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The Resource We will be heard : women's struggles for political power in the United States, Jo Freeman

We will be heard : women's struggles for political power in the United States, Jo Freeman

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We will be heard : women's struggles for political power in the United States
Title
We will be heard
Title remainder
women's struggles for political power in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Jo Freeman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freeman, Jo
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1236.5.U6
LC item number
F746 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Feminism
  • Political participation
  • Women
  • United States
Label
We will be heard : women's struggles for political power in the United States, Jo Freeman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : the search for political woman -- The Iowa origins of organized Republican women -- "One man, one vote, one woman, one throat" : women in New York City politics, 1890-1910 -- The rise of political woman in the election of 1912 -- All the way for the ERA : winning and losing in Virginia -- The women who ran for president -- Ruth Bryan Owen : Florida's first congresswoman -- Marion Martin of Maine : a mother of Republican women -- Gender gaps in presidential elections -- Feminism and antifeminism in the Republican and Democratic Parties -- Gender representation in the Democratic and Republican Parties -- "Equality" vs. "protection" : setting the agenda after suffrage -- How "sex" got into Title VII : persistent opportunism as a maker of public policy -- Congressional passage of the Equal Rights Amendment -- Comparable worth -- Epilogue: the long road to Madam Speaker
Control code
173502684
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 263 p.
Isbn
9780742556089
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007038762
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)173502684
Label
We will be heard : women's struggles for political power in the United States, Jo Freeman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : the search for political woman -- The Iowa origins of organized Republican women -- "One man, one vote, one woman, one throat" : women in New York City politics, 1890-1910 -- The rise of political woman in the election of 1912 -- All the way for the ERA : winning and losing in Virginia -- The women who ran for president -- Ruth Bryan Owen : Florida's first congresswoman -- Marion Martin of Maine : a mother of Republican women -- Gender gaps in presidential elections -- Feminism and antifeminism in the Republican and Democratic Parties -- Gender representation in the Democratic and Republican Parties -- "Equality" vs. "protection" : setting the agenda after suffrage -- How "sex" got into Title VII : persistent opportunism as a maker of public policy -- Congressional passage of the Equal Rights Amendment -- Comparable worth -- Epilogue: the long road to Madam Speaker
Control code
173502684
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 263 p.
Isbn
9780742556089
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007038762
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)173502684

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