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Womankind: New Zealand Women Making a Difference

Womankind: New Zealand Women Making a Difference (Hardback)

By Thomson, Margie
By Young, Simon

A landmark book of profiles and portraits celebrating the successes and diversity of New Zealand women across many spheres - politics, arts, science, community development, business innovation and health.These leaders share their views on what it?s like to be a woman in New Zeala...nd today- the contributions they are most proud of, challenges they have faced and still face, dreams they have and goals for the role of New Zealand women. The range of women covers diverse fields, ages and ethnic backgrounds - from household names like Jacinda Ardern and Helen Clark, Malvina Major and Portia Woodman, to unsung heroines of the suburbs - a Kiwi Samoan scientist, the first Indian-born female police officer, and a maker of coffins!These 50 New Zealand women have set out to make a difference in the world, whether that be on a global stage, or in their local communities.
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ISBN 9780143772729
Published NZ 5 Mar 2019
Publisher Penguin
Format Hardback
Out of print

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ISBN-13 9780143772729
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin Books (NZ)
Published 5 Mar 2019
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Thomson, Margie
By Young, Simon
Category Biography & Autobiography
Women's Studies
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand
Number of Pages 248
Dimensions Width: 221mm
Height: 298mm
Spine: 29mm
Dewey Code 305.4092293
Weight 1,540g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Women - Biography - New Zealand, Women heroes - Biography - New Zealand, Successful people - Biography - New Zealand, Women heroes - New Zealand - Biography, Women - New Zealand - Biography
NBS Text Biography: General
ONIX Text General/trade