Books tagged: women in politics

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Red is the New Black: How Women Can Fashion a More Powerful America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,600. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Red Is the New Black challenges the assumption that the Democratic Party is a girl's best friend. Entrepreneur, media commentator, and former White House National Security Council Director Cathy Lynn Taylor takes an in depth look at the major policy issues affecting all of us to unveil the core values that best empower today’s women.
The Differential Impact of Women's Participation in the Arab Spring - Social Media, Information Technology, Group Identities, Egypt, Yemen, Bahrain, Barriers to Protest, Gender Participation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,180. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt
The Arab Spring protests in 2011 uprooted regimes, challenged authoritarian leaders, and provided protesters new tools for mobilization. The use of social media and the involvement of women in public protests indicated changing protest repertoires and movement demographics in many countries.
Madame Presidentess
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,360. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Forty-eight years before women were granted the right to vote, one woman dared to run for President of the United States, yet her name has been virtually written out of the history books. This is the story of Victoria Woodhull, a woman ahead of her time, who dared to speak out and challenge the conventions of post-Civil War America, setting a precedent still followed by female politicians today.
Ingredients of Outliers: Women Game Changers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Balancing work and family, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
This book is a kaleidoscope look at the lives of women who have humbly and tenaciously pushed past bristly beginnings and daunting opposition to improve systems and circumstances for those in their midst. They have defended the innocent, nurtured selflessly, and proceeded graciously, yet fearlessly past what they thought was possible.
Powerful Women: The 25 Most Influential Women in Congress
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by CQ Roll Call. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
From a lone legislator in 1917 to today’s power players, women in Congress are changing the culture of U.S. politics. In this brief look at the history of female legislators, find out how women have made their mark in Washington, D.C., along with exclusive personal profiles of 25 leading women Democrats and Republicans including detailed biographies, their photos and legislative achievements.
Mia Love: The Rise, Stumble and Resurgence of the Next GOP Star
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Utah’s Mia Love made history by becoming the first black Republican woman elected to Congress. As a small-town mayor, she snagged a prime-time slot at the 2012 GOP Convention, appeared on Sunday political talk shows and campaigned for GOP nominee Mitt Romney at his request. Her bid for a House seat then failed, by a tiny margin, but she triumphed in 2014 and is expected to be a rising star.
It's A Woman's World - Putting Men In Their Proper Place
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by Richard Del Connor. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Women in business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Rachel has found the way to save our world, end unemployment, and end all wars. By removing all men from the military and workplace, she has determined that equality is a reversal of the past. With men raising children and women filling all jobs, the world will become the Heaven it was intended to be. A new national religion? All Olympic sports would be restarted with the inheritances of...
Principle Destiny
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 120,700. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When a banished Princess decides that she must take back the rights that were stolen from her and claim her rightful place as Queen, she chooses to challenge her brother in an eight month endurance race, the only way a challenger can win the crown. She will win, if she can stay alive.
Illusion
Price: Free! Words: 202,780. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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When Scottish-born Elizabeth Wallace returns to Australia to become managing director of a major new government organization she could not have imagined the difficulties she will face. She has left a long-term lover in Scotland as well as a successful corporate career. With unfinished personal troubles haunting her and increased media scrutiny she wonders whether she has made the right decision.
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
She was brutally victimized first as a child and then as a wife: both her mother and her first husband made numerous attempts to kill her. But author Gussie McRobert was determined to not only survive, but to recover and thrive. And that is just what she did. She was elected, and then twice re-elected, as mayor of Gresham, Oregon. You too can survive and thrive, regardless of your past.