Monthly Archives: June 2010

The Geography of Women in Irish Politics

Women hold just 23 seats out of 166 in the current Dáil. Although a vast body of scholarship has looked at the factors attributable to the low numbers of women in Irish politics, few have considered the importance of geography in their analyses (exceptions include Randall and Smyth, 1987; Galligan, 1991; NWCI, 2003 and Galligan […]