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Parliament as a Gendered Workplace: Introduction to this Special Issue
Sonia Palmieri, Blair Williams and Marian Sawer

Changing the Conditions Underpinning Gendered Entitlement in Parliament as a Workplace
Chris Wallace

Improving Workplace Culture: Lessons from the Legal Profession
Kieran Pender

Problematic Working Conditions for Female Political Staffers: What Can Be Done?*
Maria Maley

The Missing Cohort: Women in Local Government*
Andrea Carson, Gosia Mikolajczak and Leah Ruppanner

Essential Part of Life or Essentially Ignored? Combining Care Labour with Parliamentary Duties*
Pia Rowe

Still Lacking Her Rights at Work: The Treatment of Women Politicians in the Australian Parliament and Print News Media*
Carol Johnson and Blair Williams

‘Melodrama, Fisticuffs and Generally Aberrant Behaviour’: Gender, Norms of Behaviour and Workplace Culture in the New Zealand Parliament*
Kerryn Baker

* Indicates that the article has been double-blind reviewed.


Corruption in High Places: The Key Witness in the Justice Murphy Scandal Gives His Side of the Story, by Clarrie Briese. Australia: Noble Books, 2021, pp. 416, Paperback RRP $34.95 ISBN: 9780645010404
Rod Tiffen

The Brilliant Boy: Doc Evatt and the Great Australian Dissent, by Gideon Haigh. Sydney: Simon and Schuster, 2021, pp. 384, Hardcover RRP $39.99 ISBN: 9781760856113
David Clune



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