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1st Edition

Senior Female International Managers

ISBN 9780415791472
Published May 26, 2021 by Routledge
226 Pages

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Book Description

This title was first published in 2000. Linehan (management, Cork Institute of Technology) studies 50 European senior female managers in a variety of organizations who have made at least one career move across national borders. She compares the careers of these women with a number of theoretical explanations for the relative dearth of women in these positions. She finds that many of the problems facing domestic female managers also face international managers specifically, assumptions that management skills and organizational commitment are societally associated with masculinity.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction. 2. Barriers to Women in Management. 3. Working at Senior Management Level: Empirical Evidence. 4. Challenges for Female International Managers: Further Evidence. 5. Model and Propositions for the Female International Managerial Career Move.

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