Why We Lost the Era / Edition 1

Why We Lost the Era / Edition 1

by Jane J. Mansbridge
     
 

ISBN-10: 0226503585

ISBN-13: 9780226503585

Pub. Date: 09/28/1986

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

The Equal Rights Amendment, which would have guaranteed women the same legal rights as men, passed Congress with an overwhelming majority in 1972. During the following ten years, the public repeatedly endorsed it in opinion surveys. The era was never able to muster concrete support in enough states to become the law of the land. In this book it is being explained why.…  See more details below

Overview

The Equal Rights Amendment, which would have guaranteed women the same legal rights as men, passed Congress with an overwhelming majority in 1972. During the following ten years, the public repeatedly endorsed it in opinion surveys. The era was never able to muster concrete support in enough states to become the law of the land. In this book it is being explained why.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226503585
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
09/28/1986
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
335
Sales rank:
1,048,690
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.74(d)

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