Michelle Obama: in her own words

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
PublicAffairs,
Pub. Date:
[2009]
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description
The election of Barack Obama has brought worldwide attention not only to what his policies will be, but to what kind of First Lady Michelle Obama will be. Throughout the long campaign season, Michelle Robinson Obama garnered a good amount of attention, kudos and criticism about her words, actions, even her appearance, but few people know what kind of role she will play once she settles into the White House. One clue is to examine her words and statements of the past, and the proposed book Michelle Obama In Her Own Words will show readers who are eager to learn more about America's new history-making First Lady. Michelle Obama In Her Own Words will be a book that contains 200-250 quotations arranged in approximately 75 different categories. A short introduction and biography of the new First Lady will precede the quotes. Drawing on quotations from a variety of newspaper and magazine articles, transcripts, speeches, and TV interviews and profiles, the quotations date from Michelle's career as a high-powered corporate lawyer in Chicago and her high-powered executive jobs in the Chicago Mayor's office and at the University of Chicago, up through the election of November 5th, 2008. Rogak locates and organizes the funny, fascinating, inspiring (and occasionally controversial) words of our future First Lady, on topics such as:

* Abortion * Affirmative Action * Balancing career and family * Barack's safety * Being compared to Jackie Onassis * Her childhood * Her critics * Her fashion sense * Hillary Clinton * Iraq * Racism * Rev. Jeremiah Wright * Sarah Palin * Terrorism * The "elitist" tag * The Presidential campaign * The role of the First Lady * Women who have influenced her

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work IDeb3d0447-8d91-dc9c-6caf-44e2a2803f03
Grouping Titlemichelle obama in her own words
Grouping Authorobama michelle
Grouping Categorybook
Last Grouping Update2020-01-08 01:17:00AM
Last Indexed2020-01-17 03:17:47AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value0
accelerated_reader_reading_level0
auth_author2Rogak, Lisa, 1962-
authorObama, Michelle, 1964-
author2-roleProQuest (Firm)
Rogak, Lisa,1962-
Rogak, Lisa,1962-editor.
Rogak, Lisa,1962-|Editor
author_displayObama, Michelle
available_at_gunnisonldGunnison Public Library
detailed_location_gunnisonldGunnison Non Fiction
display_descriptionQuotations from a variety of sources including newspaper and magazine articles, transcripts, speeches, and TV interviews and profiles. This book of quotations provides a highly readable survey of Michelle Obama's thought, words, and beliefs.
format_category_gunnisonldBooks
format_gunnisonldBook
ideb3d0447-8d91-dc9c-6caf-44e2a2803f03
isbn9780786746408
9781586487621
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ProQuest Ebook Central (Western):EBC478998EBC478998ProQuest Ebook Central (Western)Online ProQuest Ebook Central (Western)eBookeBook1falsetrueProQuest Ebook Central (Western)https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/wscc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=478998Available OnlineProQuest Ebook Central (Western)
Fort Lewis Subscription eBook (EBSCO):ocn436878811ocn436878811Fort Lewis Subscription eBook (EBSCO)Online Fort Lewis Subscription eBook (EBSCO)eBookeBook1falsetrueFort Lewis Subscription eBook (EBSCO)https://fortlewis.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=286288Available OnlineFort Lewis Subscription eBook (EBSCO)
Ebsco (CCU):ocn436878811ocn436878811Ebsco (CCU)Online Ebsco (CCU)eBookeBook1falsetrueEbsco (CCU)http://ezproxy.ccu.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=286288Available OnlineEbsco (CCU)
Ebsco Academic (CMC):ocn436878811ocn436878811Ebsco Academic (CMC)Online Ebsco Academic (CMC)eBookeBook1falsetrueEbsco Academic (CMC)http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=286288Available OnlineEbsco Academic (CMC)
Ebsco (ASU):ocn436878811ocn436878811Ebsco (ASU)Online Ebsco (ASU)eBookeBook1falsetrueEbsco (ASU)https://adams.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=286288Available OnlineEbsco (ASU)
Ebrary (CCU):EBC478998EBC478998Ebrary (CCU)Online Ebrary (CCU)eBookeBook1falsetrueEbrary (CCU)https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cochristuniv-ebooks/detail.action?docID=478998Available OnlineEbrary (CCU)
ils:.b28929883.i5479769xGunnison Non Fiction973.932 Oba1falsefalseOn Shelfgugnf
itype_gunnisonldJuvenile Biography
last_indexed2020-01-17T10:17:47.935Z
lexile_score-1
literary_formNon Fiction
literary_form_fullNon Fiction
local_callnumber_gunnisonld973.932 Oba
owning_library_gunnisonldGunnison Public Library
owning_location_gunnisonldGunnison Public Library
primary_isbn9781586487621
publishDate2009
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ProQuest Ebook Central (Western):EBC478998eBookeBook1st ed.EnglishPublicAffairs, c2009.xiii, 149 p.
Fort Lewis Subscription eBook (EBSCO):ocn436878811eBookeBook1st ed.EnglishPublicAffairs, ?2009.1 online resource (xiii, 149 pages)
Ebsco (CCU):ocn436878811eBookeBook1st ed.EnglishPublicAffairs, ©2009.1 online resource (xiii, 149 pages)
Ebsco Academic (CMC):ocn436878811eBookeBook1st ed.EnglishPublicAffairs, ©2009.1 online resource (xiii, 149 pages)
Ebsco (ASU):ocn436878811eBookeBook1st ed.EnglishPublicAffairs, ©2009.1 online resource (xiii, 149 pages)
Ebrary (CCU):EBC478998eBookeBook1st ed.EnglishPublicAffairs, c2009.xiii, 149 p.
ils:.b28929883BookBooks1st ed.EnglishPublicAffairs, [2009]xiii, 149 pages ; 19 cm.
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_gunnisonld
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b28929883.i5479769xOn ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue9999
subject_facetAfrican American women lawyers
African American women lawyers -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Quotations
Electronic books
HISTORY
Illinois -- Chicago
Legislators' spouses
Legislators' spouses -- United States -- Quotations
Obama, Michelle
Obama, Michelle, -- 1964-
Obama, Michelle, -- 1964- -- Quotations
Presidents' spouses
Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Quotations
Quotations
United States
title_displayMichelle Obama : in her own words
title_fullMichelle Obama : in her own words / edited by Lisa Rogak
Michelle Obama [electronic resource] : in her own words / edited by Lisa Rogak
title_shortMichelle Obama
title_subin her own words
topic_facetAfrican American women lawyers
HISTORY
Legislators' spouses
Obama, Michelle
Presidents' spouses