Includes articles on women in the arts and media; business and economics; criminal justice; education; family studies; health; media; military; politics; science and technology; sports; religion; and women in different cultures and countries
This valuable contribution to women's studies includes the stories of more than 400 women from 64 countries and brings into the limelight many forgotten movements and personalities that have had major impacts on history.
[v. 1.] Asia and Oceania / edited by Manisha Desai -- [v. 2.] Central and South America / edited by Amy Lind -- [v. 3.] Europe / edited by Lynn Walter -- [v. 4.] The Middle East and North Africa / volume editor, Bahira Sherif-Trask -- [v. 5.] North America and the Caribbean / volume editor, Cheryl Toronto Kalny -- [v. 6.] Sub-Saharan Africa / volume editor, Aili Mari Tripp.