Women candidates and their campaigns: the latest info, trends and historical context.
This section contains resources for scholars, educators, students, elected officials, journalists, activists, and the general public to use in disseminating information about women's political involvement and advancement.
As a resource for faculty who already teach or would like to develop new women and politics courses, CAWP has collected syllabi for courses on women and politics and feminist theory.
Our fact sheets contain current and historical information about women candidates and officeholders. Our archived fact sheet section provides out-of-date fact sheets for historical reference.
Not One of the Boys (1984) - This 60-minute documentary film produced by CAWP examines the progress women are making and the obstacles they encounter after more than a decade of increased involvement in political life. The film focuses on 1984 as both an ordinary and an extraordinary year for women in American politics. It appeared on the PBS series Frontline and is on DVD for sale from CAWP. (Purchase from CAWP for $10)
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