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Do Female Politicians Lead to Better Learning Outcomes?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy. Oct2022, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p763-800. 38p.

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Abstract: Despite progress towards universal primary education, children in India lag in age and grade-appropriate learning competencies. This paper studies the effect of women's political leadership in state legislatures on primary school-aged children's learni...

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Effect of Female Politicians on Postprimary Education and Intergenerational Education Spending.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Capital. Winter2022, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p488-525. 38p.

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Abstract: This paper studies whether exposure to female politicians during adolescence affects postprimary education, including a longer-term intergenerational impact in India. Using close mixed-gender elections won by women as an instrument for the election of ...

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Identity, Social Media and Politics: How Young Emirati Women Make Sense of Female Politicians in the UAE.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Press/Politics. Oct2022, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p789-807. 19p.

Abstract: Social media offered new opportunities for politicians to engage with the public. However, little research has explored public perceptions of women politicians and their role in women's empowerment, especially in non-Western contexts. This study used a...

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Trusting the untrustable: The construction of politicians' self-image on Facebook.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Information Society. Oct-Dec2022, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p377-387. 11p. 1 Diagram.

Abstract: Informed by the signaling theory, we argue that the use of social media by both politicians and potential voters may mitigate the information asymmetry between them. A politician normally strives to construct an idealized image of herself, and is there...

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No Longer Conforming to Stereotypes? Gender, Political Style and Parliamentary Debate in the UK.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): British Journal of Political Science. Oct2022, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p1584-1601. 18p.

Abstract: Research on political style suggests that where women make arguments that are more emotional, empathetic and positive, men use language that is more analytical, aggressive and complex. However, existing work does not consider how gendered patterns of s...

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Measuring Support for Women's Political Leadership: Gender of Interviewer Effects Among African Survey Respondents.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Public Opinion Quarterly. Fall2022, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p668-696. 29p. 7 Charts, 6 Graphs.

Abstract: Public opinion surveys are a fundamental tool to measure support for women's political rights. This article focuses on perceptions of women's suitability for leadership. To what extent do influential cross-country surveys that include such items suffer...

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Fictional politainment: Exposure to international television drama and attitude toward female politicians.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Communication Gazette. Nov/Dec2022, Vol. 84 Issue 7/8, p675-697. 23p.

Abstract: We examine the relationship between media use motivations and attitudes toward female politicians by proposing a conceptual model explaining the role of key mediating variables such as identification, narrative transportation, enjoyment, and political ...

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Do European media ignore female politicians? A comparative analysis of MP visibility.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): West European Politics. Nov2022, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p1481-1492. 12p.

Abstract: Media attention is an invaluable electoral asset, and structurally less media attention given to female candidates and politicians could be detrimental to women's representation. While research has found equal amounts of coverage devoted to male and fe...

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Dominated Myths Are Almost Broken: Evaluating Assembly Members’ Lived Experiences in Ghanaian Local Politics.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Ghana Journal of Development Studies. May2022, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p25-48. 24p.

Abstract: Ghanaian cultural norms, verbal and non-verbal expressions, gender stereotypes, and male dominance are real propaganda that discourages women from engaging in local politics. This paper draws from the dominant ideology, development approach and gender ...

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The cost of doing politics: A critical discursive analysis of Australian liberal politicians' responses to accusations by female politicians of bullying and intimidation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Australian Journal of Social Issues (John Wiley & Sons, Inc. ). Sep2022, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p524-543. 20p.

Abstract: Recent conversations prompted by the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements have put issues of workplace sexism, sexual harassment and sexual assault into the global spotlight. This paper examines how members of the Australian Liberal Party made sense of, and r...

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