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Women and the referendum

Women and the referendum

a reference book for civic educators.

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Published by NGO Materials Development Committee for the Referendum 2000 in collaboration with the Uganda Electoral Commission in Kampala, Uganda .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Political activity -- Uganda,
  • Women"s rights -- Uganda,
  • Referendum -- Uganda

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUganda. Electoral Commission., NGO Materials Development Committee for the Referendum 2000.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.U33 W65 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23732816M
    LC Control Number2002379110

      Women’s needs were ignored by privileged white men on both sides of the divide. During the referendum, the boys club sat and debated itself . 9 best Scottish fiction books. explore the great political upheaval that was the Scottish independence referendum and revisit one of the greatest of all Scottish classics. a Canadian woman.

      The Referendum is a phenomenon typical of (but not limited to) midlife, whereby people, increasingly aware of the finiteness of their time in the world, the limitations placed on them by their choices so far, and the narrowing options remaining to them, start judging their peers’ differing choices with reactions ranging from envy to contempt.   As a measure of the state of the nation, the referendum was limited, like its successor – as the election revealed. But as a study of a rare and seminal event, this book Author: Andy Beckett.

      The referendum was “one where women can decide the outcome. When women come out to vote, they come out to win.” Later that day, the atmosphere at the Women for In launch was more relaxed. Statistics showed that 4, Irish women had abortions in Britain in A study was carried out that found that in a total of 5, women gave Irish addresses to English and Welsh clinics that provided abortion services. In years leading up to , some Irish women had abortions in the Netherlands.


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How do women engage differently in referenda and elections. And why does this matter. These were some of the questions explored at Feminizing Politics ESRC Seminar in Edinburgh last month on 'Voice: Women, the Independence Referendumand the General Election '.

Cera Murtagh (University of Edinburgh) reports. The UK sits at a critical. In his book Yes to Europe. The Referendum and Seventies Britain, Robert Saunders (Queen Mary University of London) explains how Britain in Europe’s campaign went about targeting women.

A referendum on the Common Market might seem an unlikely arena in which to debate the roles and responsibilities of men and women. The Referendum and Seventies Britain Paperback – 28 Feb. that lay bare various aspects of s British life as they were conceived by the contestants in the referendum debate: employers, workers, women, the churches, the various nations of the UK and so on.

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The amendment passed with support from the Colorado Non. I na referendum was held in Ireland to establish a constitutional right to life for embryos and foetuses. Abortion was not legal in Ireland at the time; it never has been. The referendum was the result of a campaign by conservative religious groups aimed at preventing any future legislation permitting abortion in any but the most extreme, life-threatening.

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As it turned.A referendum on becoming a republic was held in South Africa on 5 October The Afrikaner-dominated right-wing National Party, which had come to power inwas avowedly republican, and regarded the position of Queen Elizabeth II as head of state as a relic of British imperialism.

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