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by Joni Lovenduski

Category: Social Sciences
Subcategory: Political books
Author: Joni Lovenduski
ISBN: 0745624626
ISBN13: 978-0745624624
Language: English
Publisher: Polity; 1 edition (February 4, 2005)
Pages: 184
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Feminizing Politics makes a vital contribution to debates about the role of women in politics today.

Feminizing Politics makes a vital contribution to debates about the role of women in politics today. It will be of interest to students and scholars of comparative politics and gender studies as well as the interested general reader.

In this fascinating new book, Joni Lovenduski seeks to answer these questions by exploring the changes in the political . Feminizing Politics makes a vital contribution to debates about the role of women in politics today

In this fascinating new book, Joni Lovenduski seeks to answer these questions by exploring the changes in the political representation of women since the 1960s. Focusing primarily on the UK, but drawing on examples from other political systems, Lovenduski goes on to consider how institutions, processes and procedures are affected by the changing number of women in politics. Feminizing Politics makes a vital contribution to debates about the role of women in politics today.

Joni Lovenduski’s most popular book is Taoism and Chinese Religion. Showing 20 distinct works. Taoism and Chinese Religion by. Henri Maspero, Joni Lovenduski.

Joni Lovenduski is Anniversary Professor of Politics at Birkbeck College, University of London. She has been a Fellow of the British Academy since 2007 and was elected an Academician of the Academy of Social Sciences in 2009.

In this fascinating new book, Joni Lovenduski seeks to answer these questions by. .Feminists have long argued that the presence of women in politics provides a means of articulating women s perspectives and issues.

In this fascinating new book, Joni Lovenduski seeks to answer these questions by exploring the changes in the political representation of women since the 1960s. As the number of female MPs increases, it is often claimed that the nature of politics itself will be transformed.

the book represents significant methodological achievements and should encourage more broadly comparative projects. It is a useful contribution to feminist political science, from an energetic group of scholars. Jill Vickers, Carleton University. How can women maximise their political influence? Does state feminism enhance the political representation of women? Should feminism be established in state institutions to treat women's concerns?

Joni Lovenduski, FBA is Professor Emerita of Politics at Birkbeck, University of London

Joni Lovenduski, FBA is Professor Emerita of Politics at Birkbeck, University of London. She was previously Anniversary Professor of Politics at Birkbeck (2000-2016), Professor of Politics at the University of Southampton (1995-2000) and Professor of Comparative Politics at Loughborough University (1993-5). She was made a Fellow of the British Academy in 2007. In the same year she received the Special Recognition Award from the Political Studies Association of the United Kingdom.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Feminizing politics by Joni Lovenduski (Paperback, 2004) at the . Author Biography Joni Lovenduski is Professor of Politics at Birkbeck College, London. Author(s) Joni Lovenduski.

Author Biography Joni Lovenduski is Professor of Politics at Birkbeck College, London.

Joni Lovenduski, Vicky Randall. Oxford University Press, 1993 - Social Science - 388 pages. Political Framework Economic Change and Thatcherism. 17. Difference Identity and Equality. From inside the book.

Feminists have long argued that the presence of women in politicsprovides a means of articulating women's perspectives and issues.As the number of female MPs increases, it is often claimed that thenature of politics itself will be transformed. But are we reallywitnessing the feminization of politics? Do women make a differenceto political life and, if so, under what circumstances? In thisfascinating new book, Joni Lovenduski seeks to answer thesequestions by exploring the changes in the political representationof women since the 1960s. Focusing primarily on the UK, but drawingon examples from other political systems, Lovenduski goes on toconsider how institutions, processes and procedures are affected bythe changing number of women in politics. She explores what is atstake when we try to achieve equality of women and men in publicoffice, and draws out the ways in which the constraints andpossibilities for political action are gendered. Feminizing Politics makes a vital contribution to debates about therole of women in politics today. It will be of interest to studentsand scholars of comparative politics and gender studies as well asthe interested general reader.
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