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Empowerment: A Prime Time for Women Over 50

  • Florence L. Denmark
  • Maria D. Klara


In preparing this chapter, the first author noted: “As someone who achieved a variety of offices and received many awards after age 50, I felt very much in control of my own life, but in no way felt that I was able to or wanted to control others.” Thus, although it is important to understand that empowerment and power are tightly intertwined, these two concepts are different.


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