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Alternate title:Women in American politics
Summary:This program with Bill Moyers looks at the rising number of women on the political scene and their impressions of politics. Congresswoman Pat Schroeder, former Secretary of Labor Lynn Martin, Senator Carol Moseley Braun, and other female politicians talk about the challenges women candidates face, describe their experiences in male bastions of power, why it's important for women to participate in politics, and what women bring to governing our nation.
Contributor:Moyers, Bill D
Camp, Joseph
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Provider:Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Place of origin – Settlement:Princeton
Temporal subject: 1991-2000
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Women in politics -- United States
Women in public life -- United States
Women political activists -- United States
United States -- Politics and government
Genre:Television panel discussions
Credits:Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; producer, Gail Pellett ; director, Joe Camp ; editors, Vanessa Procopio, Andrew Finkelstein, Allyson C. Johnson. Host, Bill Moyers. Music, Peter Foley ; camera, Frank J. Cocchia, Martin L. Gross, Robert Long, Jr., Anthony Prescott, Charlene D. Singleton ; consultant, Howard Weinberg.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Women's Studies
Government, Law, Politics
Films@UM Browse terms:Women's Studies
Gender Studies
Government, Law, Politics
Collection:Films@UM
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