The impacts of gender on politics: the political representation of women, the selection of candidates for elected office, the roles of women in political parties and comparative European equality policies.
Professor Bill Miller FBA
About this Fellow
British Academy appointments Member of Council 1998 - 2001 Principal publications A culture of corruption? Coping with government in post-communist Europe, 2001 Political culture in contemporary Britain: people and politicians, principles and practice, 1996 The end of British politics?, 1981 Multicultural Nationalism: Islamophobia, Anglophobia and Devolution, 2006 The Open Economy and its Enemies: Public Attitudes in East Asia and Eastern Europe, 2006
- Emeritus Professor of Politics, University of Glasgow
British Academy Appointments
- Member of Council, 1998 - 2001
Political theory; democratic theory, early modern theories of an original contract and contemporary contract theory, feminist theory, critical race theory, citizenship and the welfare state.
Historical sociology of 20th century Britain; the new middle classes, the changing nature of attachments to locality and place, the relationship between cultural inequalities and social class.
Public policy; public choice; the history and politics of Union since 1707; fiscal federalism; Scottish, French and American Enlightenment thought; electoral systems and social choice