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  • Publications

    The Women’s Research Institute of Nevada has a number of materials for use in research and teaching.  They may be purchased directly from WRIN by calling 702/895-4931 or emailing us.

    Joanne L. Goodwin, Changing the Game: Women at Work in Las Vegas, 1940-1990 (University of Nevada Press, 2014). [more]

    Claudine Williams: a Life in Gaming. An Oral History conducted with and edited by Joanne L. Goodwin (Las Vegas, NV: WRIN, 2007). $20.

    The Status of Women and Girls in Nevada (2005), Nevada Women’s Fund with chapter contributions from Joanne Goodwin, Ph.D. and the Center for Business and Economic Research at UNLV. $20. To access a PDF version of the report, click here.

    The Status of Women in Nevada (2004), Institute for Women’s Policy Research. $20.

    Nevada Pioneers: The Women of Operation Life. The DVD of the NEW Leadership Nevada 2006 panel featuring Ruby Duncan, Mary Wesley, Alversa Beals, and Essie Henderson. $15.

    Looking Back at Nevada Women, 2-part video series with mini-documentaries on women’s contributions to the state. $20.

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