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Gender in politics : prospects and recommendations

Gender in politics : prospects and recommendations

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dc.contributor.author du Vall, Marta pl
dc.contributor.author Majorek, Marta pl
dc.contributor.editor Okoń-Horodyńska, Ewa [SAP11016684] pl
dc.contributor.editor Zachorowska-Mazurkiewicz, Anna [SAP11018717] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2019-03-22T13:50:13Z
dc.date.available 2019-03-22T13:50:13Z
dc.date.issued 2015 pl
dc.identifier.isbn 978-83-233-4007-2 pl
dc.identifier.uri https://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/71117
dc.language eng pl
dc.rights Dozwolony użytek utworów chronionych *
dc.rights.uri http://ruj.uj.edu.pl/4dspace/License/copyright/licencja_copyright.pdf *
dc.title Gender in politics : prospects and recommendations pl
dc.type BookSection pl
dc.pubinfo Cracow : Jagiellonian University Press pl
dc.description.physical 67-89 pl
dc.description.additional Bibliogr. s. 88-89. Strona wydawcy: https://www.wuj.pl pl
dc.abstract.en This study focuses on the issue of participation of women in politics, particularly in the area of gender equality in governance and access to the resources associated with it. The results available show an increase in women’s participation in political life. There are definitely more women applying for offices and many of them achieve success. Indubitably, the easily discernible progress is overshadowed by the continuing gender gap, manifested in persistent, lower participation of women. In this chapter, it is primarily quantitative data and reports that have been considered, and analysis of the results available enables us to present the changes in the representation of women in political decision-making circles both at the national and supranational levels. We have analysed the data describing the situation in Poland, the Nordic countries, and the European Union. In the context of initiatives for equal representation of women in representative bodies exercising functions and decision-making, it is worth noting that, even in countries which have achieved a satisfactory level in terms of numbers, this is not fully reflected in the implementation of gender equality in the area of politics. This is because the practice, often used, is to limit access to certain areas of political activism. There is still a well established social, stereotypical division into areas traditionally “reserved” for representatives of both sexes, such as social affairs or education. pl
dc.subject.en women pl
dc.subject.en politics pl
dc.subject.en European Union pl
dc.subject.en Poland pl
dc.subject.en the Nordic countries pl
dc.title.container Statistical profiles of women’s and men’s status in the economy, science and society pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.rights.original OTHER; otwarte repozytorium; ostateczna wersja wydawcy; po opublikowaniu; 36 pl
dc.identifier.project ROD UJ / OP pl


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