Skip to main content Accessibility help

Good Representatives and Good Representation

  • Karen Celis (a1) and Sarah Childs (a2)



Hide All
Celis, Karen, Childs, Sarah, and Curtin, Jennifer. 2016. “Women/Gender Parliamentary Bodies and the Quality of Women’s Substantive Representation.” Parliamentary Affairs 69 (4): 912–29.
Dovi, Suzanne. 2002. “Preferable Descriptive Representatives.” American Political Science Review 96 (4): 729–43.
Dovi, Suzanne. 2007. The Good Representative. Malden, MA: Blackwell.
Dovi, Suzanne. 2015. “The Politics of Non-Presence.” Paper presented to the 4th Conference of the European Conference on Politics and Gender, Uppsala, June.
Mendez, Matthew S. 2018. “Towards and Ethical Representation of Undocumented Latinos.” PS: Political Science & Politics 51 (2): this issue.
Saward, Michael. 2010. The Representative Claim. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Severs, Eline. 2010. “Representation as Claims Making: Quid Responsiveness.” Representation 46 (4): 411–23.
Severs, Eline. 2012. “Substantive Representation through a Claims-Making Lens.” Representation 48 (2): 169–81.
Severs, Eline, and de Jong, Sara. 2018. “Preferable Minority Representatives: Brokerage and Betrayal.” PS: Political Science & Politics 51 (2): this issue.
Strolovitch, Dara. 2008. Affirmative Advocacy: Race, Class, and Gender in Interest Group Politics. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Urbinati, Nadia. 2000. “Representation as Advocacy: A Study of Democratic Deliberation.” Political Theory 28 (6): 758–86.
Weldon, S. Laurel. 2002. “Beyond Bodies: Institutional Sources of Representation for Women in Democratic Policymaking.” Journal of Politics 64 (4): 1153–74.
Williams, Melissa. 1998. Voice, Trust, and Memory: Marginalized Groups and the Failings of Liberal Representation. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Recommend this journal

Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this journal to your organisation's collection.

PS: Political Science & Politics
  • ISSN: 1049-0965
  • EISSN: 1537-5935
  • URL: /core/journals/ps-political-science-and-politics
Please enter your name
Please enter a valid email address
Who would you like to send this to? *


Altmetric attention score

Full text views

Total number of HTML views: 0
Total number of PDF views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

Abstract views

Total abstract views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

* Views captured on Cambridge Core between <date>. This data will be updated every 24 hours.

Usage data cannot currently be displayed