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Women, gender, and politics

Mona Lena Krook

Women, gender, and politics

a reader

by Mona Lena Krook

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMona Lena Krook and Sarah Childs, editors
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1236 .W637725 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 360 p. :
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24534868M
ISBN 100195368800, 0195368819
ISBN 109780195368802, 9780195368819
LC Control Number2009050172
OCLC/WorldCa436028850

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Women, Gender, and Politics brings together both classic and recent readings on central topics in the study of gender and politics, and places an emphasis on comparing developed and developing countries. This is the first world-wide, comparative study of the controversial new trends of gender quotas now emerging in global politics, presenting a comprehensive overview of changes in women’s parliamentary representation across the world. This is important reading for all those working to increase women’s influence in politics, because it scrutinizes under what circumstances gender quotas do.

Women, Gender, and Politics brings together both classic and recent readings on central topics in the study of gender and politics, and places an emphasis on comparing developed and developing countries. Genuinely international in its focus, the book is divided into five sections to reflect the range of research in the subfield: (1) women and social movements, (2) women and political parties. This article analyzes the intersection of gender, women’s activism, and political participation in Morocco in a socio-political approach. The emergence of women’s activism is an answer to the.


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