The Latina Advantage
Gender, Race, and Political Success
||Bejarano, Christina E.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Texas Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $55.00|
| Book Description: |
During the past decade, racial/ethnic minority women have made significant strides in U.S. politics, comprising large portions of their respective minority delegations both in Congress and in state legislatures. This trend has been particularly evident in the growing political presence of Latinas, yet scholars have offered no clear explanations for this electoral phenomenon—until now.
In The Latina Advantage, Christina E. Bejarano draws on national public opinion...