Understanding How Women Vote: Gender Identity and Political Choices

by
Kelly L. Winfreyauthor

Kelly L. Winfrey, PhD, is assistant professor at the Greenlee School of Journalism and Mass Communication and faculty with the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics at Iowa State University.

Understanding How Women Vote: Gender Identity and Political Choices

20181130

Praeger

Pages 232
Topics Politics, Law, and Government

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Understanding How Women Vote: Gender Identity and Political Choices

Author(s): Winfrey, Kelly;
Contributors: Winfrey, Kelly;
Abstract:

Uncovering the psychological and sociological reasons for the gender gap in American politics, this fascinating volume explores how such factors influence women and lead to their political beliefs and behaviors.


• Provides readers with an in-depth explanation for the gender gap in American politics while also addressing key differences between women voters

• Explores such intriguing topics as whether women prefer female or male candidates

• Utilizes original, empirical research and theory on group identification to explain specific political beliefs and behaviors

• Couples academic theory with clear, accessible examples and explanations

• Draws from numerous disciplines, including political science, communication studies, sociology, and psychology

• Offers advice for candidates looking to engage and persuade women

SortTitle: understanding how women vote: gender identity and political choices
Keyword(s): Politics, Law, and Government
Author Info:
Kelly L. Winfreyauthor

Kelly L. Winfrey, PhD, is assistant professor at the Greenlee School of Journalism and Mass Communication and faculty with the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics at Iowa State University.

eISBN-13: 9781440840319
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440840302
Imprint: Praeger
Pages: 232
Publication Date: 20181130