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1. Who finds that being the boss at home is politically empowering for husbands but has no effect on wives propensity to participate in politics?

  • Burns, Lehmand and Verba
  • Campbell, Childs and Lovenduski
  • Davis and Robinson
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2. Who finds that the differences between womens' and mens' attitudes to gender equality are reproduced at mass level, and therefore women need descriptive representation?

  • Burns, Lehman and Verba
  • Campbell, Childs and Lovenduski
  • Kittilson

3. What augments the effect of women in legislature's ability to bring their issues onto the agenda?

  • having a female organisation within the party
  • a critical mass of women

4. How do wives get a participatory boost from their home environment?

  • by being respected and trusted by their husbands
  • by having enough free time
  • by having control over the finances

5. When is female descriptive representation the most important in the legislative process?

  • agenda-setting
  • voting for bills
  • committee stage

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