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書名 Women, politics, and democracy in Latin America [electronic resource] / edited by Tomas Dosek ... [et al.]
出版項 New York : Palgrave Macmillan US : Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017
國際標準書號 9781349950096 (electronic bk.)
9781349950089 (paper)
國際標準號碼 10.1057/978-1-349-95009-6 doi
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說明 xix, 243 p. : ill., digital ; 24 cm
系列 Crossing boundaries of gender and politics in the global South
Crossing boundaries of gender and politics in the global South
附註 This book discusses the current tendencies in women's representation and their role in politics in Latin American countries from three different perspectives. Firstly, the authors examine cultural, political-partisan and organizational obstacles that women face in and outside institutions. Secondly, the book explores barriers in political reality, such as gender legislation implementation, public administration and international cooperation, and proposes solutions, supported by successful experiences, emphasising the nonlinearity of the implementation process. Thirdly, the authors highlight the role of women in politics at the subnational level. The book combines academic expertise in various disciplines with contributions from practitioners within national and international institutions to broaden the reader's understanding of women in Latin American politics
Host Item Springer eBooks
主題 Women -- Political activity -- Latin America
Latin America -- Politics and government
Political Science and International Relations
Latin American Politics
Gender Studies
Comparative Politics
Alt Author Dosek, Tomas
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