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date: 16 September 2019

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This article focuses on political parties that are considered to be relevant to women’s political representation and participation, addresses the issue of the gender gap in party support, and identifies the external factors that influence the partisan preferences of men and women. Other topics it discusses are gendered party organizational structures, the effectiveness of inclusion into mainstream party channels, and party change in favor of women.

Keywords: political parties, political representation, political participation, gender gap, party support, partisan preferences, inclusion, party channels, party change, party organizational structures

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