ERIC Number: EJ630225
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The "White Glove Pulpit": A History of Policy Influence by First Ladies.
Watson, Robert P.
OAH Magazine of History, v15 n3 p9-14 Spr 2001
Focuses on the public policy influence exerted by the early first ladies, whose endeavors comprise a "White Glove Pulpit," a feminine means of asserting power in the realm of strict gender confines. Discusses four roles (spouse and partner, hostess, advocate, and public figure and campaigner) through which the First Ladies influenced public policy. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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