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The Resource Champion of choice : the life and legacy of women's advocate Nafis Sadik, Cathleen Miller

Champion of choice : the life and legacy of women's advocate Nafis Sadik, Cathleen Miller

Label
Champion of choice : the life and legacy of women's advocate Nafis Sadik
Title
Champion of choice
Title remainder
the life and legacy of women's advocate Nafis Sadik
Statement of responsibility
Cathleen Miller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Not many women can claim to have changed history, but Nafis Sadik set that goal in her youth, and change the world she did. Champion of Choice tells the remarkable story of how Sadik, born into a prominent Indian family in 1929, came to be the world's foremost advocate for women's health and reproductive rights, the first female director of a United Nations agency, and "one of the most powerful women in the world" (London Times). An obstetrician, wife, mother, and devout Muslim, Sadik has been a courageous and tireless advocate for women, insisting on discussing the dif
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Cathleen
Dewey number
  • 305.42092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1745.5.Z75
LC item number
S236 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sadik, Nafis
  • Women social reformers
  • Women physicians
  • Family planning
  • Reproductive rights
  • Women's health services
  • Sadik, Nafis
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Family planning
  • Reproductive rights
  • Women physicians
  • Women social reformers
  • Women's health services
  • Developing countries
  • Pakistan
Label
Champion of choice : the life and legacy of women's advocate Nafis Sadik, Cathleen Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Illustrations; Introduction; 1 Birth; 2 Welcoming the Girls; 3 Azhar; 4 Karachi; 5 The Wedding; 6 Doctor's Orders; 7 Mothers; 8 Family Planning; 9 The un; 10 The Director; 11 The Vatican; 12 Cairo; 13 Beijing; 14 Back Home; 15 On The Ground; 16 Onward; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Notes and Sources; Index
Control code
824353874
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803246836
Lccn
2012035075
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 44b8cce8-9e4f-43a1-b98e-ebbd83b6fd78
  • 22573/ctt1ddps9h
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824353874
Label
Champion of choice : the life and legacy of women's advocate Nafis Sadik, Cathleen Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Illustrations; Introduction; 1 Birth; 2 Welcoming the Girls; 3 Azhar; 4 Karachi; 5 The Wedding; 6 Doctor's Orders; 7 Mothers; 8 Family Planning; 9 The un; 10 The Director; 11 The Vatican; 12 Cairo; 13 Beijing; 14 Back Home; 15 On The Ground; 16 Onward; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Notes and Sources; Index
Control code
824353874
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803246836
Lccn
2012035075
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 44b8cce8-9e4f-43a1-b98e-ebbd83b6fd78
  • 22573/ctt1ddps9h
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824353874

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