States of Democracy: Gender and Politics in the European by Yvonne Galligan

By Yvonne Galligan

The multi-layered political procedure of the ecu Union deals a special atmosphere for the examine of comparative democracy. Its regulations search to offer impact to an agreed diversity of values, together with that of gender equality.


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This ebook explores gender equality and democratic politics in Europe. It discusses how democratic politics engages with gender equality within the eu Union and examines what occurs while a center democratic price of the ecu Union, equality among men and women, is given coverage impact in supra-national and household point politics. It asks how embedded is that this price in democratic politics and what measure of gender equality is expressed during this setting. the gathering brings to gentle the gendered nature of democratic politics, supplying a serious gaze at the workings of recent democracy in Europe.


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This booklet should be of curiosity to students and scholars of democracy, ecu reports, gender, and key to classes looking to comprise a deeper gender point of view or comparing democracy and democratic functionality in associations and decision-making.

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