The paper explores the meaning of shifts in the electoral system in the Netherlands, which granted women the possibility to be elected in Parliament, regional bodies as well as local council in 1917. For the first time, the first women in local councils were studied. Furthermore the contribution analyses the remarkable successes of female members of Parliament in the fifties.
|Translated title of the contribution||A new voice was heard.: The meaning of the Pacification for the liberation of women|
|Number of pages||15|
|Journal||Jaarboek voor de Geschiedenis van het Nederlands Protestantisme na 1800|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 2018|