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A room at a time : how women entered party politics, Jo Freeman

Label
A room at a time : how women entered party politics
Title
A room at a time
Title remainder
how women entered party politics
Statement of responsibility
Jo Freeman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Freeman, Jo
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Women in politics
  • Political parties
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A room at a time : how women entered party politics, Jo Freeman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Preface and Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Feminists, Reformers, and Party Women.
  • p. 1
  • Myth as History.
  • p. 1
  • Political Women.
  • p. 4
  • Political Parties.
  • p. 6
  • 1.
  • Social Movements and Party Systems: Where Do Women Fit?.
  • p. 9
  • Social Movements.
  • p. 9
  • Party Systems.
  • p. 11
  • Where Do Women Fit?.
  • p. 20
  • 2.
  • Cracking Open the Door: Women and Partisanship in the Nineteenth Century.
  • p. 27
  • Female Reform.
  • p. 28
  • Woman's Rights.
  • p. 31
  • Partisanship.
  • p. 32
  • Women in Politics.
  • p. 37
  • Partisanship and Suffrage.
  • p. 42
  • 3.
  • Assaulting the Citadel: Woman Suffrage and the Political Parties.
  • p. 47
  • Woman Suffrage and the Progressive Movement.
  • p. 47
  • Opposition to Woman Suffrage.
  • p. 50
  • Female Reform Organizations.
  • p. 53
  • Feminism.
  • p. 57
  • NAWSA and Nonpartisanship.
  • p. 59
  • 4.
  • Learning the Ropes: Emergence of the Party Woman.
  • p. 63
  • New Party Woman.
  • p. 65
  • Election of 1912.
  • p. 70
  • Election of 1916.
  • p. 76
  • Parties Respond.
  • p. 81
  • 5.
  • Making a Place: The Women's Divisions.
  • p. 85
  • Democrats.
  • p. 86
  • Republicans.
  • p. 96
  • Success But Not Survival.
  • p. 107
  • 6.
  • Party Organization: The Evolution of Fifty-Fifty.
  • p. 109
  • Colorado Plan.
  • p. 110
  • National Committees.
  • p. 111
  • Committee Officers.
  • p. 113
  • State and Local Party Committees.
  • p. 114
  • Futility of 50-50.
  • p. 119
  • 7.
  • Down Different Paths: Women's Organizations and Political Parties after 1920.
  • p. 123
  • League of Women Voters.
  • p. 124
  • National Woman's Party.
  • p. 129
  • Women's Progressive Network.
  • p. 134
  • Other Feminist Organizations.
  • p. 138
  • Prohibition and Repeal.
  • p. 139
  • Peace and Patriotism.
  • p. 143
  • 8.
  • Building a Base: Women in Local Party Politics.
  • p. 149
  • Bringing Women into the Parties.
  • p. 150
  • Political Clubs.
  • p. 153
  • Keeping Women in Their Place.
  • p. 163
  • Political Machines.
  • p. 164
  • Sex Solidarity and Sex Prejudice.
  • p. 170
  • Illusion and Disillusion.
  • p. 174
  • Female Infiltration.
  • p. 176
  • 9.
  • Doing Their Bit: Women in National Party Politics.
  • p. 179
  • National Conventions.
  • p. 180
  • Convention Committees.
  • p. 183
  • Women's Work in Presidential Campaigns.
  • p. 184
  • Woman's Vote?.
  • p. 199
  • 10.
  • Having a Say: Women's Issues in the Party Platforms.
  • p. 203
  • 11.
  • Claiming a Share: Presidential Appointments of Women.
  • p. 213
  • Expanding Women's Sphere.
  • p. 214
  • Presidential Appointments.
  • p. 215
  • 12.
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 227
  • Opportunities and Constraints.
  • p. 229
  • What Women Accomplished.
  • p. 234
  • Sources, Citations, and Abbreviations.
  • p. 237
  • Notes.
  • p. 241
  • References.
  • p. 311
  • Index.
  • p. 339
  • About the Author.
  • p. 353
Control code
RIBGB29970349-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 353 p.
Isbn
9780847698059
Lccn
99030542
Label
A room at a time : how women entered party politics, Jo Freeman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Preface and Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Feminists, Reformers, and Party Women.
  • p. 1
  • Myth as History.
  • p. 1
  • Political Women.
  • p. 4
  • Political Parties.
  • p. 6
  • 1.
  • Social Movements and Party Systems: Where Do Women Fit?.
  • p. 9
  • Social Movements.
  • p. 9
  • Party Systems.
  • p. 11
  • Where Do Women Fit?.
  • p. 20
  • 2.
  • Cracking Open the Door: Women and Partisanship in the Nineteenth Century.
  • p. 27
  • Female Reform.
  • p. 28
  • Woman's Rights.
  • p. 31
  • Partisanship.
  • p. 32
  • Women in Politics.
  • p. 37
  • Partisanship and Suffrage.
  • p. 42
  • 3.
  • Assaulting the Citadel: Woman Suffrage and the Political Parties.
  • p. 47
  • Woman Suffrage and the Progressive Movement.
  • p. 47
  • Opposition to Woman Suffrage.
  • p. 50
  • Female Reform Organizations.
  • p. 53
  • Feminism.
  • p. 57
  • NAWSA and Nonpartisanship.
  • p. 59
  • 4.
  • Learning the Ropes: Emergence of the Party Woman.
  • p. 63
  • New Party Woman.
  • p. 65
  • Election of 1912.
  • p. 70
  • Election of 1916.
  • p. 76
  • Parties Respond.
  • p. 81
  • 5.
  • Making a Place: The Women's Divisions.
  • p. 85
  • Democrats.
  • p. 86
  • Republicans.
  • p. 96
  • Success But Not Survival.
  • p. 107
  • 6.
  • Party Organization: The Evolution of Fifty-Fifty.
  • p. 109
  • Colorado Plan.
  • p. 110
  • National Committees.
  • p. 111
  • Committee Officers.
  • p. 113
  • State and Local Party Committees.
  • p. 114
  • Futility of 50-50.
  • p. 119
  • 7.
  • Down Different Paths: Women's Organizations and Political Parties after 1920.
  • p. 123
  • League of Women Voters.
  • p. 124
  • National Woman's Party.
  • p. 129
  • Women's Progressive Network.
  • p. 134
  • Other Feminist Organizations.
  • p. 138
  • Prohibition and Repeal.
  • p. 139
  • Peace and Patriotism.
  • p. 143
  • 8.
  • Building a Base: Women in Local Party Politics.
  • p. 149
  • Bringing Women into the Parties.
  • p. 150
  • Political Clubs.
  • p. 153
  • Keeping Women in Their Place.
  • p. 163
  • Political Machines.
  • p. 164
  • Sex Solidarity and Sex Prejudice.
  • p. 170
  • Illusion and Disillusion.
  • p. 174
  • Female Infiltration.
  • p. 176
  • 9.
  • Doing Their Bit: Women in National Party Politics.
  • p. 179
  • National Conventions.
  • p. 180
  • Convention Committees.
  • p. 183
  • Women's Work in Presidential Campaigns.
  • p. 184
  • Woman's Vote?.
  • p. 199
  • 10.
  • Having a Say: Women's Issues in the Party Platforms.
  • p. 203
  • 11.
  • Claiming a Share: Presidential Appointments of Women.
  • p. 213
  • Expanding Women's Sphere.
  • p. 214
  • Presidential Appointments.
  • p. 215
  • 12.
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 227
  • Opportunities and Constraints.
  • p. 229
  • What Women Accomplished.
  • p. 234
  • Sources, Citations, and Abbreviations.
  • p. 237
  • Notes.
  • p. 241
  • References.
  • p. 311
  • Index.
  • p. 339
  • About the Author.
  • p. 353
Control code
RIBGB29970349-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 353 p.
Isbn
9780847698059
Lccn
99030542

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