Papers of Professor Catherine Hoskyns: Academic and Research Papers on Women and the European Commission.

Scope and Content

Research papers on gender politics in the European Union.

Administrative / Biographical History

Catherine Hoskyns is Emeritus Professor of European Studies at Coventry University and a visitor at the Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation at the University of Warwick (2006).

Her main research interest has been in the development of gender politics at the level of the European Union. She has also been involved in various projects examining the potential for democratisation in the committee system of the EU.

Many of the documents in this collection were produced or collated during research for Professor Hoskyns's book 'Integrating Gender - Women, Law and Politics in the European Union' (London: Verso, 1996). The majority of records are written in English, some European Union publications are however in French. Occasionally documents in other European languages are also included.

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This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

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