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Women, quotas and politics / edited by Drude Dahlerup
Bib ID 3641096
Format BookBook
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Description New York : Routledge, 2006 
xii, 312 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0415375495
Series

Routledge research in comparative politics ; 10.

Full contents
  • Introduction / Drude Dahlerup
  • Arguing for and against quotas : theoretical issues / Carol Bacchi
  • The Nordic countries : an incremental model / Lenita Freidenvall, Drude Dahlerup and Hege Skjeie
  • Latin America : the experience and the impact of quotas in Latin America / Clara Araújo and Ana Isabel García
  • Sub-Saharan Africa : on the fast track to women's political representation / Aili Tripp, Dior Konate and Colleen Lowe-Morna
  • The Balkans : from total rejection to gradual acceptance of gender quotas / Milica G. Antic and Sonja Lokar
  • The Arab Region : women's access to the decision-making process across the Arab Nation / Gihan Abou-Zeid with the assistance of Dina Obied
  • Western Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand : gender quotas in the context of citizenship models / Mona Lena Krook, Joni Lovenduski and Judith Squires
  • South Asia : gender quotas and the politics of empowerment : a comparative study / Shirin M. Rai, Farzana Bari, Nazmunnessa Mahtab and Bidyut Mohanty
  • Gender quotas in post-conflict states : East Timor, Afghanistan and Iraq / Julie Ballington and Drude Dahlerup
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Women -- Political activity -- Cross-cultural studies.  |  Women suffrage -- Cross-cultural studies.  |  Political participation -- Cross-cultural studies.  |  Representative government and representation -- Cross-cultural studies.  |  Elections -- Cross-cultural studies.  |  Democracy -- Cross-cultural studies.
Other authors/contributors Dahlerup, Drude

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