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Jordan: Women and Politics

Rana Husseini

Abstract


With an expected call for parliamentary elections this fall, former women candidates look with mixed expectations at their chances of winning seats in the 80-member Lower Houst. "I am planning to run for the upcoming elections no
matter what the outcome of the draft elections law was," stated Toujan Faisal, who in 1993 was the first and only woman to make it to the House.


Keywords


Female politicians; Politics; Jordan

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DOI: 10.32380/alrj.v0i0.542

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ISSN: 0259-9953

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