Why Movements Succeed or Fail: Opportunity, Culture, and the Struggle for Woman Suffrage by Lee Ann Banaszak
English | 25 Aug. 1996 | ISBN: 0691026408 | 308 Pages | PDF | 1 MB
Wyoming became the first American state to adopt female suffrage in 1869–a time when no country permitted women to vote. When the last Swiss canton enfranchised women in 1990, few countries barred women from the polls. Why did pro-suffrage activists in the United States and Switzerland have such varying success?