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Author Collins, Gail.
Title When everything changed : the amazing journey of American women, from 1960 to the present / Gail Collins.
Imprint New York : Little, Brown and Co, 2009.
Edition First edition.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HQ1421 .C64 2009    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HQ1421 .C64 2009    AVAILABLE  
Subject Women -- United States -- History.
Women -- United States -- Social conditions.
Women -- United States -- Social life and customs.
Description viii, 471 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Edition First edition.
Summary Tells how American women got from there to here, in politics, fashion, economics, sex, families and work in the past five decades
Tells how American women got from there to here, in politics, fashion, economics, sex, families and work in the past five decades.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 410-452) and index.
ISBN 9780316059541 : $27.99
0316059544
OCLC # 297529783
Table of Contents
Pt. I1960 
1Repudiating Rosie11
2The Way We Lived25
3Housework43
Pt. IIWhen Everything Changed 
4The Ice Cracks63
5What Happened?95
6Civil Rights106
7The Decline of the Double Standard149
8Women's Liberation178
Pt. IIIFollowing Through 
9Backlash213
10"You're Gonna Make It After All"240
11Work and Children271
12The 1980s - Having It All291
13The 1990s - Settling for Less?330
14The New Millennium351
15Hillary and Sarah ... and Tahita375
 Bibliography441
 Index453