Women strive to attain power because it is the best way to achieve their personal and professional goals. This article describes how empowerment enabled its author to capture the vision of an ideal city in which education, culture, business, and industry all enjoy dignity and respect. Gaining acceptance for a light manufacturing zone in the city of Boston involved learning to build constituencies and rally support for a winning campaign.
Lloyd, Marilyn Swartz
"Women, Leadership, and Power,"
New England Journal of Public Policy:
1, Article 20.
Available at: http://scholarworks.umb.edu/nejpp/vol6/iss1/20