Counting Women's Ballots: Female Voters from Suffrage by J. Kevin Corder,Christina Wolbrecht

By J. Kevin Corder,Christina Wolbrecht

How did the 1st woman citizens solid their ballots? for nearly a hundred years, solutions to this question have eluded students. Counting Women's Ballots employs new information and novel easy methods to supply insights into even if, how, and with what effects girls voted within the elections after suffrage. The research covers a bigger and extra varied set of areas, over an extended time period, than has formerly been attainable. J. Kevin Corder and Christina Wolbrecht locate that the level to which ladies voted and which events they supported diverse significantly throughout time and position, tough makes an attempt to explain girl electorate by way of easy generalizations. many ladies tailored quick to their new correct; others didn't. in certain cases, girls strengthened present partisan merits; in others, they contributed to dramatic political realignment. Counting Women's Ballots improves our knowing of the most important enlargement of the yankee citizens in the course of a transformative interval of yankee history.

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