Synopses & Reviews
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-258) and index.
Table of Contents
Introduction : the White House as ultimate prize /Robert P. Watson --Breaking the final glass ceiling : when (not if) a woman becomes president /Max J. Skidmore --Paving the way : the work of the women's movement /Anne N. Costain --Changing the climate of expectations /Erika Falk and Kathleen Hall Jamieson --Profile : Shirley Chisholm, blazing trails /Robert P. Watson and Ann Gordon --Can women enter the "big tents?" National party structures and presidential nominations /Melissa Haussman.