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Same difference? Female (and male) members of Britain’s political parties

Poletti, Monica, Bale, Tim and Webb, Paul (2018) Same difference? Female (and male) members of Britain’s political parties. Democratic Audit Blog (22 Mar 2018). Blog Entry.

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A recent report by the Party Membership Project run by Monica Poletti, Tim Bale and Paul Webb has shown how the membership of Britain’s main political parties is more like to be male, middle aged and middle class. The results of this survey were explored in a discussion with several leading female MPs, which highlighted common concerns about party behaviours, class and gender barriers that reinforce these disparities in participation.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 15 May 2021 15:33
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 10:58

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