Selected Bibliography & Academic Resources

Selected Bibliography relating to Gender and Politics

Anne Peters & Stefan Suter, “Representation, Discrimination, and Democracy: A

Legal Assessment of Gender Quotas in Politics” (pp174-200), in Linda McClain &

Joanna L. Grossman (Eds.) Gender Equality: Dimensions of Women's Equal

Citizenship (Cambridge University Press; 2009).

Drude Dahlerup & Lenita Friedenvall, Electoral Gender Quota Systems and their

Implementation in Europe (European Parliament, Brussels; 2008), p17.

Drude Dahlerup (Ed.) Women, Quotas and Politics (Routledge; 2006).

Drude Dahlerup, “Conclusion” (pp293-307), in Drude Dahlerup (Ed.) Women, Quotas

and Politics (Routledge; 2006).

European Commission, Women in European Politics – time for action (Luxembourg:

Office for Official Publications of the European Communities; 2009).

European Commission for Democracy Through Law, Report on the Impact of

Electoral Systems on Women's Representation in Politics (Adopted by the Council for

Democratic Election, Venice; 2009). [CDL(2009)080]

Kathleen Knight, Yvonne Galligan, & Una Nic Giolla Choille, “Equalizing

Opportunities for Women in Electoral Politics in Ireland: The Views of Women

Members of Parliament”, in Women and Politics (Vol. 26(1) 2004; pp1-20).

Michael Kimmel, “Toward a Pedagogy of the Oppressor”, Tikkun Magazine

(Nov/Dec 2002).

National Women's Council of Ireland, Irish Politics: Jobs for the Boys!, (Dublin;


Seamus McGuinness, Elish Kelly, Tim Callan, & Philip J. O'Connell, The Gender

Wage Gap in Ireland (The Equality Authority, Ireland; 2009).

Yvonne Galligan, “Women in Politics” (pp272-301) in John Coakley & Michael

Gallagher (Eds.) Politics in the Republic of Ireland, (Routledge; 2006), p273.

Yvonne Galligan, “Bringing Women In: Global Strategies for Gender Parity in

Political representation” (pp219-236) in U.Md.L.J, Race, Religion, Gender and Class

(Vol. 6; 319).