The Political Consequences of Being a Woman: How Stereotypes Influence the Conduct and Consequences of Political Campaigns / Edition 1

The Political Consequences of Being a Woman: How Stereotypes Influence the Conduct and Consequences of Political Campaigns / Edition 1

by Kim Fridkin Kahn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231103034

ISBN-13: 9780231103039

Pub. Date: 08/23/1996

Publisher: Columbia University Press

Examines the impact of sex role stereotyping on the electability of women candidates, and as a central factor in the conduct and consequences of statewide campaigns.

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Overview

Examines the impact of sex role stereotyping on the electability of women candidates, and as a central factor in the conduct and consequences of statewide campaigns.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231103039
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
08/23/1996
Series:
Power, Conflict, and Democracy: American Politics Into the 21st Century Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.03(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.46(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. Stereotypes in Statewide Campaigns3. Gender Differences in Campaign Appeals for the U.S. Senate4. Differences in Campaign Coverage: An Examination of U.S. Senate Races5. The Impact of Coverage Differences and Sex Stereotypes6. Differences in Campaign Appeals for Governor7. Press Coverage of Male and Female Candidates for Governor8. New Coverage and Gender in Gubernatorial Campaigns: An Experimental Study of the Female Candidate's "Potential" Advantage9. The Electoral Consequences of Stereotypes10. Conclusions and Implications

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