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A rising public voice : women in politics worldwide

Author: Alida Brill
Publisher: New York : Feminist Press at the City University of New York, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of essays by women in politics from around the world including Janine Haines (Australia), Radha Kumar (India), Ilana Bet-El (Israel), Emiko Kaya (Japan), Maria de Lourdes Pintasilgo (Portugal), Hege Skjeie (Norway), and Wangari Maathai (Kenya).
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alida Brill
ISBN: 155861110X 9781558611108 1558611118 9781558611115
OCLC Number: 32312561
Description: xv, 284 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Not for want of trying: women in Australian and New Zealand politics, 1893-1993 / Janine Haines --
The Impact of German unification on women: losses and gains / Hanna Beate Schoepp-Schilling --
A Conversation with Wu Qing / Isabel Crook, Lu Dongxiao, and Lisa Stearns --
Political women and women's politics in India / Radha Kumar --
Blaga Dimitrova: a voice for change / Valentina Stoev --
The Feminist behind the spokeswoman: a candid talk with the Hanan Ashwari / Rabab Hadi --
Israeli women in two voices: a dialogue between generations / Ilana Bet-El and Lilly Rivlin --
From prison cell to parliament / Thenjiwe Mtintso --
Mitsui Mariko: feminist assemblywoman / Emiko Kaya --
Portugal: daring to be different / Marie de Lourdes Pintasilgo --
Profiles and portraits --
A Political triple whammy / Diane Abbott --
Martin, what should I do now? / Bella Abzug --
The 30 percent quota law: a turning point for women's political participation in Argentina / Gloria Bonder and Marcela Nari --
Women in parliamentary life / Marilyn Waring --
From movement to government: women's political integration in Norway / Hege Skjeie --
EMILY's list: overcoming barriers to political participation / David Lauter --
Guatemala: a story of tragedy and promise / Rigoberta Menchú --
The Dance of life: women and human rights in Chile / Marjorie Agosín --
Women, information, and the future: the women of Kenya and the Green Belt Movement / Wangari Maathai --
Sultana's dream / Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain --
She who would be king / Ama Ata Aidoo.
Responsibility: edited, and with an introduction by Alida Brill ; foreword by Gertrude Mongella.

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A collection of essays by women in politics from around the world including Janine Haines (Australia), Radha Kumar (India), Ilana Bet-El (Israel), Emiko Kaya (Japan), Maria de Lourdes Pintasilgo (Portugal), Hege Skjeie (Norway), and Wangari Maathai (Kenya).

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