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  1. Representing Women in Parliament

    A Comparative Study

    Edited by Marian Sawer, Manon Tremblay, Linda Trimble

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    The first book-length treatment of the political representation of women in countries with parliamentary systems based on the Westminster model. Written by a major international team of authors, this new study features twelve chapters on both new and established parliaments, including Australia,...

    Published June 10th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Beyond States and Markets

    The Challenges of Social Reproduction

    Edited by Isabella Bakker, Rachel Silvey

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    Seeking to extend our understanding of the contemporary global political economy, this book provides an important and original introduction to the current theoretical debates about social reproduction and argues for the necessity of linking social reproduction to specific contexts of power and...

    Published May 14th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Breaking the Political Glass Ceiling

    Women and Congressional Elections, 2nd Edition

    By Barbara Palmer, Dennis Simon

    Series: Women In American Politics

    Why has the integration of women into Congress been so slow? Is there a "political glass ceiling" for women? Although women use the same strategic calculations as men to decide when to run, the decision regarding where to run is something else. While redistricting has increasingly protected...

    Published January 29th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Women, Quotas and Politics

    Edited by Drude Dahlerup

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    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...

    Published December 5th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Gender and Civil Society

    By Jude Howell, Diane Mulligan

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Over the last two decades there has been considerable enthusiasm for the concept of civil society amongst researchers, practitioners and activists. Yet despite this enthusiasm for the concept, the gendered nature of civil society and the impact of feminist organizing on civil society has received...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  6. The Politics of Women's Interests

    New Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Louise Chappell, Lisa Hill

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    This new study reveals how institutional practices and discourses shape the way men and women are conceived of, and how through this process, gender stereotypes and expectations are created. Informed by the latest research and trends, these expert authors examine the way in which domestic...

    Published April 20th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Gendering Spanish Democracy

    By Monica Threlfall, Christine Cousins, Celia Valiente

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book provides an up-to-date critical assessment of gender in Spain with reference to the key social and political fields. It addresses aspects of women's experience such as the public spheres of elective politics, public policy-making and the labour market. This is underpinned by an in-depth...

    Published September 30th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Gender and Candidate Communication

    VideoStyle, WebStyle, NewStyle

    Edited by Dianne G. Bystrom, Terry Robertson, Mary Christine Banwart, Lynda Lee Kaid

    Series: Gender Politics--Global Issues

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 29th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Made in the Philippines

    By James A. Tyner

    Series: Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

    The Philippines is the world's largest exporter of temporary contract labor with a huge 800,000 workers a year being deployed on either six month or two year contracts. This labor migration is highly regulated by the government, private, and non-governmental/non-private organizations. Tyner argues...

    Published December 18th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Power, Postcolonialism and International Relations

    Reading Race, Gender and Class

    Edited by Chowdhry Geeta, Sheila Nair

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    "Chowdhry and Nair, along with the authors of this volume, make a timely, vital, and deeply necessary intervention in international relations - one that informs theoretically, enriches our knowledge of the world through its narratives, and forces us to confront the differentiated wholeness of our...

    Published October 30th 2003 by Routledge