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Hillary Clinton's race for the White House : gender politics and the media on the campaign trail

Author: Regina G Lawrence; Melody Rose
Publisher: Boulder, CO : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Senator Hillary Clinton won 18 million votes in 2008 - nearly twice that of any presidential contender in recent history - yet she failed to secure the Democratic nomination. In this look at Clinton's historic candidacy, Regina Lawrence and Melody Rose explore how she came so close to breaking the ultimate glass ceiling in US politics, why she fell short, and what her experience portends for future female  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Hillary Rodham Clinton; Hillary Rodham Clinton; Hillary Rodham Clinton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Regina G Lawrence; Melody Rose
ISBN: 9781588266958 1588266958 9781588266705 1588266702
OCLC Number: 319205027
Description: x, 276 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Women & presidential politics --
The media & the path to the White House --
Hillary Clinton in context --
Clinton's gender strategy --
Quantity vs. quality of media coverage --
A gendered game? --
The future female presidency.
Responsibility: Regina G. Lawrence, Melody Rose.
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Senator Hillary Clinton won 18 million votes in 2008 - yet she failed to secure the Democratic nomination. This book looks at how Hillary Clinton came so close to breaking the glass ceiling in US  Read more...

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