Women and Leadership Bibliography
Prepared and maintained by the Institute for Women’s Leadership Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
WOMEN AND POLITICS: U.S., Global Politics, and Human Rights
Balakrishnan, R. & Elson, Diane. The Economic Crisis is a Human Rights Issue.
UK: Our Kingdom, 2008.
Bunch, Charlotte with P. Antrobus, S. Frost, and N. Reilly. “International Networking for
Women’s Human Rights.” Global Citizen Action. Boulder: Lynne Rienner
Publishers, 2001: 217-229.
Bunch, Charlotte , “Women’s Rights as Human Rights: Toward a Re-Vision of Human
Rights.” Human Rights Quarterly (12). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1990: 486-498.
Carroll, Susan J. and Fox, Richard L. Gender and Elections: Shaping the Future of
American Politics. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Coomaraswamy, Radhika. “Are Women’s Rights Universal? Re-Engaging the Local.”
Meridians: Feminism, Race, Transnationalism. Wesleyan University Press, 2002.
Dujon, Diane and Ann Withorn, eds. For Crying Out Loud: Women’s Poverty in the
United States. Boston: South End Press, 1996.
Jaywardenda, Kumari. Feminism and Nationalism in the Third World. Zed Books Ltd,
Lawless, Jennifer and Fox, Richard L."Why are Women Still Not Running for Political
Office?" Issues in Governance Studies, 2008.
Mandel, Ruth B. She's the Candidate!: A Woman for President. Center for American
Women and Politics, 2009. http://www.cawp.rutgers.edu/research/topics/
Pietila, Hikka. Engendering the Global Agenda: The Story of Women and the United
Nations. UN Non Governmental Liaison Svc., 2002.
Sanbonmatsu, Kira, Susan J. Carroll, and Debbie Walsh. Poised to Run: Women's
Pathways to the State Legislature. Center for American Women and Politics,
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