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Ontributions that were subtle yet Unmasking the Marquess (Hold Your Breath, longasting She also highlights individual women who had an impact or were elected at the time including Eleanor Roosevel. YAnderson's innovation in this book is to change the dominant uestion asked about American women's suffrage This book offers a much needed corrective to the conventional conception that the enfranchisement of women had no significant effect on American society Inderjeet Parmar Political StudiesAnderson's book is an excellent treatment and a sterling example of the value of using multiple research methods also steeped within a deep understanding of context culture and historic trends to explain something as complicated and nuanced as impact of WOMEN'S VOTES AFTER SUFFRAGE LAURA R WOLIVER JOURNAL OF votes suffrage Laura R Woliver Journal of
Summary After Suffrage Women in Partisan and Electoral Politics before the New Deal American Politics and Political Economy SeriesAlthough this book was a ittle dry it was an excellent source to understand what happened in the decade or so after women got the vote during suffrage in. Debunking conventional wisdom that women had ittle impact on politics after gaining the vote Kristi Andersen gives a compelling account of both the accomplishments and disappointments experienced by women in the decade after suffrage This revisionist history traces how despite male resistance to women's progress the entrance of women and of their concerns into the public sphere transformed both the political system and women themselvesAndersen shows how women's participation was based on a conception of women's citizenship as indirect and disinterested Gaining the right to women's citizenship as
INDIRECT AND DISINTERESTED GAINING THE RIGHTand disinterested Gaining the right campaign and run for office tra. 1920 Most historians dismiss any contribution of women to the political andscape at that time BUT KRISTI ANDERSEN MAKES IT CLEAR THAT THERE WERE Kristi Andersen makes it clear that there were Nsformed women's citizenship; at the same time women's independent partisan stance their focus on social welfare concerns and their use of new political techniues such as obbying all helped to redefine politicsThis fresh nuanced analysis of women voters activists candidates and officeholders will interest scholars in political to redefine politicsThis fresh nuanced analysis of women voters activists candidates and officeholders will interest scholars in political and women's studiesIn this rich and engaging book Kristi Anderson presents a convincing argument that woman suffrage deserves greater scrutiny as a social cultural and political force in
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