American Women

Voices in the Kitchen: Views of Food and the World from Working-Class Mexican and Mexican American Women

Voices in the Kitchen: Views of Food and the World from Working-Class Mexican and Mexican American Women (Rio Grande/Río Bravo: Borderlands Culture and Traditions) by Meredith E. Abarca
English | 2006 | ISBN: 1585444774, 1585445312 | 264 pages | PDF | 7,2 MB

American Women in World War I: They Also Served (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 4, 2016
American Women in World War I: They Also Served (Repost)

Lettie Gavin, "American Women in World War I: They Also Served"
English | ISBN: 0870818252 | 2006 | EPUB/MOBI | 295 pages | 12 MB

A to Z of American Women in the Performing Arts {Repost}  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 30, 2016
A to Z of American Women in the Performing Arts {Repost}

A to Z of American Women in the Performing Arts (Facts on File Library of American History) by Liz Sonneborn
English | 31 Dec. 2001 | ISBN: 0816043981 | 264 Pages | PDF | MB

This resource presents biographies of American women in the performing arts from the 19th century onwards. There are 150 entries profiling film, stage and TV actresses; dancers; musicians; opera stars; and performance artists. Each entry emphasizes the woman's contributions as an artist.

Answering the Call: African American Women in Higher Education Leadership  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Sept. 29, 2016
Answering the Call: African American Women in Higher Education Leadership

Answering the Call: African American Women in Higher Education Leadership (Journeys to Leadership Series) by Beverly L. Bower
English | Mar. 30, 2009 | ISBN: 1579222544, 1579222536 | 171 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Although much has been written about leaders and leadership, we unfortunately know little about women, particularly minority women, who fill this particular role.

A to Z of American Women in the Visual Arts  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 29, 2016
A to Z of American Women in the Visual Arts

A to Z of American Women in the Visual Arts (A to Z of Women) by Carol Kort
English | 31 Mar. 2002 | ISBN: 0816043973 | 273 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

A to Z of American Women in the Visual Arts is an informative reference work that covers American women in the world of the visual arts, from the eighteenth century to the present day.

A-Z of American Women Leaders and Activists {Repost}  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 28, 2016
A-Z of American Women Leaders and Activists {Repost}

A-Z of American Women Leaders and Activists (A to Z of Women) by Donna Langston
English | 30 Jun. 2002 | ISBN: 0816044686 | 305 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

A to Z of American Women Leaders and Activists features U.S. government officials, state and local officeholders as well as suffragist leaders, women's liberation leaders, and leaders in other sociopolitical movements.

A to Z of American Women Writers  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 28, 2016
A to Z of American Women Writers

A to Z of American Women Writers (A to Z of Women) by Carol Kort
English | 30 Jan. 2008 | ISBN: 0816066930 | 416 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Through poetry, essays, biographies, and editing, American women have had a long and significant impact on the art of writing. Millions of American women have told their own stories or the stories of others, or they've used writing as a way to create another world.
Our Sisters' Keepers: Nineteenth-century Benevolence Literature by American Women by Jill Bergman

Our Sisters' Keepers: Nineteenth-century Benevolence Literature by American Women by Jill Bergman
English | 31 Aug. 2005 | ISBN: 0817314679, 0817351930 | 312 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book contains essays on the roles played by women in forming American attitudes about benevolence and poverty relief. American culture has long had a conflicted relationship with assistance to the poor.
A Hunger So Wide and So Deep: American Women Speak Out on Eating Problems by Becky Thompson

A Hunger So Wide and So Deep: American Women Speak Out on Eating Problems by Becky Thompson
English | 1 Sept. 1994 | ISBN: 0816624348, 0816624356 | 176 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

This work challenges the popular notion that eating disorders occur only among white, well-to-do, heterosexual women. Based on in-depth life history interviews with African-American, Latina, and lesbian women, this book chronicles the effects of racism, poverty, sexism, acculturation, and sexual abuse on women's eating patterns and bodies.
African American Women's Health and Social Issues by Catherine Fisher Collins

African American Women's Health and Social Issues by Catherine Fisher Collins
English | July 30, 2006 | ISBN: 0275980820 | 231 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Written by a team of experts that includes doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists, and chemists, this handbook focuses on the diseases that pose the greatest threat to African American women today. Topics include African American women and heart disease, sickle cell, breast cancer, diabetes, HIV and AIDS, as well as mental illness.