Gendering the European Union : New Approaches to Old Democratic Deficits
By: Abels, Gabriele.
Contributor(s): Mushaben, Joyce Marie.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Gender and Politics: Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012Description: 1 online resource (300 p.).ISBN: 9780230353299.Subject(s): Equality - European Union countries | Equality -- European Union countries | Gender mainstreaming - European Union countries | Gender mainstreaming -- European Union countries | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Globalization | POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Cultural Policy | Sex discrimination against women - European Union countries | Sex discrimination against women -- European Union countries | Women and democracy - European Union countries | Women and democracy -- European Union countries | Women’s rights -- Government policy -- European Union countries | Women's rights - Government policy - European Union countriesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gendering the European Union : New Approaches to Old Democratic DeficitsDDC classification: 305.42094 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures and Boxes; Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; List of Abbreviations; 1 Introduction: Studying the EU from a Gender Perspective; Part I: Gendering Perspectives and EU Processes; 2 Gendering Theories of European Integration; 3 Gendering the Institutions and Actors of the EU; 4 Gendering the EU Policy Process and Constructing the Gender Acquis; 5 From Equal Treatment to Gender Mainstreaming and Diversity Management; 6 Gendering Enlargement of the EU; Part II: Meliorating Old and New EU Policy Deficits and Blind Spots
7 The Common Agricultural Policy and Gender Equality8 Gendering Employment Policy: From Equal Pay to Work-Life Balance; 9 Gendering the Social Policy Agenda: Anti-Discrimination, Social Inclusion and Social Protection; 10 Research by, for and about Women: Gendering Science and Research Policy; 11 Women on the Move: EU Migration and Citizenship Policy; 12 Conclusion: Rethinking the Double Democratic Deficit of the EU; Bibliography; Index
An exploration of European integration as seen through a gender lens. This book looks at integration theories, institutional relationships, enlargement, the development of gender law and the role of formal actors, scholars and expert networks in the EU policy-making process. With a focus on gender mainstreaming as a new approach to gender policy.
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