Women and American Politics: New Questions, New Directions by Susan J. CarrollWomen and American Politics: New Questions, New Directions by Susan J. Carroll

Women and American Politics: New Questions, New Directions

EditorSusan J. Carroll

Paperback | June 25, 2003

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Women and American Politics brings together leading scholars in the field of women and politics to provide an account of recent developments and the challenges that the future brings for the study of gender and American Politics. The book examines women's participation in the electoral arenaand the emerging scholarship on the relationship between the media and women in politics, the participation of women of colour, and women's activism outside the electoral arena. This volume demonstrates both the wealth of knowledge about women and American politics by the current generation ofscholars and the vast number and range of important research questions, which pose a challenge for the next generation.
Susan J. Carroll is at Rutgers University, New Jersey.
Title:Women and American Politics: New Questions, New DirectionsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:362 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.55 inPublished:June 25, 2003Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198293488

ISBN - 13:9780198293484

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Table of Contents

Susan J. Carroll and Debra J. Liebowitz: Introduction: New Challenges, New Questions, New DirectionsPart I Women and Electoral Politics: Running for Public OfficeMarianne Githens: Accounting for Women's Political Involvement: The Perennial Problem of RecruitmentJoan E. McLean: Campaign StrategyBarbara C. Burrell: Money and Women's Candidacies for Public OfficePart II Women and Electoral Politics: Other Aspects of Women's ParticipationSue Thomas: The Impact of Women in Political Leadership PositionsDenise L. Baer: Women, Women's Organizations, and Political PartiesPippa Norris: The Gender Gap: Old Challenges, New ApproachesPart III New Directions in Women and Politics ResearchKim Fridkin Kahn: Assessing the Media's Impact on the Political Fortunes of Women Cathy J. Cohen: A Portrait of Continuing Marginality: Studying Women of Color in American PoliticsMartha A. Ackelsberg: Broadening the Study of Women's Participation