Women Mayors in Portugal: A Case Study in Political Representation and Citizenship

Abstract Introduction The article presents a historical analysis of the participation of women in Portuguese politics and reveals the positive effects of the introduction of the parity law in 2006. In the 2015 national elections, for the first time one third of the elected the Members of the Portugu...

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Volume: 26
Main Author: Almeida, Maria Antónia de Figueiredo Pires de
Format: Journal Article
Language: English, Portuguese
Place of publication: Universidade Federal do Paraná 01.12.2018
published in: Revista de sociologia e política Vol. 26; no. 68; pp. 27 - 42
ORCID: 0000-0002-5583-3099
Data of publication: 2018-12-00
ISSN: 0104-4478
EISSN: 1678-9873
Alternate Title: As prefeitas em Portugal: um estudo de caso sobre a representação política feminina e a cidadania
Discipline: Political Science
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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