2 edition of Women in American politics found in the catalog.
Women in American politics
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|LC Classifications||HQ1236.5.U6 W43 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2011044100|
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U.S. Senate Carol Moseley Braun (D-IL), a Black woman, was the first woman of color elected to the U.S. Senate, serving from ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Revised edition of "original test edition"--Title page verso.
Part of a series of texts "Citizenship and Change: Women and American Government" produced by members of the Task Force on Women and American Government sponsored by the APSA (American Political Science Association)--Committee on the Status of Women in the.
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