Glasloft-landet. Udvikling i kvinderepræsentationen i Danmark i et nordisk og globalt perspektiv
2009 (English)In: Festskrift. Kampen for kommunal kvindevalgret 1856-1908., KVINFO, Copenhagen , 2009Chapter in book (Other academic)
This chapter is part of a netbased scientific publication, issued on the occation of the centeniary of women's local suffrage in Denmark 1909.
Drude Dahlerup's chapter discusses various theoretical explanations on the variation in women's political representation: the gender power theory, the time-lag theory and the saturation theory. The article concludes that changes in the discoursive frames as well as the degree of pressure from the women's movements must be seen as the most important factors.
Tables show the historical development of women's political representation in the Nordic countries.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
KVINFO, Copenhagen , 2009.
gender, representation, Denmark, glass ceiling
Other Social Sciences not elsewhere specified
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-18771OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-18771DiVA: diva2:185294