Women Who Lead

Coco, Paul
March 2004
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;3/15/2004, Vol. 66 Issue 18, p4
Reports on the increase of female public-service officers in the U.S. as of March 2004. Estimate on the number of women in the military; Historical background of the employment of women in police and fire departments; Comment from Joanne Hayes-White, fire chief in San Francisco, California.


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