Can dual-member constituencies be the way forward for women's reservation? (NIAS Report No. R6-2012)

Akila, RS and Ajay, Anamika and Pani, Narendar (2012) Can dual-member constituencies be the way forward for women's reservation? (NIAS Report No. R6-2012). Report. NIAS, Bangalore.

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    Abstract: The long delay in the passing of the Women’s Reservation Bill has contributed to a growing tendency to ask whether the existing Bill built around a 33 per cent reservation for women is the best way forward. There has been a demand to consider dual-member constituencies as a way forward by academics like Medha Nanivadekar and Meena Dhanda. The National Alliance of People’s Movements too has called for a campaign on a number of issues including “Instead of demanding 33% reservation for women in parliamentary institutions, let there be representation of both sexes from each constituency at every level of governance.
    Item Type: Monograph (Report)
    Additional Information: Copyright belongs to the Publisher
    Subjects: NIAS Resources > NIAS Reports
    Divisions: Schools > Social Sciences
    Depositing User: NIAS IR Administrator
    Date Deposited: 16 Feb 2012 10:38
    Last Modified: 11 Dec 2015 06:34
    URI: http://eprints.nias.res.in/id/eprint/303

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