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Women’s Political Representation in Indonesia: Who Wins and How?

Aspinall, Edward; White, Sally; Savirani, Amalinda


This article analyses barriers to women’s political representation in Indonesia and the ways that women candidates overcome them. Surveying the literature and drawing on three data sources – findings of thirteen teams of researchers studying women candidates running in the 2019 election, a survey of 127 such candidates, and a nationally representative survey of Indonesian citizens – the article identifies widespread patriarchal attitudes as one significant barrier, alongside structural...[Show more]

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Date published: 2021
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs
DOI: 10.1177/1868103421989720
Access Rights: Open Access


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