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The Resource Women and elective office : past, present, and future, edited by Sue Thomas and Clyde Wilcox

Women and elective office : past, present, and future, edited by Sue Thomas and Clyde Wilcox

Label
Women and elective office : past, present, and future
Title
Women and elective office
Title remainder
past, present, and future
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sue Thomas and Clyde Wilcox
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This edition of Women and Elective Office offers the latest research on women as candidates and officeholders. It provides a comprehensive look at the history and status of women in elective office, their prospects for the future, and why they matter to American democracy. It features all-new essays and up-to-the-minute research by leading experts in the field, including the latest political trends and events such as Hillary Rodham Clinton's run for the presidency, women's representation on the state and local level, the diversity of women officeholders' experiences and circumstances, and female judges. Women and Elective Office is an essential guide to understanding the past, present, and future of women in all echelons of government"--Unedited summary from book cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.082
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1391.U5
LC item number
W63 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thomas, Sue
  • Wilcox, Clyde
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in public life
  • Women
  • Women political candidates
  • Women in public life
  • Women
  • Women political candidates
  • United States
  • Frau
  • Kandidatin
  • Politische Beteiligung
  • USA
Label
Women and elective office : past, present, and future, edited by Sue Thomas and Clyde Wilcox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Women's underrepresentation in U.S. politics : the enduring gender gap in political ambition / Jennifer L. Lawless, Richard L. Fox, and Gail Baitinger -- Voter attitudes, behaviors, and women candidates / Timothy R. Lynch and Kathleen Dolan -- The race for the presidency : Hillary Rodham Clinton / Regina G. Lawrence and Melody Rose -- Hillary Rodham Clinton : a case study in the rhetoric of female political figures / Moana Vercoe, Randall Gonzalez, and Jean Reith Schroedel -- Women and campaigns / Rebekah Herrick and Jeanette Morehouse Mendez -- Conservative women run for office / Ronnee Schreiber -- Different portraits, different leaders? Gender differences in U.S. senators' presentation of self / Kim L. Fridkin and Patrick J. Kenney -- Female governors and gubernatorial candidates / Valerie R. O'Regan and Stephen J. Stambough -- Representing women's interests in a polarized Congress / Michele L. Swers -- Women state legislators : women's issues in partisan environments / Tracy Osborn and Rebecca Kreitzer -- Entry-level politics? Women as candidates and elected officials at the local level / Laura Van Assendelft -- Judicial women / Sally J. Kenney -- Indelible effects : the impact of women of color in the U.S. Congress / Lisa Garcia Redolla, Katherine Tate, and Janelle Wong -- Lesbian candidates and officeholders / Donald P. Haider-Markel and Chelsie Lynn Moore Bright -- Trends in the geography of women in the U.S. state legislatures / Barbara Norrander and Clyde Wilcox -- Women in elective office worldwide : barriers and opportunities / Pippa Norris and Mona Lena Krook
Control code
ocn845085553
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xv, 351 pages
Isbn
9780199328734
Lccn
2013019420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199328734
  • (OCoLC)845085553
Label
Women and elective office : past, present, and future, edited by Sue Thomas and Clyde Wilcox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Women's underrepresentation in U.S. politics : the enduring gender gap in political ambition / Jennifer L. Lawless, Richard L. Fox, and Gail Baitinger -- Voter attitudes, behaviors, and women candidates / Timothy R. Lynch and Kathleen Dolan -- The race for the presidency : Hillary Rodham Clinton / Regina G. Lawrence and Melody Rose -- Hillary Rodham Clinton : a case study in the rhetoric of female political figures / Moana Vercoe, Randall Gonzalez, and Jean Reith Schroedel -- Women and campaigns / Rebekah Herrick and Jeanette Morehouse Mendez -- Conservative women run for office / Ronnee Schreiber -- Different portraits, different leaders? Gender differences in U.S. senators' presentation of self / Kim L. Fridkin and Patrick J. Kenney -- Female governors and gubernatorial candidates / Valerie R. O'Regan and Stephen J. Stambough -- Representing women's interests in a polarized Congress / Michele L. Swers -- Women state legislators : women's issues in partisan environments / Tracy Osborn and Rebecca Kreitzer -- Entry-level politics? Women as candidates and elected officials at the local level / Laura Van Assendelft -- Judicial women / Sally J. Kenney -- Indelible effects : the impact of women of color in the U.S. Congress / Lisa Garcia Redolla, Katherine Tate, and Janelle Wong -- Lesbian candidates and officeholders / Donald P. Haider-Markel and Chelsie Lynn Moore Bright -- Trends in the geography of women in the U.S. state legislatures / Barbara Norrander and Clyde Wilcox -- Women in elective office worldwide : barriers and opportunities / Pippa Norris and Mona Lena Krook
Control code
ocn845085553
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xv, 351 pages
Isbn
9780199328734
Lccn
2013019420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199328734
  • (OCoLC)845085553

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