Sex as a political variable

women as candidates and voters in U.S. elections by Seltzer, Richard Ph. D.

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers in Boulder, Colo

Written in English
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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Women in politics -- United States,
  • Women politicians -- United States,
  • Voting -- United States,
  • Sex role -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-180) and index.

StatementRichard A. Seltzer, Jody Newman, Melissa Voorhees Leighton.
ContributionsNewman, Jody., Leighton, Melissa Voorhees, 1969-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.U6 S45 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 189 p. :
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL663573M
ISBN 101555876366, 1555877362
LC Control Number97009105

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