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#suffrage This book offers a much needed corrective to the conventional conception that the enfranchisement of women ad #This book offers a much needed corrective to the conventional conception that the enfranchisement of women ad 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 istoric trends to explain something as complicated and nuanced as the impact of women's votes after suffrage Laura R Woliver Journal of Politics. 1920 Most istorians dismiss contribution of to the political landscape at that time contribution of women to the political landscape at that time Kristi Andersen makes it clear that there were multiple 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 lobbying all elped to redefine politicsThis fresh nuanced analysis of women voters activists candidates and officeholders will interest scholars in political science 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 the development of American electoral and party politics Jane Junn Political Science uarterl. Although this book was a little dry it was an excellent source to understand what appened in the decade or so after women got the vote during suffrage in. Debunking conventional wisdom that women Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator had little 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 revisionististory traces ow despite male resistance to women's progress the entrance of women and of their concerns into the public sphere transformed both the resistance to women's progress the entrance of women and of their concerns into the public sphere transformed both the system and women themselvesAndersen shows ow women's participation was based on a conception of women's citizenship as indirect and disinterested
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