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Women and New Labour

Women and New Labour

engendering politics and policy?

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Policy in Bristol .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labour Party (Great Britain),
  • Women -- Government policy -- Great Britain,
  • Feminism -- Political aspects -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- Economic policy -- 1997-,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1997-,
  • Great Britain -- Social policy -- 1979-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Claire Annesley, Francesca Gains and Kirstein Rummery
    ContributionsAnnesley, Claire, Gains, Francesca, Rummery, Kirstein
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.G7 W64 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 261 p. ;
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17239926M
    ISBN 101861348282, 1861348274
    ISBN 109781861348289, 9781861348272

      Buy New Labour's Women MPs: Women Representing Women 1 by Childs, Sarah, Harman MP QC, The Rt. Hon. Harriet (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Sarah Childs. 1. Constitution and Labour Laws: Fundamental rights vis-à-vis labour laws, Equality before law and its application in Labour Laws, Equal pay for equal work; and Article and reservation policies, Artic 21, 23 and 24 and its implications. 2. International Labour Organization: Aims and objects; Cooperation between governments and.

      A t the start of April, Dawn Butler was a well-liked figure in parliament and looked like a strong candidate for deputy leader of the Labour experienced parliamentarian, 50 .   Having “borne the brunt of long battles, many defeats, much victimisation and bitterness” as one new Labour MP put it. The Labour women shared chocolates through long all-night sittings.

    The case-study chapters in Part Two of this book examine in detail New Labour's policy stance, activity, and outcomes for women in a range of economic, social, and foreign-policy areas. Part Three addresses the reform policy under New Labour via a series of case studies in . Comic books feature complex plots and detailed character development, so there is always something new to discover, even if the reader already knows a great deal about a given franchise. Sometimes boxed sets are special edition publications that include new material, author notes, special gifts, DVDs of film clips, and new illustrations.


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"This book is an excellent account of the impact of women and gender on Labour Party policy, and is an important contribution to both the new literature on women and policy-making and to the relatively neglected area of how parties make : Paperback. This book fills that gap in an interesting and timely way.

Women and New Labour will be a valuable addition to both feminist and mainstream scholarship in the social sciences, particularly in political science, social policy and economics.

Although there is a growing body of international literature on the feminisation of politics and the policy process and, as New Labour’s term of office progresses, a rapidly growing series of texts around New Labour’s politics and policies, until now no one text has conducted an analysis of New Labour’s politics and policies from a gendered perspective, despite the fact that New Labour.

The analytical framework provided by the editors yields generalisable insights that will outlast New Labour's third term. "This book is an excellent account of the impact of women and gender on Labour Party policy, and is an important contribution to both the new literature on women and policy-making and to the relatively neglected area of how.

Above all, they were accused of failing to make difference, to have failed women, and were dismissed by some as ‘Blair’s Babes’. Drawing on in-depth interviews with more than half of the new Labour women MPs, Sarah Childs reveals how these women actually experienced being MPs, and explores whether they acted for and like women – in Author: Sarah Childs.

Women and New Labour: Engendering politics and policy?. Although there is a growing body of international literature on the feminisation of politics and the policy process and, as New Labour's term of office progresses, a rapidly growing series of.

Including a key section on women’s selection for parliament; whether women MPs act as role models; why it is important that women should be present in politics; as well as exploring in depth the subject of women’s substantive representation, New Labour’s Women MPs is essential reading for all those interested in women and politics.

Labour's public face is still male, but history will see how Labour's domestic agenda has been feminised.' - Polly Toynbee, The Guardian 'New Labour's Women MPs shows that the sex of our MPs matters. It reveals - in their own words - how Labour's women MPs sought to put women's issues and perspectives at the heart of British politics.

• Harriet Harman MP has written a contribution for the new Fabian Society book This Woman Can:women and Labour which is published today Topics Politics. Do the new Asian economies encourage gender equality.

Ann Brooks provides a unique insight into this question by assessing the impact of the new economy and the changing labour market on women in Asia. Theoretical debates around globalization, gender and social change are combined with empirical research on professional women in two cosmopolitan cities: Hong Kong and Singapore.

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First Published eBook Published 31 July Women and Labour Market Dynamics “The subject of low work participation rates for women has been of concern to economists, gender specialists and policy makers for decades. This book makes an important contribution in understanding the role of women in development and identifies some new.

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Engendering politics?Theoretical underpinnings: women, gender, feminising and politics / Angelia R. Wilson ; Women and Nordic labour. Labour's public face is still male, but history will see how Labour's domestic agenda has been feminised.' - Polly Toynbee, The Guardian 'New Labour's Women MPs shows that the sex of our MPs matters.

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Above all, they were accused of failing to make difference, to have failed women, and were dismissed by some as 'Blair's Babes'. Drawing on in-depth interviews with more than half of the new Labour women MPs, Sarah Childs reveals how these women actually experienced being MPs, and explores whether they acted for and like women.

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He has published widely in academic and political journals, in English and Spanish. The changes to the labour laws proposed by at least 12 states, including Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, exempting manufacturing companies from implementing labour-friendly measures, will push more women out of work, causing a further decline in the Female Labour Force Participation, according to experts on labour and gender.

Their concerns include lack of clarity or a. New Labour have set themselves up to specifically address women's issues and attract women voters, but how successful have they been? This book offers an analysis of New Labour's politics and policies from a gendered perspective.This chapter explores the coherence of New Labour's approach to the family and the implications for gender roles of its policies.

It describes the family policy in Britain beforeand the policies introduced by the New Labour governments. Their effects on gender divisions in paid work and unpaid care, and their differential impact on partnered and lone mothers, and on women of different.

As we enter an election campaign that may end thirteen years of New Labour government, Alex Snowden takes a look at Tony Cliff’s assessment of Labour's victory in T oday is the 10th anniversary of the death of Tony Cliff (), revolutionary Marxist and founder of the International Socialists tradition.