to professional advancement for women. The distinctive missing link is influence.
Hearts And Minds: The Untold Story of the Great Pilgrimage and How Women Won the Vote

Hearts And Minds: The Untold Story of the Great Pilgrimage and How Women Won the Vote by Jane Robinson
English | January 11th, 2018 | ASIN: B06Y5VX5VP, ISBN: 0857523910 | 384 Pages | EPUB | 43.43 MB

Set against the colourful background of the entire campaign for women to win the vote, Hearts and Minds tells the remarkable and inspiring story of the suffragists' march on London.

The Ways Women Age: Using and Refusing Cosmetic Intervention  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at April 22, 2018
The Ways Women Age: Using and Refusing Cosmetic Intervention

Abigail T. Brooks, "The Ways Women Age: Using and Refusing Cosmetic Intervention"
2017 | ISBN-10: 0814724108, 0814724051 | 288 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The Art of Boudoir Photography: How to Create Stunning Photographs of Women  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at April 21, 2018
The Art of Boudoir Photography: How to Create Stunning Photographs of Women

The Art of Boudoir Photography: How to Create Stunning Photographs of Women by Christa Meola
English | 6 Dec. 2012 | ISBN: 0321862708 | 272 Pages | PDF | 20.99 MB
Strategic Sisterhood: The National Council of Negro Women in the Black Freedom Struggle

Strategic Sisterhood: The National Council of Negro Women in the Black Freedom Struggle by Rebecca Tuuri
2018 | ISBN: 1469638908, 1469638894 | English | 338 pages | EPUB | 12 MB

Mother Tongue: A Saga of Three Generations of Balkan Women  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at April 21, 2018
Mother Tongue: A Saga of Three Generations of Balkan Women

Mother Tongue: A Saga of Three Generations of Balkan Women by Tania Romanov
English | March 1st, 2018 | ASIN: B079N8KGSV, ISBN: 1609521528, 1609521277 | 340 Pages | EPUB | 4.78 MB

What is your mother tongue? Sometimes the simplest questions take a book to answer. Such is the case with Tania Romanov’s story.