Women, Politics, and Power : A Global Perspective / Pamela Paxton, The University of Texas at Austin, Melanie M. Hughes, University of Pittsburgh.
Contributor(s): Hughes, Melanie M.Call number: HQ1236 P39 2014 Material type: TextPublisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, 2014Edition: Second Edition.Description: xvii, 459 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781412998666 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Women -- Political activity | Women -- Political activity -- Cross-cultural studies | Representative government and representationDDC classification: 324.082
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
List of figures, tables, and maps -- About the authors -- Preface -- Introduction to women in politics -- Women struggle for the vote : the history of women's suffrage -- Women struggle for representation : accessing positions of power -- Explaining the political representation of women culture -- Explaining the political representation of women social structure -- Explaining the political representation of women politics -- Explaining the political representation of women international factors -- Do women make a difference? -- Women from marginalized groups -- Regions : the West and the United States -- Eastern Europe and Central Asia -- Latin America and the Caribbean -- Middle East and North Africa -- Asia and the Pacific -- Sub-Saharan Africa -- Where do we go from here? : and how do we get there? -- References -- Glossary/index.