Women: Yes, Ms. Prime Minister: Women in World Politics
Women make up half the human population, but come nowhere near that percentage in government. Read about these women who have participated in politics.

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Reconciliation: Islam, Democracy, and the West. by Bhutto, Benazir
Notes: A look at the political relationships between the United States and the Islamic world.
ISBN: 9780061567582
Michelle : Desde La Cárcel a La Presidencia De Chile by Subercaseaux, Elizabeth
Notes: How Michelle Bachelet went from political dissident to President of Chile. (Spanish language book.)
ISBN: 9788478717507
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Eleanor Roosevelt by Cook, Blanche Wiesen
Notes: The life of this outspoken former first lady.
ISBN: 067080486X
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Barbara Jordan : African American Politician by McNair, Joseph D.
Notes: Traces the life and work of this African-American woman who was a respected politician, teacher, and spokeswoman for democracy
ISBN: 1567667414
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Letters From Burma by Aung San Suu Kyi
Notes: Contemporary Burma seen through the eyes of this Nobel Peace Prize winner.
ISBN: 0140264035
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Indira Gandhi : Daughter of India by Dommermuth-Costa, Carol
Notes: Biography of India's first female Prime Minister.
ISBN: 0822549638
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America by Heart by Palin, Sarah
Notes: Inform yourself about Palin's take on "Faith, Family and Flag," in this follow up to her wildly bestselling Going Rogue.
ISBN: 9780062010964
Publisher: Harper/Harper/Collins
Published: 2010
Callnumber: MCN
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A Woman in Charge by Bernstein, Carl
Notes: A biography of the current Secretary of State that covers her fascinating life up until her ground-breaking run for president in 2008.
ISBN: 9780375407666
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This Child Will Be Great by Johnson-Sirleaf, Ellen
Notes: This memoir, from the first female head of state of an African country, tells Johnson-Sirleaf's remarkable life story.
ISBN: 9780061353475
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Herstory: Women Who Changed the World by Ashby , Ruth and Deborah Gore Ohrn and Gloria Steinem
Notes: A compendium of biographical sketches of the most important women in history.
ISBN: 0670854344