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Women’s Political Representation in Iran and Turkey: Demanding a Seat at the Table
March 3 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
The Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Institute of Iranian Studies
in collaboration with
Department of History, York University
Iranian Studies Book Launch: In-person and Online
Associate Professor of International Relations and Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies, Agnes Scott College
Friday, 3 March 2022, 1:00 P.M. Eastern Time (Canada and the US)
Women’s Political Representation in Iran and Turkey: Demanding a Seat at the Table (Edinburgh University Press 2022-open access) investigates how religious and cultural norms, attitudes, institutional structures, and voter behavior affect the representation of women and quality of democracy in Muslim contexts, with a comparative focus on Iran and Turkey.