Gender Politics: From Consciousness to Mass Politics

  title={Gender Politics: From Consciousness to Mass Politics},
  author={Ethel Klein},
  • Ethel Klein
  • Published 1984
  • Political Science
  • With dramatic suddenness, the feminist movement emerged on the social scene in the late 1960s, and by 1980 it was a political force to be reckoned with. This ground-breaking study combs a wealth of public opinion surveys and census data to discover why women have become politically active and what it means to public policy. The book focuses on two compelling questions: What are the common concerns that mobilize women, and how do these concerns shape political activism? Ethel Klein finds that a… CONTINUE READING
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