Books

Francesca R. Jensenius (2017). Social Justice through Inclusion:
The Consequences of Electoral Quotas in India. Oxford University Press
(abstract and reviews, replication material, google books preview, online access through Oxford Scholarship online).

Journal articles

Htun, M., & Jensenius, F. R. (2020). Political Change, Women’s Rights, and Public Opinion on Gender Equality in Myanmar. The European Journal of Development Research, 1-25 (post-print, article, replication materials).

Htun, Mala and Francesca R. Jensenius (2020). “Fighting Violence Against Women: Laws, Norms, and Challenges Ahead.” Daedalus, vol. 149, no. 1 (open access article, replication materials).

Bhavnani, Rikhil R., & Francesca R. Jensenius, (2019). “Voting for development? Ruling coalitions and literacy in India.” Electoral Studies, vol. 62, December 2019 (open access article, replication materials).

Htun, Mala, Francesca R. Jensenius and Jami Nelson-Nuñez (2019). Gender-Discriminatory Laws and Women’s Economic Agency.” Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 193–222 (article, post-print, replication materials).

Htun, Mala, Francesca R. Jensenius and Liv Tønnessen (2019). “Introduction to Special Issue of Social Politics: Legal Regimes, Women’s Work, and Women’s Empowerment.” Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 189-192  (article).

Jensenius, Francesca R., Mala Htun, David J. Samuels, David A. Singer, Adria Lawrence, and Michael Chwe (2018). “The Benefits and Pitfalls of Google Scholar.” PS: Political Science & Politics, vol. 51, no.4, pp. 820-824 (article, post-print).

Htun, Mala, & Jensenius, Francesca R. (2018). “Comparative Analysis for Theory Development: Reflections on a Study of Women’s Empowerment. Qualitative and Multi-Method Research, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 28-32 (article).

Francesca R. Jensenius and Gilles Verniers (2017). “Studying Indian Politics with Large-scale Data: Indian Election Data 1961–Today.” Studies in Indian Politics, Vol 5, Issue 2, pp. 269-275 (article, post-print, database).

Francesca R. Jensenius (2016). “Competing Inequalities? On the Intersection of Gender and Ethnicity in Candidate Nominations in Indian Elections.” Government and Opposition, vol 51, no. 3, pp. 440-463  (article, post-print, replication materials).

Francesca R. Jensenius and Abby K. Wood (2016). “Caught in the Act but not Punished: on Elite Rule of Law and Deterrence.Penn State Journal of Law & International Affairs, vol 4, no. 2, pp. 686-717 (article).

Francesca R. Jensenius  and Pavithra Suryanarayan (2015).“Fragmentation and Decline in India’s State Assemblies: A review 1967-2007.” Asian Survey, vol. 55, no. 5, pp. 862–881 (articlepost-print, replication materials).

Francesca R. Jensenius (2015).“Development from Representation? A Study of Quotas for Scheduled Castes in India.”  American Economic Journal: Applied Economics,  vol 7, no. 3 pp. 196–220 (articlepost-print, online appendixreplication materials) (article awarded the Chr. Michelsen Prize for outstanding development research in 2016.

Francesca R. Jensenius (2015). “Mired in Reservations: The Path-Dependent History of Electoral Quotas in India.” Journal of Asian Studies, vol. 74, no. 1 (February), pp. 85-105 (article).

Francesca R. Jensenius (2014). “The Fieldwork of Quantitative Data Collection,” PS: Political Science and Politics, vol. 47, no. 2 , pp. 402 – 404 (article, full symposium).
– Re-published in 2016: Navigating The Profession: Sage Advice From The Pages Of PS
– Republished in 2018: Navigating Political Science Professional Advancement & Success in the Discipline

Roselyn Hsueh, Francesca R. Jensenius and Akasemi Newsome (2014). “Fieldwork in Political Science:  Encountering Challenges and Crafting Solutions,” PS: Political Science and Politics,  vol. 47, no. 2 , pp. 391 – 393 (article, full symposium).
– Re-published in 2016: Navigating The Profession: Sage Advice From The Pages Of PS
– Republished in 2018: Navigating Political Science Professional Advancement & Success in the Discipline

Chhibber, Pradeep, Francesca R. Jensenius and Pavithra Suryanarayan (2014). “Party Organization and Party Proliferation in India,” Party Politics, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 489-505 (article, replication data, replication materials).

Francesca Refsum Jensenius (2013). “Was the Delimitation Commission Unfair to Muslims?” Studies in Indian Politics, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 213–229 (article, post-print, replication materials).

Jensenius, Francesca Refsum (2012). “Political Quotas in India: Perceptions of Political Representation,” Asian Survey, vol. 52, no. 2, pp. 373-394 (article).

Fish, Steven, Francesca Refsum Jensenius and Katherine Michel (2010). “Islam and Large-Scale Political Violence: Is There a Connection?” Comparative Political Studies, vol. 43 no. 11, pp. 1327-1362 (article).

Book chapters

Htun, Mala and Francesca R. Jensenius (forthcoming). “Violence Against Women Legislation and Changes in Social Norms in Mexico.” In Daniel Brinks, Steven Levitsky and M.Victoria Murillo (eds.) Understanding Weak Institutions: Lessons from Latin America. Cambridge University Press (chapter, post-print, replication material).

Jensenius, Francesca R. (2019). “India: A Contradictory Record” in Franceschet, Susan, Krook, Mona Lena, Tan, Netina (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Women’s Political Rights. London: Palgrave Macmillan (chapter, post-print, google books, replication material).

Jensenius, Francesca R. (2018). “Kinship in Indian politics: Dynasties, nepotism and imagined families.” In Kristin Haugevik and Iver B Neumann (eds.) Kinship in International Relations (pp. 138-153). London: Routledge (book, chapter).

Francesca Refsum Jensenius (2016). “A sign of backwardness? Where dynastic leaders are elected in India.” In Kanchan Chandra (ed.) Democratic Dynasties: State, Party and Political Families in India. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (chapter, google books, replication material).

Bhavnani, Rikhil R., and Francesca Refsum Jensenius (2015). “Socioeconomic Profile of India’s Old Electoral Constituencies, 1971-2001.” In Mohd. Sanjeer Alam and K.C Sivaramakrishnan (eds.) Fixing Electoral Boundaries in India: Laws, Processes, Outcomes and Implication for Political Representation. Delhi: Oxford University Press (chapter, replication material).

Book reviews

Jensenius, Francesca Refsum (2011). “Review Essay: Power and Influence in India,” Forum for Development Studies, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 391-398 (articlepost-print).

Jensenius, Francesca Refsum (2011). “Intricacies of Empowerment,” Book Review, vol. XXXV, no. 3, pp. 59-60 (article).

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