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Women in Nordic Politics: Closing the Gap ePub download

by Lauri Karvonen,Per Selle

  • Author: Lauri Karvonen,Per Selle
  • ISBN: 1855215330
  • ISBN13: 978-1855215337
  • ePub: 1248 kb | FB2: 1165 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Politics & Government
  • Publisher: Dartmouth Pub Co (August 1, 1995)
  • Pages: 416
  • Rating: 4.7/5
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Women in Nordic Politics: Closing the Gap ePub download

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Women in Nordic politics : closing the gap. Lauri Karvonen, Per Selle. Part I Women in Nordic politics: introduction - Scandinavia - a case apart, Lauri Karvonen and Per Selle the political representation of women - a bird's eye view, Nina Cecilie Raaum. Guidelines for Landscape Ecological Planning.

In Women in Nordic Politics: Closing the Gap, eds. Lauri Karvonen and Per Selle. There is a distinct gap in women's representation in national legislatures between countries with single-member district electoral systems and those with proportional representation electoral systems. Lauri Karvonen and Per Selle 1998. 'Women's Representation in National Legislatures: Developed and Developing Countries. While this gap has been well documented, there have been only limited attempts at explaining its existence.

The book demonstrates clearly that there is no linear trend towards more personalisation among the cases studied. From the point of view of the general personalisation thesis, the findings are mixed at best; in some important respects, they are negative. While the media tend to focus more on individual politicians, the idea that party leaders increasingly determine the party choice of voters finds little support in empirical evidence. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate. How do I upload a book?

In his 1955 book, The Political Role of Women, Maurice Duverger brought our attention to the lack of representation of women in politics.

In his 1955 book, The Political Role of Women, Maurice Duverger brought our attention to the lack of representation of women in politics. Since that time, the dismal underrepresentation of women in politics has not much improved. Few women rise to leadership positions in politics; as Jean Blondel found in a more recent cross-cultural comparison of political leaders, less than . 05 percent of all leaders were women (1987, 116–17). Mcdonald, Jean Graves, and Pierson, Vicky.

Karvonen, Lauri, and Per Selle (ed). Reprints and Permissions. Women in Nordic Politics: Closing the Gap. Aldershot: Dartmouth. Kittilson, Miki C. 2013. In The Oxford Handbook of Gender and Politics, ed. Georgina Waylen, Karen Celis, Johanna Kantola, and S. Laurel Weldon, 536–553. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Korolczuk, Elzbieta, and Steven Saxonberg. Strategies of Contentious Action: A Comparative Analysis of the Women’s Movements in Poland and the Czech Republic. Personalised recommendations.

Karvonen's study is based on a wealth of new primary evidence.

It is this that makes the Finnish case interesting and, as far as possible, this book examines Finland in a comparative perspective. Karvonen's study is based on a wealth of new primary evidence. It demonstrates that Finland is indeed a special case in certain respects, especially when it comes to the attenuation of ideological rivalry and the recurrent waves of populist protest. Read on the Scribd mobile app.

Lauri Karvonen og Per Selle (re. : Women in Nordic Politics. Closing the Gap, Dartmouth, 1995. Per Selle og Bjarne Øymyr: Frivillig organisering og demokrati. Det frivillige et endrar seg 1940-1990, Samlaget, 1995. Publikasjoner av Per Selle i jonssystemet CRIStin. Publikasjoner av Per Selle i BIBSYS. Eksterne baser ( Autoritetsdata ).

Women in Electoral Politics: Lessons from Norway, Westport: Praeger. The Political Representation of Women: A Bird's Eye View’ in Karvonen, Lauri and Per Selle (eds). Dartmouth, p. 5-55. Matland, Richard E. 1993.

This work examines the position and the functioning of women in Nordic politics. In assessing how women have been able to close the gap between themselves and men, it covers voting behaviour and how it relates to gender; party organization; participation with regard to the EU; and other factors.