Consolidated Response, Women’s Political Participation in Traditional and Conservative Societies

Keywords: Women - Stereotypes - Political participation - Barriers

How can women overcome traditional and conservative stereotypes in society that poses barriers to women's political participation, especially in the cases when women face resistance to be elected through quotas or any other affirmative action measure? What are the important dimensions to measure women's political participation in a society where women voters outnumber male voters, yet has no women legislators?

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