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The Shriver report : a woman's nation pushes back from the brink : a study / by Maria Shriver and the Center for American Progress ; edited by Olivia Morgan and Karen Skelton, with Becky Beland ... [et. al.].

Shriver, Maria. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 1137279745
  • ISBN: 9781137279743
  • Description: viii, 421 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult New Books New 361.1/Shriver (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main NEW HN 59.2 .S67 2014 (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 361.1097/SHRIVER (Text to phone) Checked out 10/01/2014

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Note: Julie's story. How we got here. Power. Powerful and powerless / Maria Shriver -- The workplace. A woman's place is in the middle class / Heather Boushey -- The family. Marriage, motherhood, and men / Ann O'Leary -- Education. Get smart: A 21st century education for all women / Dr. Anthony P. Carnevale and Dr. Nicole Smith -- Nikki's story -- Why we must push back. The consequences of living on the brink. Britani's story -- The nation reimagined. The vision. A new America that cares / Anne-Marie Slaughter -- Public solutions. Putting women at the center of policymaking / Melissa Boteach and Shawn Fremstad, and introducing the Shriver Corps -- Private solutions. What if employers put women at the center of their workplace policies? / Ellen Galinsky, James T. Bond, and Eve Tahmincioglu, and introducing the Thrive Index -- Personal solutions. Personal action, collective impact / Anne Mosle and introducing Life Ed -- It's time to push back. Where do we go from here? / Olivia Morgan and Karen Skelton -- 10 things you can do to power a woman's nation -- Increasing economic opportunities for women: the right thing to do, and the smart thing to do / Hillary Rodham Clinton -- Appendix. Failure to adapt to changing families leaves women economically vulnerable / Anna Greenberg, David Walker, Alex Lundry, and Alicia Downs.
Morgan, Olivia. (Added Author). Center for American Progress. (Added Author).

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