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Leadership in Her Own Image: Valuing Women’s Different Lives

  title={Leadership in Her Own Image: Valuing Women’s Different Lives},
  author={Pamela Laufer-Ukeles},
These remarks were presented at the AALS 2009 Women in Legal Education Panel: The Cleopatra Syndrome: Golda, Indira, Bella, Shirley, Margaret, Geraldine and Hillary - Educating Women for Leadership Roles in the 21st Century. In these comments, I argue that women lag in leadership roles because the model of leadership to which society in general and women in particular subscribe is based on following the script of previous leaders, who are almost always men. In order to properly value women's… Expand