NIU Women’s Studies Library Resource List

Work/Career Related:

Aisenberg, Nadya and Mona Harrington. Women of Academe: Outsiders in the Sacred Grove. Amerherst, MA: U of Massachusetts P, 1988.

Berch, Bettina. The Endless Days: The Political Economy of Women and Work. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982.

Berko, Roy, Andrew D. Wolvin, and Darlyn R. Wolvin, eds. Communicating a Social and Career Focus: Handbook of Instructional Options with Test Items. 3rd ed. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1985.

Bird, Caroline. Born Female: The High Cost of Keeping Women Down. New York: Pocket Books, 1971.

Blaxall, Martha and Barbara Reagon, eds. Women and the Workplace: The Implications of Occupational Segregation. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1976.

Brown, Clair and Joseph A. Pechman, eds. Gender in the Workplace. Washington D.C.: Bookings Institution, 1987.

Doherty, Jonathan L., ed. Women at Work: 153 Photographs by Lewis W. Hine. New York, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1981.

Drachman, Virginia G. Enterprising Women: 250 Years of American Business. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2002.

Dubeck, Paula J. and Dana Dunn. Workplace/ Women’s Place. 2nd ed. Los Angeles: Roxbury, 2002.

Dubek, Paula J. and Dana Dunn. Workplace/Women’s Place, An Anthology. 3rd ed. Los Angeles: Roxbury Publishing Company, 2006.

Dublin, Thomas, ed. Farm to the Factory. 2nd ed. New York: Columbia UP, 1993.

Friedman, Ellen G. and Jennifer D. Marshall. Issues of Gender. Pearson Education, Inc., 2004.

Genoways, Hugh H., and Lynne M. Ireland. Museum Administration, an Introduction. Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press, 2003.

Gerson, Kathleen. Hard Choices: How Women Decide about Work, Career, and Motherhood. Berkley, CA: University of California Press, 1985.

Henrici, Jane, ed. Doing Without: Women and Work after Welfare Reform. Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press, 2006.

Hesse-Biber, Sharlene Nagy and Gregg Lee Carter. Working Women in America, Split Dreams. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.

Hochschild, Arlie. The Second Shift: Working Parents and the Revolution at Home. New York, NY: Viking Penguin Inc., 1989.

Jensen, Joan M. With These Hands: Women Working on the Land. Old Westbury, NY: Feminist Press, 1981.

Jongeweard, Dorothy and Dru Scott. Affirmative Action for Women: A Practical Guide for Women and Management. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley Publishing, 1975.

Kaminer, Wendy. Women Volunteering: The Pleasure, Pain, and Politics of Unpaid Work from 1830 to the Present. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1984.

Kanter, Rosabeth Moss. Men and Women of the Corporation. New York, NY: Basic Books, 1977.

Kemp, Alice Abel. Women’s Work: Degraded and Devalued. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1994.

King, David and Karen Levine. The Best Way in the World for a Woman to Make Money. New York, NY: Rawson, Wade Publishers, Inc., 1979.

Kramer, Sydelle, ed. The Balancing Act: A Career and a Baby. Chicago, IL: Chicago Review Press, 1976.

Landry, Bart. Black Working Wives: Pioneers of the American Family Revolution. Berkley CA: University of California Press, Ltd., 2000.

Lee, Janet and Susan M. Shaw, eds. Women Worldwide: Transnational Feminist Perspectives on Women. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2011.

MacKinnon, Catharine A. Sexual Harassment of Working Women. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1979.

Michelson, Maureen R., ed. Women and Work: In their own words. Troutdale, OR: New Sage Press, 1994.

Molloy, John T. The Woman’s Dress for Success Book. New York, NY: Warner Books, 1977.

Petrikin, Jonathan S. Male/Female Roles: Opposing Viewpoints. San Diego, CA: Greenhaven Press, Inc., 1995.

Rantalaiho, Liisa and Tuula Heiskanen, eds. Gendered Practices in Working Life. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press, 1997.

Rosenfeld, Rachel Ann. Farm Women: Work, Farm, and Family in the United States. 1985. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1987.

Scott, Niki. The Balancing Act: A Handbook for Working Mothers. Kansas City, KS: Sheed Andres and McMeel, Inc., 1978.

Seager, Joni. The Penguin Atlas of Women in the World. 4th ed. New York, NY: Penguin, 2009.

Simeone, Angela. Academic Women: Working Towards Equality. South Hadley, MA: Bergin & Garvey Publishers, Inc., 1987.

Smith, Ralph. The Subtle Revolution: Women at Work. Washington, D.C.: Urban Institute, 1979.

Statham, Ann et al, ed. Gender and University Teaching: A Negotiated Difference. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1991.

Tannen, Deborah. Talking from 9 to 5: Women and Men at Work. 1994. New York, NY: Quill, 2001.

Tauris, Carol and Carole Wade. The Longest War: Sex Differences in Perspective. 2nd ed. Chicago, IL: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1984.

Walsh, Mary Roth. Doctors Wanted- No Women Need Apply: Sexual Barriers in the Medical Profession, 1835-1975. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1977.

Weiler, Kathleen. Women Teaching for Change: Gender, Class and Power. New York, NY: Bergin & Garvey, 1988.

Winston, Sandra. The Entrepreneurial Woman. New York, NY: Newsweek Books, 1979.

Wolf, Thomas. Managing a Nonprofit Organization in the Twenty-First Century. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1999.

Womanagement. Women Achievers: A Series of Dialogues From the Womanagement Process. U.S.A.: Womanagement, 1977.