xiv, 250 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
0472099345 cloth alkaline paper 0472069349 paperback alkaline paper 9780472099344 9780472069347
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-241) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Gender and representation Gender and candidacy : supply, demand, and political parties The recruitment and nomination practices of the political parties Candidate gender and electoral politics Barriers, opportunities, and the gendered path to office The pattern of women's representation across states Conclusion.