Women in Europe Reading List

Women & Social Policy in Europe

L Dominelli (1991) Women across Continents: Feminist Comparative Social Policy
J Lipman-Blumen& J Bernard (eds) (1979)Sex Roles and Social Policy
J Lovenduski (1986) Women & European Politics: Contemporary Feminism & Public Policy
V Randall (1987) Women & Politics Ch 6
P Norris Politics & Sexual Equality 1987
G Bock & P Thane Maternity and Gender Policies: Women and the rise of the European Welfare States 1991
H Land "Time to care" in M Maclean & D Groves (eds)Women's Issues in Social Policy 1991
M Glendon Abortion and Divorce in Western Law 345.0285GLE 1xRS 1987
C Francome Abortion Freedom: a Worldwide Movement 1984
J Lovenduski & J Oujtshoorn (eds) The New Politics of Abortion 1986
T Smith 'Romani 'Gypsy' Women and Mainstream Health Services' European Journal of Women's Studies, 1997.
K Greenwood & L King "Contraception & abortion in Cambridge Women's Studies Group Women in Society 1981
A Davies Ch 12 "Racism, birth control & reproductive rights" in Women, Race & Class 1981
D Stetson 'Abortion Rights in Russia, the USA and France' in M Githens et al Different Roles, Different Voices 1994
S Himmelweit "Abortion: individual choice & social control" Feminist Review No 5 1980
S Himmleweit "More than Women's Right to Choose?" Feminist Review No 29 1988
"Abortion in Europe" Agenor No 77 May 1988
B Rolston Abortion in the New Europe 344.404192ABO 1xRS
D Stetson Abortion Politics: Public Policy in Cross-Cultural Perspective 1996

Britain

E Wilson Women & the Welfare State 1977
J Lewis Women in Britain since 1945 1992
V Vogel "Whose property? The double standard of adultery in 19th Century Law" in C Smart (ed) Regulating Womanhood 1992
V Randall 'Great Britain and Dilemmas for Feminist Strategies in the 1980s: the case of Abortion and Reproductive Rights' in J Bystzienski Women Transforming Politics 1992
"Inadequate childcare" Financial Times 13/1/92

Scandinavia

C Ungerson (ed) Gender and Caring: Work and Welfare in Britain and Scandinavia 361.3082GEN 1xRS 2xT 1990
A Leira Welfare States and Working Mothers: the Scandinavian Experience 1992
E Haavio-Mannila& K Kauppinen 'Women and the Welfare State in the Nordic Countries in H Kahne & J Giele Women's Work and Women's Lives 331.4WOM 1992
M Eduards "The Swedish Gender model: productivity, pragmatism & paternalism" West European Politics 1991
K Kissman 'Social Policy Perspectives in Norway' Women's Studies International Forum 14\3 1991

Italy

L Caldwell Italian Family Matters 301.420945CAL 1xRS, 2xD 1991
P Romito 'The Practice of protective legislation for pregnant workers in Italy' Women's Studies International Forum 16\6 1993
L Caldwell "Church, State & Family: the Women's movement in Italy" in A Kuhn & A Wolpe Feminism & Materialism 1978
L Caldwell "Abortion in Italy" Feminist Review No 7 1981
E Pisciotta "The Strength & Powerlessness of the new Italian Women's Movement: The case of abortion" in D Dahlerup (ed)The New Women's Movement 1986

Germany

R Moeller Protecting Motherhood: Women and the Family in Post-War West Germany 1992
J Clasen & R Freeman(ed) Social Policy in Germany 1994
H Shaffer Women in the Two Germanies 1981
E Kolinsky Women in Contemporary Germany 1993
V Gerhard "German Women & Social Costs of Unification" Winter German Politics & Society 1991-92
H Nickel "Women in the GDR & the New Federal States" Winter German Politics & Society 1991-92
I Dolling "Women in the GDR after the 'Turning Point'" Feminist Review No 39 1991
N Funk 'Abortion and German Unification' in N Funk & M Mueller(eds) Gender Politics and Post Communism 1993
4 articles on abortion in Germany in German Politics & Society Winter 1991-92
E Kolinsky "Women in the New Germany" in G Smith et al (eds) Developments in German Politics 1992

France

D Stetson Women's Rights in France 1987
H Mendras Social Change in Modern France ch9 1988
W Northcutt & J Flaitz "Women, Politics & the French Socialist Government" Oct West European Politics 1985
"The French Abortion debate" Spare Rib No 22 1974
A Batiot "Radical democracy & feminist discourse: The case of France" in D Dahlerup (ed) The New Women's Movement 1986
J Jenson "The Women's Movement & the State in Western Europe"(on abortion reform in France) West European Politics Vol 8 No 4 1985
M Allison "The Right to Choose: Abortion in France" Parliamentary Affairs Vol 47 No 2 1994
B Winter 'Women, the Law and Cultural Relativism in France: the case of excision' Signs 19\4 1994

Soviet Union\Russia\Eastern Europe

D Atkinson et al (eds) Women in Russia 1977
H Scott Women & Socialism: experiences from Eastern Europe 1976
S Wolchik & A Meyer (eds) Women, State & Party in Eastern Europe 1985
A Heitlinger Women & State Socialism: Sex Inequality in the Soviet Union & Czechoslovakia 1979
V Perevedentsev 'Women, the Family and Reproduction in V Koval Women in Russia 1995
A Heitlinger Reproduction, Medicine & the Socialist State 1987
M Molyneux "Women in Socialist societies: problems of theory & practice" in K Young et al (eds) Of Marriage& the Market: Women's Subordination internationally & its lessons 1981
H Cohn "Population Policy in the USSR July Problems of Communism Vol 22 1973
M Buckley Perestroika & Soviet Women 1992
M Buckley "Gender and Reform" in C Merridale and C Ward Perestroika 1991
S White Gorbachev and After p 79-86 1991
M Morokvasic "Being a Woman in Yugoslavia: Past, Present & Institutional Equality" in M Gadant (ed) Women of the Mediterranean 1986
S Wolchik 'Demography, Political Reform and Women's Issues in Czechoslovakia in M Rendel(ed) Women,Power and Political Systems1991
M Morokvasic "Sexuality & control of procreation" in K Young et al (eds) of Marriage & the Market 1981
M Molyneux "Family reform in Socialist States: the Hidden Agenda" Feminism Review No 21 1985
M Molyneux 'Women's Rights and the International Context: Some Reflections on the Post Communist States' Journal of International Studies 23/2 1994
M Fuszara "Will the Abortion Issue Give Birth to Feminism in Poland?" in M Maclean & D Groves (eds) Women's Issues in Social Policy 1991
J Szalai "Abortion in Hungary" Feminist Review No 29 1988
V Gerhard "German Women & Social Costs of Unification" Winter German Politics & Society 1991-92
H Nickel "Women in the GDR & the New Federal States" Winter German Politics & Society 1991-92
I Dolling "Women in the GDR after the 'Turning Point'" Feminist Review No 39 1991
N Funk 'Abortion and German Unification' in N Funk & M Mueller(eds) Gender Politics and Post Communism 1993
4 articles on abortion in Germany in German Politics & Society Winter 1991-92
E Kolinsky "Women in the New Germany" in G Smith et al (eds) Developments in German Politics 1992
J Heinen & A Matuchniak-Krasuska 'Abortion in Poland' Women's Studies International Forum 18/1 1995

Holland

S Sevenhuijsen "Mothers as citizens: feminism, evolutionary theory & the reform of Dutch family law 1870-1910" in C Smart (ed) Regulating Womanhood 1992
J Oujtshoorn "The Feminist Movement & Abortion policy in Netherlands" in D Dahlerup (ed) The New Womens's Movement 1986

Spain

"Abortion in Spain" Spare Rib No 119 June 1982
"Spanish Women & the Alton Bill" Feminist Review No 29 1988

Ireland

P Jackson "Women's movement & abortion: The criminilization of Irish women" in D Dahlerup (ed) The New Women's Movement 1986
V Barry "Abortion in the Republic of Ireland" Feminist Review No 29 1988
Labour Research Articles
"Abortion: back on the world agenda" Aug 1992
"Do we care for carers?" March 1987
Unions join fight againt Alton Bill" Dec 1987
"The worst childcare in Europe" March 1989
'The NHS Abortion Scandal' March 1991
'Abortion Advance under Threat' April 1990
'Women gain from new Abortion Rules' June 1990

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