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The real gap on abortion views isn't about sex, it's about gender

Cassino, Dan (2022) The real gap on abortion views isn't about sex, it's about gender. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (05 Oct 2022). Blog Entry.

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With the 2022 midterm elections only a month away, there are indications that the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v Wade may have motivated women to support Democratic candidates. In new research, Dan Cassino examines Americans’ views on abortion. He finds that people’s gender identity and their attitudes towards gender are far better predictors of their views on abortion than their sex.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2022 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Date Deposited: 18 Jan 2023 14:09
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:47

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