Gender Quotas Database

Resources

Norway

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  • Hagemann, G. 2003. Feminisme og historieskriving – inntrykk fra en reise, Oslo: Universitetsforlaget.
  • Skjeie, H. 2003. ‘Særuttalelse: Demokrati, makt og menneskerettigheter’, in Sluttrapport fra Makt- og demokratiutredningen, NOU 2003: 19, Oslo: Statens forvaltningstjeneste, Informasjonsforvaltning, pp. 74–87.
  • Skjeie, H. and Teigen, M. 2003. Menn imellom. Mannsdominans og likestillingspolitikk,
    Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk.
  • Teigen, M. 2003. Kvotering og kontrovers, Oslo: Pax.
  • Narud, H.M., Pedersen, M.N. and Valen, H. (eds) 2002. Party Sovereignty and Citizen Control. Selecting Candidates for Parliamentary Elections in Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Norway, Odense: University Press of Southern Denmark.
  • Teigen, Mari. 2002. Kvotering og kontrovers. Virkemidler i likestillingpolitikken. Oslo: Institutt for samfunnsforskning.
  • Skjeie, Hege. 2001. ‘Quotas, Parity and the Discursive Dangers of Difference.’ Klausen, Jytte and Charles Maier (eds.) Has Liberalism Failed Women? Assuring Equal Representation in Europe and the United States. New York: Palgrave
  • Bergqvist, Christina (ed.). 1999. Equal Democracies? Gender and Politics in the Nordic Countries. Oslo: Scandinavian Universities and the Nordic Council of Ministers.
  • Christensen, Ann-Dorte. 1999. ‘Women in Political Parties.’ Christina Bergquist (ed). Equal Democracies? Gender and Politics in the Nordic Countries. Oslo: Scandinavian Universities and the Nordic Council of Ministers
  • Inhetveen, Katharina. 1999. ‘Can Gender Equality Be Institutionalized? The Role of Launching Values in Institutional Innovation.’ International Sociology. 14, no. 4. pp. 403-422.
  • Bacchi, Carol Lee. 1996. Politics of Affirmative Actions. Women, Equality and Category Politics. London: Sage.
  • Matland, R. and Studlar, D.T. 1996. ‘The Contagion of Women Candidates in Single-Member District and Proportional Representation Electoral Systems: Canada and Norway’, The Journal of Politics, 58, 3: 707–33.
  • Bystydzienski, J.M. 1995. Women in Electoral Politics: Lessons from Norway, Westport: Praeger.
  • Raum, Nina Cecilie. 1995. ‘The Political Representation of Women: A Bird's Eye View’ in Karvonen, Lauri and Per Selle (eds). Women in Nordic Politics: Closing the Gap. Dartmouth, pp.25-55.
  • Matland, Richard E. 1993. ‘Institutional Variables Affecting Female Representation in National Legislatures: The Case of Norway.’ Journal of Politics. 55 (3). pp. 737-755.
  • Skjeie, Hege. 1993a. ‘Målrettet og tilfeldig: kvoteringspraksis og kvinnerepresentasjon på Stortinget’ (Intentional and accidental: The practice of quotas and women’s representation in the Norwegian Parliament). Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning 34, no. 5-6. pp. 479-486.
  • Skjeie, Hege. 1993b. ‘Ending the Male Political Hegemony: The Norwegian Experience.’ Lovenduski, Joni and Pippa Norris (eds.). Gender and Party Politics. London: Sage
  • Skjeie, H. 1992. Den politiske betydningen av kjønn: En studie av norsk topp-politikk,
    (The Political Significance of Gender: A Study of Norwegian Top Politics). Oslo: Institute for Social Research
  • Rokkan, S. 1987. Stat, nasjon, klasse, Oslo: Universitetsforlaget.
  • Hernes, H. 1982. Staten – kvinner ingen adgang? Oslo: Universitetsforlaget.
  • Holter, H. 1981. ‘Om kvinneundertrykkelse, mannsundertrykelse og hersketeknikker’,
    in K. Andenaes, T. Johansen and T. Mathisen (eds) Maktens ansikter: perspektiver på makt og maktforskning, Oslo: Gyldendal, pp. 216–35.
  • Trojel, Lasse and Liss Nielsen. 1979. ‘Kønskvotering i det norske Storting?’ (Gender quotas in the Norwegian Parliament?). Kvinden og samfundet 95, no. 7. p. 4.
  • Norwegian Parliament website, http://www.stortinget.no/

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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