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Work of Her Own: How Women Create Success and Fulfillment Off the Traditional Career Track Hardcover – Sep 1 1992

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  • Hardcover: 256 pages
  • Publisher: J P Tarcher (September 1992)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0874777097
  • ISBN-13: 978-0874777093
  • Product Dimensions: 23.1 x 14.7 x 3.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 227 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #2,607,410 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Every woman should read this April 25 2012
By cf - Published on
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It was a relief to read this book. Even if you only read the preface, even if you aren't considering leaving your job, you deserve to read this. Many of your unidentified frustrations with the way the world works are explained here. Dr. Albert is not at all anti-male. However, she shows how the long centuries of strong male influence have created the way our societies and organizations function. It helps you understand why you can't find peace in many careers. I like that she doesn't attack men, and I like that she says that women don't have to be like men in order to be equal in value. Since the "feminists" began speaking, women have felt like they have to adopt masculine values, attitudes, hairstyles, clothing, etc. to be accepted. It's time to accept women for their uniqueness, recognizing that each woman is an individual, and to value women's strengths, talents and contributions.
Thank you, Dr. Albert.
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another excellent book from Ms. Wittig Albert Oct. 28 2013
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would recommend this book to anyone thinking of becoming an author - she is certainly an expert herself - many best-sellers