University of New Jersey, is nationally recognized as the leading source of scholarly research and current data about American women's political participation. Its mission is to promote greater knowledge and understanding about women's participation in politics and government and to enhance women's influence and leadership in public life. CAWP's education… (More)
Women are substantially more likely than men to perceive the electoral environment as highly competitive and biased against female candidates .. Women are much less likely than men to think they are qualified to run for office .. Women are less likely than men to receive the suggestion to run for office – from anyone ..
BACKGROUND Around 40 per cent of patients with unipolar depressive disorder who are treated in secondary care mental health services do not respond to first or second line treatments for depression. Such patients have 20 times the suicide rate of the general population and treatment response becomes harder to achieve and sustain the longer they remain… (More)
This is a course in Women and American politics. A range of topics will be discussed which should inform you of the role of women in American politics from the Founding to the present including women's participation as citizens, voters, activists, and elites. Further, we will explore the suffrage movement and the modern women's movement; women's activities… (More)