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Anne-Claire Defossez

Social Science
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Institute for Advanced Study

Anne-Claire Defossez’s current work addresses the question of women’s political participation and representation by exploring the trajectory and experience of women formally involved in politics at local and national levels in France. In particular, she is analyzing how family background and personal history, as well as class, residence, and ethnicity, have influenced women’s engagement, careers, and practices in politics.

Dates at IAS
  • Social Science
Research Assistant
  • Social Science
3/20106/2010 Spring