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Title:
Legislative women : getting elected, getting ahead
Author:
Reingold, Beth.
Publication Information:
Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
xi, 275 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Understanding the complex world of women in U.S. politics / Beth Reingold -- Competing in congressional primaries / Jennifer L. Lawless and Kathryn Pearson -- Political parties, fundraising, and sex / Barbara Burrell -- Confronting stereotypes and double standards in campaign communication / Dianne Bystrom -- Symbolic mobilization? the impact of candidate sex / Kathleen Dolan -- Does running as a woman mobilize voters? / Atiya Kai Stokes-Brown and Melissa Olivia Neal -- Policy leadership beyond women's issues / Michele L. Swers -- Committee assignments : discrimination or choice? / Susan J. Carroll -- Representing gender and ethnicity : strategic intersectionality / Luis Ricardo Fraga ... [et al.] -- Gender, race, and the exercise of power and influence / Wendy G. Smooth -- Climbing higher : opportunities and obstacles within the party system / Cindy Simon Rosenthal -- Taking stock and setting a new agenda / Karen O'Connor.
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Electronic Access:
Table of contents only
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0814/2008012823.html
ISBN:
9781588265678

9781588265920
Format :
Book

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