The gender face of Asian politics / edited by Aazar Ayaz and Andrea Fleschenberg.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Description
xxii, 243 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Women legislators and their impact on public policy : a comparative perspective / Kazuki Iwanaga, Patricia Loreskär -- Strategy, action, transition : women as agents of change / Claudia Derichs -- The effect of electoral gender quotas - 'quota women' in politics / Drude Dahlerup -- The politics of quotas around the world : Asia in perspective / Manon Tremblay, Jackie F. Steele -- Role of women in peace and conflict : suffering of Afghan women / Khalida Ghaus -- A spectacle of masculine and feminine images of political leadership : a feminist reflection on the current crisis of leadership in the Philippines / Lourdes Veneracion-Rallonza -- Durga Amma and St. Sonia, the Redeemer - images of women politicians in India / Dagmar Hellmann-Rajanayagam -- A leader-in-waiting - female political leadership in Burma / Andrea Fleschenberg -- The private roots of public transportation : women's engagement in democratic politics in Pakistan / Marion R. Müller -- Women's representation in the politics of Pakistan / Shahnaz Wazir Ali -- Decentralization and women's participation in local governance / Riffat Munnawar -- Sharing personal experiences : women in Pakistani politics / Aazar Ayaz, Andrea Fleschenberg.
ISBN
  • 9780195475166 (hbk.)
  • 019547516X (hbk.)
LCCN
2009355068
OCLC
263294268
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