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Situation of women in the political process in Europe.

Situation of women in the political process in Europe.

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Published by Directorate of Human Rights, Council of Europe in Strasbourg [France] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s rights -- Europe.,
  • Civil rights -- Europe.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWeber, Maria., Mossuz-Lavau, Janine., Hernes, Helga Maria, 1938-, Council of Europe. Directorate of Human Rights.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK3239.5 .S57 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15179070M

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Women and European Politics is a comprehensive country-by-country survey of the changing political and economic history of women in Eastern and Western Europe over the last two centuries. Joni Lovenduski first discusses the contributions of the "first wave" feminists who fought for women suffrage as well as for reforms in family life, wage work, and educational by: This ground-breaking book surveys the history of women's political thought in Europe from the late medieval period to the early modern era.

The authors examine women's ideas about topics such as the basis of political authority, the best form of political organisation, justifications of obedience and resistance, and concepts of liberty, toleration, sociability, equality, and by: For the first time we have seen women prime ministers and presidents in and Political Power examines the extent of progress women have made in ten western European countries, and looks at the factors which have helped, or hindered, their greater involvement in the political process.

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InFile Size: KB. situation, especially for the low level of participation of women Quotas for women in political repre-sentation are generally shunned because they are associated with the politics of the past.

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women’s representation primarily investigate the situation in Western Europe (e.g. Kittilson, ; Norris, ), rather than conducting an analysis of the whole continent. This is why there is a clear need for a quantitative study of Europe in its entirety.

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