Gender and Politics
Fall, 2019 - Instructor: Jim Bolner, Sr.
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Course Resources

The Nineteenth Amendment -- from the U.S. Constution Annotated

Gender and Politics --from the Oxford Handbook Online

The Oxford Handbook of Gender and Politic (2013)

William L. Mace, "Gender Politics: Why Do Men Oppose Gender Equality" --from Psychology Today, October 22, 2018

Pamela Paxton et al., "Gender in Politics" --from The Annual Review of Sociology, (2007)

Azam Kamgulan, "Islam and Women's Rights: Overcoming Inequality" --from Center for Inquiry (June, 2018)

"Women Suffrage: When and Where Did Women Earn the Right to Vote?" --from

Gender Issues Websites --from

Gender Discrimination Applicable Laws --from

Gender Discrimination: U.S. Supreme Court Cases --from

Sex-based Discrimination --from the U.S. Equal Emplloyment Opportunity Commission

Feminist Jurisprudence --from the Cornell Legal Information Institutei

National Women's Law Center

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

5 Facts About Women's Suffrage and the 19th Amendment -- from Action Institute

Equal Pay Act of 1963 -- from the Avalon Project

"80 Nations Set Quotas for Female Leaders.  Should the U.S. Be Next?" --from The Washington Post, March 29, 2019

"History of Women Suffrage in the United States" -- from

"Gender Differences in American Voting Behavior" -- from

Gender Equality in the World -- from The Telegraph (United Kingdom)

-- A Gender Research Resource From Norway

Gendered Innovations -- from Stanford University

Title IX -- Federal constitutional legal protection against discrimination based on sex in institutions which receive federal funds.
Overview of Title IX -- from the Justice Department

League of Women Voters

Timeline of Major Supreme Court Decisions on Women's Rights -- from the ACLU

Michal Lev-Ram,"Even Melinda Gates Has Struggled to Get Her Husband Bill to Do His Fair Share"
--from Fortune Magazine, April 22, 2019