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Gender in campaigns for the U.S. House of Representatives

Barbara C. Burrell

Gender in campaigns for the U.S. House of Representatives

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • United States,
  • United States. Congress. House,
  • Political campaigns,
  • Women legislators,
  • Elections,
  • Political activity,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-284) and index.

    StatementBarbara Burrell
    SeriesThe CAWP series in gender and American politics, CAWP series in gender and American politics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.U6 B868 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 288 pages
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27195046M
    ISBN 100472072315, 0472052314
    ISBN 109780472072316, 9780472052318
    LC Control Number2014014530
    OCLC/WorldCa896967930

    Patsy Takemoto Mink was a distinguished, dedicated and innovative legislator who served as a member of the territorial House of Representative of Hawaii, State Senator of Hawaii, and for over two decades as the representative of Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District. Compassionate, articulate, and focused, Patsy Mink riveted audiences and moved governmental bodies in ways that.


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