More women are receiving advanced degrees and ascending to the ranks of deans, provosts, and presidents, but despite gains in advancing gender equality, efforts at true empowerment are still met with significant resistance within academia. The contributors to this collection are committed to promoting the issue of gender and empowering women in higher education.
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Women in Higher Education By W. Todd Furniss; Patricia Albjerg Graham American Council on Education, 1974
Women and Higher Education in American History: Essays from the Mount Holyoke College Sesquicentennial Symposia By John Mack Faragher; Florence Howe W. W. Norton, 1988
Degrees of Equality: The American Association of University Women and the Challenge of Twentieth-Century Feminism By Susan Levine Temple University Press, 1995
Women and Feminism in Higher Education Scholarship: An Analysis of Three Core Journals By Hart, Jeni Journal of Higher Education, Vol. 77, No. 1, January-February 2006
Gender, Space and Time: Women and Higher Education By Monk, Janice Hagar, Vol. 11, No. 1, 2013
Underrepresented Women in Higher Education: An Overview By Cobb-Roberts, Deirdre Agosto, Vonzell Negro Educational Review, Vol. 62/63, No. 1-4, 2011
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Daughters of the Revolution: Today's Young Women Have Profited from Feminism, but Will They Defend It? By Thrupkaew, Noy The American Prospect, Vol. 14, No. 9, October 2003
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