Stalled : the representation of women in Canadian governments /
edited by Linda Trimble, Jane Arscott, and Manon Tremblay.
Vancouver : UBC Press, c2013.
xxiii, 333 p. ; 23 cm.
9780774825207 (hbk.), 9780774825214 (pbk.)
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Vancouver : UBC Press, c2013.
9780774825207 (hbk.)
9780774825214 (pbk.)
contents note
Women, power, politics: surveying the Canadian landscape / Sylvia Bashevkin -- Introduction: The road to gender parity / Manon Tremblay, Jane Arscott, and Linda Trimble -- Truly more accessible to women that the legislature? Women in municipal politics / Manon Tremblay and Anne Mévellec -- The Alberta advantage? Women in Alberta politics / Brenda O'Neill -- When numberical gains are not enough: women in British Columbia politics / Jocelyne Praud -- Complacency and gender silence: women in Manitoba politics / Shannon Sampert -- A province at the back of the pack: women in New Brunswick politics / Joanna Everitt -- A laggard no more? Women in Newfoundland and Labrador politics / Amanda Bittner and Elizabeth Goodyear-Grant -- Electoral breakthrough: women in Nova Scotia politics / Louise Carbert and Naomi Black -- Breaking the holding pattern? Women in Ontario politics / Tracey Raney -- Getting women's names on the ballot: women in Prince Edward Island politics / John Crossley -- Hitting a glass ceiling? Women in Quebec politics / Manon Tremblay -- A prairie plateau: women in Saskatchewan politics / Loleen Berdahl -- In the presence of northern aboriginal women? Women in territorial politics / Graham White -- Slow to change: women in the House of Commons / Lisa Young -- "Way past that era now?" Women in the Canadian Senate / Stephanie Mullen, with the collaboration of Manon Tremblay and Linda Trimble -- Conclusion: A few more women / Linda Trimble, Manon Tremblay, and Jane Arscott.
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