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  • Power, Knowledge and Feminist Scholarship

    An Ethnography of Academia

    By Maria do Mar Pereira

    Feminist scholarship is sometimes dismissed as not quite ‘proper’ knowledge – it’s too political or subjective, many argue. But what are the boundaries of ‘proper’ knowledge? Who defines them, and how are they changing? How do feminists negotiate them? And how does this boundary-work affect women’s…

    Hardback – 2016-12-26 
    Routledge
    Transformations

  • Feminist Views from Somewhere

    Post-Jungian themes in feminist theory

    Edited by Leslie Gardner, Frances Gray

    Feminist Views from Somewhere: Post-Jungian themes in feminist theory explores what and how Jungian thought contributes to feminist thinking. Broadly speaking, feminist thinking, or thinking by and about women as autonomous, intelligent and independent agents, has opened up scholarship through…

    Paperback – 2016-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Women Workers in Seven Professions

    A Survey of their Economic Conditions and Prospects

    Edited by Edith J. Morley

    This book, first published in 1914, examines the economic position of women at the turn of the twentieth century. Women’s economic position had been undermined by the helpless dependence engendered, among the better-off, by nineteenth century luxury, and among manual workers by the loss of their…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

  • Gender and Trade Unions

    By Elizabeth Lawrence

    This book, first published in 1994, explores the impact of work and gender roles on union activism, and identifies factors that support and hinder women’s representation in trade unions. These issues are discussed in terms of gender role, work-related and union-related factors. The author details…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

  • Pleasure, Power and Technology

    Some Tales of Gender, Engineering, and the Cooperative Workplace

    By Sally Hacker

    How are the pleasures of making things work turned into processes of domination? Are there links between gender and military institutions? Does eroticism have something to do with engineering? In this book, first published in 1989, Sally Hacker explores the answers to these and other provocative…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

  • Sex, Career and Family

    By Michael P. Fogarty, Rhona Rapoport, Robert N. Rapoport

    In this book, first published in 1971, the authors show from first-hand studies of family and working life (and with evidence from many countries, including the socialist societies of Eastern Europe) the nature of the discrimination facing women in the professions – and how various family and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

  • Through Many Windows

    By Helen Woodward

    This book, first published in 1926, is the candid record of a woman’s experiences in the business world at the turn of the twentieth century. Finishing her career as an advertising executive – one of the first women to succeed in that industry – Helen Woodward had experienced a fascinating life as…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

  • Women and Work

    By Ross Davies

    In this book, first published in 1975, the author examines the role of women in the workforce. Despite representing a rapidly increasing section of the workforce, why are women still overwhelmingly confined to unskilled jobs? Why do they hold such a tiny proportion of managerial and professional…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

  • Women at Work

    A Brief Introduction to Trade Unionism for Women

    By Mary Agnes Hamilton

    This book, first published in 1941, is concerned to relate the argument for Trade Unionism to the needs of women who work, whether in their homes or outside them. It is, in part, a historical analysis of the inter-war years, and it also prefigures the changes to women’s working conditions brought…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

  • Women in Business

    Perspectives on Women Entrepreneurs

    By Sheila Allen, Carole Truman

    This important collection, first published in 1993, brings together the most comprehensive analyses of women’s experience in business to date. The small business world – usually associated with men – is unpacked to display the multiple roles played by women. Links are made between lifestyles and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

  • Women in Top Jobs

    Four Studies in Achievement

    By Michael P. Fogarty, A.J. Allen, Isobel Allen, Patricia Walters

    How far is there a ‘feminine’ style of managerial and professional work? Have employers taken account of the different timetable governing the life of a woman as compared to that of a man, and the implications of this if women are to have the training, promotion and job security needed to reach the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

  • Women's Resources in Business Start-Up

    A Study of Black and White Women Entrepreneurs

    By Katherine Inman

    Women-owned businesses are the fastest growing segment of new business start-ups, and black women’s businesses are a larger share of black-owned businesses than white women’s businesses are of all white firms. Most studies compare men’s and women’s businesses, but few examine differences among…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions Women and Business

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