Gender and the European Union by J. KantolaGender and the European Union by J. Kantola

Gender and the European Union

byJ. Kantola

Paperback | July 14, 2010

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This broad ranging new text provides a systematic assessment of the emergence of gender as a significant issue on the EU agenda and of the EU's impact on gender inequality, both in terms of specifically gender-related policies and the gender dimensions of other policies.

JOHANNA KANTOLA is Senior Lecturer in Political Science, University of Helsinki, Finland.
Title:Gender and the European UnionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.02 inPublished:July 14, 2010Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230542336

ISBN - 13:9780230542334


Table of Contents

History of gender and the EU
Women's position in the EU
Institutions and actors for advancing gender equality
Gender policies
Gender mainstreaming - gender aspects of other policies
From gender to multiple inequalities
Europeanization - EU gender policies' impact on old member states
Enlargement - EU gender policies' impact on new member states
Foreign policy - EU gender policies' impact on developing states