Gender And Politics in Enugu State; A Case Study of Women in Participation 1999-2016

Abstract

This research was embarked on to evaluate gender and politics and women in politics in Nigeria with special interest in Enugu State 1999-2016. The study formulated three objectives and three research questions to navigate the study. The major limitation to this study was that women participation in politics in Enugu State has no much record for use for analysis. In the literature review, the study looks at empirical study of women participation in politics. The study adopted feminist political theory as a theoretical framework and expos facto design as its methodology. The study used secondary data as method of data collection and content analysis as method of data analysis.  Afterword, the study found out in gender discrimination, politics should be reserved only for women who have come up of age and do not have much house chores. This according to the study brings about women career adjustment in other to rescue home situation and that of politics. The study recommends that in other to defeat the cultural factor that hinder women in participating in politics there should be mass education of women and gender enlightenment campaign that will create a balance of gender sensitivity in policy and political decision making

 

 

 

 

 

 

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APA

CHIAMAKA, U (2021). Gender And Politics in Enugu State; A Case Study of Women in Participation 1999-2016. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/gender-and-politics-in-enugu-state-a-case-study-of-women-in-participation-1999-2016

MLA 8th

CHIAMAKA, UGWU "Gender And Politics in Enugu State; A Case Study of Women in Participation 1999-2016" Afribary. Afribary, 09 Apr. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/gender-and-politics-in-enugu-state-a-case-study-of-women-in-participation-1999-2016. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

MLA7

CHIAMAKA, UGWU . "Gender And Politics in Enugu State; A Case Study of Women in Participation 1999-2016". Afribary, Afribary, 09 Apr. 2021. Web. 21 Jul. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/gender-and-politics-in-enugu-state-a-case-study-of-women-in-participation-1999-2016 >.

Chicago

CHIAMAKA, UGWU . "Gender And Politics in Enugu State; A Case Study of Women in Participation 1999-2016" Afribary (2021). Accessed July 21, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/gender-and-politics-in-enugu-state-a-case-study-of-women-in-participation-1999-2016