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Women transforming Congress

Author: Cindy Simon Rosenthal
Publisher: Norman, OK : University of Oklahoma Press, 2002.
Series: Congressional studies series, v. 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cindy Simon Rosenthal
ISBN: 0806134550 9780806134550 0806134968 9780806134963
OCLC Number: 49247342
Description: xxvi, 506 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Knowing Congress as a gendered institution : manliness and the implications of women in Congress / Georgia Duerst-Lahti --
Representing women : congresswomen's perceptions of their representational roles / Susan J. Carroll --
Congress and the transformation of the women's movement / Anne Costain and Heather Fraizer --
Women's changing pathways to the U.S. House of Representatives : widows, elites, and strategic politicians / Irwin N. Gertzog --
Women as candidates in Congressional elections / Richard E. Matland and David C. King --
Are women candidates transforming campaign communication? : a comparison of advertising videostyles in the 1990s / Dianne Bystrom and Lynda Lee Kaid --
Female legislators and the women's rights agenda : from feminine mystique to feminist era / Christina Wolbrecht --
The gendering of cancer policy : media advocacy and Congressional policy attention / Karen M. Kedrowski and Marilyn Stine Sarow --
Transforming the agenda : analyzing gender differences in women's issue bill sponsorship / Michele L. Swers --
Women, committees, and institutional change in the Senate / Laura W. Arnold and Barbara M. King --
Transforming policy from the inside : participation in committee / Noelle H. Norton --
Invisible power : Congressional staff and representation behind the scenes / Cindy Simon Rosenthal and Lauren Cohen Bell --
Enlarging representation : women bringing marginalized perspectives to floor debate in the House of Representatives / Katherine Cramer Walsh --
Legislative careers : the personal and the political / Sue Thomas, Rebekah Herrick, and Matthew Braunstein --
Representing women in Britain and the United States : the quest for numbers and power / Joyce Gelb --
Transforming the future through new leadership / Cindy Simon Rosenthal.
Series Title: Congressional studies series, v. 4.
Responsibility: edited by Cindy Simon Rosenthal.
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