Race, Ethnicity, Sexuality, and Women’s Political Consciousness of Gender

  title={Race, Ethnicity, Sexuality, and Women’s Political Consciousness of Gender},
  author={Catherine E. Harnois},
  journal={Social Psychology Quarterly},
  pages={365 - 386}
Existing research emphasizes the importance of group identification and perceived similarity in the development of group consciousness. Intersectionality suggests that for many women, a political consciousness of gender may also stem from experiences with race, ethnicity, and sexuality and may be interconnected with a consciousness of other forms of inequality. This study analyzes data from a recent national survey to investigate how race, ethnicity, and sexuality intersect with women’s… Expand
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