Gender Quotas Database

Resources

Spain

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  • Valiente, C. 2005. ‘The women’s movement, gender equality agencies and central-state debates on political representation in Spain’, in Lovenduski, J. et al (eds) State Feminism and Political Representation, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 174-194.
  • Jenson, Jane & Valiente, Celia. 2003. Comparing Two Movements for Gender Parity: France and Spain, in Banaszak A. L., Beckwith K., D. Rucht (eds.) Women's Movements Facing the Reconfigured State. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Valiente, Celia. 2003. ‘The Feminist Movement and the Reconfigured State in Spain (1970s-2000)’, in Banaszak A. L., Beckwith K., D. Rucht (eds.) Women's Movements Facing the Reconfigured State. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Hacia una Democracia Paritaria. Análisis y Revisión de las Leyes Electorales Vigentes (Towards Parity Democracy: Analysis and Reform of Existing Electoral Laws). 2001. Madrid: CELEM.
  • Prades, Joaquina. 2000. ‘PSOE y PP, únicos partidos que suben su cuota de mujeres.’ El País, 30 January.
  • Instituto de la Mujer, Statistics of women in congress, http://www.mtas.es/mujer/mujeres/cifras/poder/poder_legislativo.htm
  • Spanish Parliament website, http://www.congreso.es/

Other Links

Inter-Parliamentary Union. http://www.ipu.org/

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliament in 2015: The year in review”: http://www.ipu.org/pdf/publications/WIP2015-e.pdf

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliament: 20 years in review”: http://www.ipu.org/pdf/publications/WIP20Y-en.pdf

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliaments: World and Regional Averages”: http://www.ipu.org/wmn-e/world.htm

Inter-Parliamentary Union. “Women in Parliaments: World Classification ”: http://www.ipu.org/wmn-e/classif.htm

Women's Environment and Development Organization, www.wedo.org

Online Women in Politics, www.onlinewomeninpolitics.org

Note: The sources and additional reading indicated above are mostly only available in English. We welcome recommendations of additional sources in other languages.

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