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Published: 10 October 2019

200 Pages


ISBN: 9780190936204

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The Inclusion Calculation

Why Men Appropriate Women's Representation

Melody E. Valdini

  • Provides a new theoretical perspective on the question of women's representation in politics
  • Uses a mixed-methods approach using case studies as well as large-N data sets
  • Includes a unique systematic approach and description of women's inclusion as the result of a "calculation" of rational political actors

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