U.S. Women's Interest Groups: Institutional Profiles


No other reference analyzes the origins, development, programs, publications, and political action of 180 major American organizations concerned with women's issues in such depth. Over 100 experts provide an overview of how national women's groups of all kinds and representing varied and broad segments of society have had an impact on a wide range of public policy issues in Washington in recent years. Students, teachers, professionals in government and non-governmental agencies, and citizen activists will find this handy sourcebook a treasury of authoritative information about how private citizens work to affect national policy and legislation in essential ways.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Sarah Slavin
  • Vallaurie Crawford
  • Nancy E. McGlen
  • Ellen Pattin
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1995