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Women in Management
Trends, Issues, and Challenges in Managerial Diversity

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March 1993 | 360 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This book traces the experiences of women managers using a wide-ranging, interdisciplinary analysis. Top scholars and researchers begin by examining historical and global perspectives, continue with individual and organizational issues such as ethnicity, health, and personal and family lifestyles, and conclude by exploring future trends in the issues of job discrimination and the restructuring of organizations from a feminist perspective. Each section concludes with a commentary from a leading authority.
 
PART ONE: TRENDS
Ellen A Fagenson
Diversity in Management
Introduction and the Importance of Women in Management

 
 
PART TWO: HISTORICAL AND GLOBAL ISSUES
Sara Alpern
In the Beginning
A History of Women in Management

 
Ariane Berthoin Antal and Dafna N Izraeli
A Global Comparison of Women in Management
Women Managers in Their Homelands and as Expatriates

 
Jennie Farley
Commentary
 
PART THREE: INDIVIDUAL AND ORGANIZATIONAL ISSUES
Ella L Bell, Toni C Denton and Stella Nkomo
Women of Color in Management
Toward an Inclusive Analysis

 
Lynn R Offermann and Michele A Armitage
Stress and the Woman Manager
Sources, Health Outcomes, and Interventions

 
Lisa A Mainiero
Dangerous Liaisons
A Review of Current Issues Concerning Male and Female Romantic Relationships in the Workplace

 
Saroj Parasuraman and Jeffrey H Greenhaus
Personal Portrait
The Life-Style of the Woman Manager

 
Mary Anne Devanna
Commentary
 
PART FOUR: FUTURE DIRECTIONS AND SYSTEMIC ISSUES
Gregory B Northcraft and Barbara A Gutek
Point-Counterpoint
Discrimination Against Women in Management - Going, Going, Gone or Going But Never Gone?

 
Barbara A Lee
The Legal and Political Realities for Women Managers
The Barriers, the Opportunities and the Horizon Ahead

 
Patricia Yancey Martin
Feminist Practice in Organizations
Implications for Management

 
Heidi Hartmann
Commentary
 
PART FIVE: CHALLENGES
Ellen A Fagenson and Janice J Jackson
Final Commentary

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ISBN: 9780803945920
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