Gender and Devolution

Room: 
Room E, City Hall
Time Slot: 
Wednesday 28th March 11:00 - 12:30
Panel Chair: 
  • Dr Jennifer Thomson (University of Bath)
Panel Members: 
  • Dr Sophie Whiting (University of Bath)
  • Dr David Moon (University of Bath)
  • Dr Jennifer Thomson (University of Bath)
  • Professor Laura McAllister (Cardiff University)
  • Dr Diana Stirbu (London Metropolitan University)
  • Dr Emilee Rauschenberger (Manchester Metropolitan University)

This panel explores the changing nature of devolution in the contemporary United Kingdom, with particular attention to the ways in which this is gendered. 

Jennifer Thomson/Sophie Whiting/David Moon (University of Bath) – Abortion and Devolution in the Contemporary UK

Laura Mcallister (Cardiff)/ Diana Stirbu (London Met) - The risks and limitations of "soft" gender equality interventions