The Ambition Decisions: What Women Know About Work, Family, and the Path to Building A Life

By Hana Schank, Elizabeth Wallace

Over the last sixty years, women's lives have transformed radically from generation to generation. Without a template to follow women make important decisions blindly, groping for a way forward, winging it, and hoping it all works out. As they faced unexpectedly fraught decisions about their own lives, journalists Hana Schank and Elizabeth Wallace found themselves wondering about the women they'd graduated alongside. What happened to these women who seemed set to reap the rewards of second-wave feminism, on the brink of taking over the world? So they tracked down their classmates and, over several hundred hours of interviews, gathered and mapped data about real women's lives that has been missing from our conversations about women and the workplace.
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About Author

Hana Schank

Hana Schank is a public interest technology fellow at New America, and a frequent contributor to the New York Times, the Atlantic, and the Washington Post. This is her second book. Elizabeth Wallace worked for print magazines including Vogue, Nylon, Seventeen, Us Weekly, and Lucky, and is now a freelance editor and writer. She contributes regularly to Domino and Architectural Digest.

Elizabeth Wallace

Product Details
Binding : Paperback / softback
Number of Pages : 288
Publisher : Penguin USA
Publication Date : Jun 11, 2019
Weight : 250.00g
ISBN-13 : 9780525558859
Dimension : 214 x 140(mm)