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By Jennifer L. Lawless

ISBN-10: 052175660X

ISBN-13: 9780521756600

ISBN-10: 0521767490

ISBN-13: 9780521767491

changing into a Candidate: Political Ambition and the choice to Run for place of work explores the standards that force political ambition on the earliest levels. utilizing info from a accomplished survey of millions of eligible applicants, Jennifer L. Lawless systematically investigates what compels definite electorate to pursue optional positions and others to draw back on the thought. Lawless assesses own components, resembling race, gender and kinfolk dynamics, that have an effect on an eligible candidate's probability of contemplating a run for place of work. She additionally specializes in eligible applicants' specialist lives and attitudes towards the political system.

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