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Opening doors wider : women's political engagement in Canada

Opening doors wider : women's political engagement in Canada

Author: Sylvia B Bashevkin
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, [2009]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book asks whether the doors to women's participation in Canadian public life are more open than in the past and probes how they can be opened further.


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Opening doors wider.
Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2009
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia B Bashevkin
ISBN: 9780774815635 0774815639
OCLC Number: 298135413
Description: viii, 212 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Women and community leadership: changing politics or changed by politics? / Caroline Andrew --
Rebuilding the House of Canadian feminism: NAC and the racial politics of participation / Mary-Jo Nadeau --
Women in the Quebec National Assembly: why so many? / Manon Tremblay, with the assistance of Stephanie Mullen --
Are cities more congenial? Tracking the rural deficit of women in the House of Commons / Louise Carbert --
Making a difference when the doors are open: women in the Ontario NDP Cabinet, 1990-95 / Lesley Byrne --
"Stage" versus "actor" barriers to Women;s Federal Party leadership / Sylvia Bashevkin --
One is not like the others: Allison Brewer's leadership of the New Brunswick NDP / Joanna Everitt and Michael Camp --
Crafting a public image: women MPs and the dynamics of media coverage / Elizabeth Goodyear-Grant --
Do voters stereotype female party leaders? Evidence from Canada and New Zealand / Elisabeth Gidengil, Joanna Everitt, and Susan Banducci --
Opening doors to women's participation / Sylvia Bashevkin.
Responsibility: edited by Sylvia Bashevkin.


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