Participant Info

First Name
Karen
Last Name
Beckwith
Country
United States
University
Case Western Reserve University
Keywords
women as cabinet members, women and party leadership, women, gender, and the 2016 presidential election, Ohio and the 2016 presidential election, women's movements, feminism, social movements and protest, US political parties and elections
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Media Contact

Personal Info

About Me
Recent Publications

“Narratives of Defeat: Explaining the Effects of Loss in Social Movements,” Journal of Politics, 77 (1), 2015.

“Plotting the Path from One to the Other: Women’s Interests and Political Representation.” In Representation: The Case of Women, eds. Maria C. Escobar-Lemmon and Michelle M. Taylor-Robinson. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014, pp. 19-40.

“The Comparative Study of Women’s Movements,” In The Oxford Handbook of Gender and Politics, eds. Karen Celis, Johanna Kantola, Georgina Waylen, and Laurel Weldon. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. 385-410.

Political Women and American Democracy: Critical Perspectives on Women and Politics Research, Christina Wolbrecht, Karen Beckwith and Lisa Baldez, eds. Cambridge University Press, 2008.

“All is Not Lost: The 1984-85 British Miners’ Strike and Mobilization after Defeat,” in The Consequences of Social Movements: People, Policies and Institutions, eds. Lorenzo Bozi, Marco Giugni, and Katrin Uba. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.

“Gender, Class, and the Structure of Intersectionality: Working-Class Women and the Pittston Coal Strike,” Politics, Groups and Identities, 2 (1), January 2014: 17-34.

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Country Focus
United States, United Kingdom, Scotland, West Europe

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