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Author Stout, Leon J.

Title A matter of simple justice : the untold story of Barbara Hackman Franklin and a few good women / Lee Stout.

Imprint University Park, PA : The Pennsylvania State University Libraries, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 FRANKLIN,B STO    Available
Description xxiii, [1], 232 p. : ill., ports. ; 27 cm.
Note "This book grew out of the "A Few Good Women" project, which created the oral histories used herein. ...A Few Good Women Oral History Collection, Penn State University Archives"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-222) and index.
Summary "Focuses on the major role of Barbara Hackman Franklin, a staff assistant to President Nixon, in expanding opportunities for women in government and in American society in general. Shows how the Nixon administration's achievements reflected the national debate over the role of women"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Franklin, Barbara Hackman.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 -- Friends and associates.
Women -- Government policy -- United States.
Women's rights -- United States.
Women -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Women -- Employment -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Sex role -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women political consultants -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974.
Added Author Pennsylvania State University. Archives.
ISBN 9780983947806 (cloth : alk. paper)
0983947805 (cloth : alk. paper)

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