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Some of our most recent publications relevant to this research project are listed below as examples. Please visit our personal homepages for more.

Books

Petra Ahrens (2018) Actors, Institutions, and the Making of EU Gender Equality Programs (Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan).

Johanna Kantola and Emanuela Lombardo (2017) Gender and Political Analysis (Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan).

Johanna Kantola (2010) Gender and the European Union (Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan).

Petra Ahrens and Lise Rolandsen Agustin (eds.) (forthcoming 2019) Gendering the European Parliament: Structures, Policies and Practices (Lanham MD: Rowman & Littlefield).

Johanna Kantola and Emanuela Lombardo (eds.) (2017) Gender and the Economic Crisis in Europe: Politics, Institutions and Intersectionality (Palgrave Macmillan).

Georgina Waylen, Karen Celis, Johanna Kantola and Laurel Weldon (eds.) (2013) The Oxford Handbook on Gender and Politics (Oxford: Oxford University Press).


Journal Articles

Anna Elomäki and Johanna Kantola (2018) ’Theorizing feminist struggles in the triangle of neoliberalism, conservatism and nationalism’. Social Politics. Online first.

Johanna Kantola and Mieke Verloo (2018) ’Re-visiting gender equality at times of recession: A discussion of gender and politics scholarship’s strategies of dealing with equality’, European Journal of Politics and Gender 1 (1-2).

Johanna Kantola (forthcoming) ‘Gender and the Economic Crisis: Political Parties as Sites of Feminist Struggle’, Social Politics, accepted for publication.

Johanna Kantola and Emanuela Lombardo (2017) ‘Feminist political analysis: exploring hegemonies, silences, and novelties’, Feminist Theory 18 (3), 323-341.

Elina Ikävalko and Johanna Kantola (2017) Feminist resistance and resistance to feminism in gender equality planning in Finland. European Journal of Women’s Studies 24 (3), 233-248.

Elomäki Anna (2017) Gender Quotas for Corporate Boards: Depoliticizing Gender and the Economy.
Nora : Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research 26(1), p. 53-68.

Johanna Kantola and Lise Rolandsen Agustin (2016) ‘Gendering transnational party politics: The case of European Union’, Party Politics 22 (5), 641-651.

Petra Ahrens (2016) ‘The Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality in the EP – Taking Advantage of Institutional Power Play’, Parliamentary Affairs 69 (4), 778-793.

Kirsi Eräranta and Johanna Kantola (2016) ‘The Europeanization of Nordic Gender Equality: A Foucauldian Analysis of Reconciling Work and Family’. Gender, Work & Organization 23 (4), 414-430.

Anna Elomäki, Johanna Kantola, Anu Koivunen and Hanna Ylöstalo (2016) ‘Kamppailu tasa-arvosta: tunne, asiantuntijuus ja vastarinta strategisessa valtiossa’, in Sosiologia 53 (4), 257-275.

Elomäki Anna (2015) Economic case for gender equality in the European Union: Selling gender equality to decision-makers and neoliberalism to women’s organizations. European Journal of Women’s Studies. 22, 3, p. 288-302.

Johanna Kantola (2014) ‘The Paradoxical Gendered Consequences of the EU Policy on Multiple Discrimination: The Nordic Case’, European Integration Online Papers, 18 (1), 1-19.

Karen Celis, Sarah Childs, Johanna Kantola and Mona Lena Krook (2014) ‘Constituting women’s interests through representative claims’, Politics & Gender, 10 (2), 149-170.

Kevät Nousiainen, Anne Maria Holli, Johanna Kantola, Milja Saari and Linda Hart (2013) ‘Theorizing Gender Equality: Perspectives on Power and Equality’, Social Politics 20 (1), 41-64.

Johanna Kantola and Judith Squires (2012) ‘From State Feminism to Market Feminism’, International Political Science Review, 13 (3), 382-400.

Book Chapters

Johanna Kantola and Emanuela Lombardo (2018) ‘EU gender equality policies’ in Hubert Heinelt and Sybille Münch (eds.) Handbook of European Policy: Formulation, development and evaluation. Edward Elgar.

Elomäki, Anna and Johanna Kantola (2017) ‘Austerity and feminist resistance in Finland: Between established women’s organisations and new movements’, in Johanna Kantola and Emanuela Lombardo (eds.) Gender and the Economic Crisis in Europe (Basingstoke: Palgrave).

Johanna Kantola and Emanuela Lombardo (2017) ‘Gender and the Politics of the Economic Crisis in Europe’ in Johanna Kantola and Emanuela Lombardo (eds.) Gender and the Economic Crisis in Europe (Basingstoke: Palgrave).

Johanna Kantola and Emanuela Lombardo (2017) ‘Conclusions: Understanding Gender and the Politics of the Economic Crisis in Europe’ in Johanna Kantola and Emanuela Lombardo (eds.) Gender and the Economic Crisis in Europe (Basingstoke: Palgrave).

Johanna Kantola and Milja Saari (2014) ’Conservative Women MP’s Constructions of Gender Equality in Finland’ in Karen Celis and Sarah Childs (eds.) Gender, Conservatism and Political Representation (Colchester: ECPR Press), 183-205.

Karen Celis, Johanna Kantola, Georgina Waylen and Laurel Weldon (2013) ‘Gender and Politics: A Gendered World, a Gendered Discipline: An Introduction’ in Georgina Waylen, Karen Celis, Johanna Kantola and Laurel Weldon (eds.) The Oxford Handbook on Gender and Politics (Oxford: Oxford University Press), 1-26.

Johanna Kantola and Kevät Nousiainen (2012) ‘European Union as an initiator of new European anti-discrimination regime’ in Andrea Krizsan, Hege Skjeie, Judith Squires (eds.) Institutionalising Intersectionality? Comparative Analyses (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan), 33-58.

Anette Borchorst, Lenita Freidenvall, Johanna Kantola, Liza Reisel and Mari Teigen (2012) “Institutionalising Intersectionality in the Nordic Countries? Anti-Discrimination and Equality in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden” in Andrea Krizsan, Hege Skjeie, Judith Squires (eds.) Institutionalizing Intersectionality? Comparative Analyses (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan), 59-88.


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Appearances

2018 Ulkopolitiikka: Politiikassa naiset kokevat yhä jopa väkivaltaa – mutta toiko #metoo tasa-arvoa? (Johanna Kantola)

4.12.2017 Aamulehti: Sukupuolten tasa-arvossa on vielä paljon korjattavaa Suomessa: “Vallan huippu ja työmarkkinajärjestöt ovat yhä varsin miehisiä linnakkeita” (Johanna Kantola)

28.11.2017 University of Tampere: Johanna Kantola receives ERC funding for a study on gender equality in the European Parliament (Johanna Kantola) (In Finnish)