Lifetime: 'Modern' Means Complex

Cohen, David L.; Reynolds, Mike
April 2005
Multichannel News;4/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p64
Provides information on a research conducted by Insight Research which found that women hold many eclectic interests and points of view. Groups to which women of the 21st century belong; Categories to which proactive women are grouped; Characteristics of independent-minded women.


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