The United Kingdom : The “Mother of All Parliaments”: Westminster’s Male Face. / Childs, Sarah; Campbell, Rosie; Lovenduski, Joni.

Women and Legislative Representation: Electoral Systems, Political Parties, and Sex Quotas. ed. / Manon Tremblay. Palgrave Macmillan, 2008. p. 41-54.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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The United Kingdom : The “Mother of All Parliaments”: Westminster’s Male Face. / Childs, Sarah; Campbell, Rosie; Lovenduski, Joni.

Women and Legislative Representation: Electoral Systems, Political Parties, and Sex Quotas. ed. / Manon Tremblay. Palgrave Macmillan, 2008. p. 41-54.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Harvard

Childs, S, Campbell, R & Lovenduski, J 2008, The United Kingdom: The “Mother of All Parliaments”: Westminster’s Male Face. in M Tremblay (ed.), Women and Legislative Representation: Electoral Systems, Political Parties, and Sex Quotas. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 41-54. https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230610378_3

APA

Childs, S., Campbell, R., & Lovenduski, J. (2008). The United Kingdom: The “Mother of All Parliaments”: Westminster’s Male Face. In M. Tremblay (Ed.), Women and Legislative Representation: Electoral Systems, Political Parties, and Sex Quotas (pp. 41-54). Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230610378_3

Vancouver

Childs S, Campbell R, Lovenduski J. The United Kingdom: The “Mother of All Parliaments”: Westminster’s Male Face. In Tremblay M, editor, Women and Legislative Representation: Electoral Systems, Political Parties, and Sex Quotas. Palgrave Macmillan. 2008. p. 41-54 https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230610378_3

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Childs, Sarah ; Campbell, Rosie ; Lovenduski, Joni. / The United Kingdom : The “Mother of All Parliaments”: Westminster’s Male Face. Women and Legislative Representation: Electoral Systems, Political Parties, and Sex Quotas. editor / Manon Tremblay. Palgrave Macmillan, 2008. pp. 41-54

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