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5 edition of Women Transforming Congress (Congressional Studies Series, V. 4) found in the catalog.

Women Transforming Congress (Congressional Studies Series, V. 4)

by Cindy Simon Rosenthal

  • 114 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Government policy,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Women legislators,
  • USA,
  • United States,
  • Gender Studies,
  • General,
  • Government - Legislative Branch,
  • Women,
  • Women in politics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7939985M
    ISBN 100806134968
    ISBN 109780806134963

      Women ran and women won — transforming American politics. In the election cycle, women contacted Emily’s List (an organization created in Author: Kathleen Townsend. In Women Transforming Congress, Cindy Simon Rosenthal draws together fourteen articles from twenty-three scholars into a strong single volume that belongs on .

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Edited by Cindy Simon Rosenthal, Women Transforming Congress examines the increasing influence of women on Congress and the ways in which gender defines and shapes Congress Author: Cindy Simon Rosenthal.

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