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Author Eisenmann, Linda, 1952-

Title Higher education for women in postwar America, 1945-1965 / Linda Eisenmann
Published Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 280 pages)
Contents I: Ideologies -- Postwar gender expectations and realities -- Educators consider the postwar college woman -- II: Explorations -- Research: the American Council on Education's Commission on the Education of Women -- Practice: advocacy in women's professional organizations -- Policy: the President's Commission on the Status of Women -- III: Responses -- Women's continuing education as an institutional response -- The contributions and limitations of women's continuing education
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Education, Higher -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women -- Education (Higher) -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005009017
ISBN 0801882613 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0801888891 (electronic bk.)
9780801882616 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780801888892 (electronic bk.)