Unveiling Women’s Leadership

Identity and meaning of leadership in India

  • Editors
  • Payal Kumar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Self-Identity, Nature and Nurture

  3. The Cost of Leadership on the Self

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Rina Mukherji
      Pages 55-64
    3. Poornima Hatti, Shruti Vidyasagar
      Pages 65-74
  4. Interplay between Structure and Agency

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 191-199

About this book


Unveiling Women's Leadership provides a penetrating insight into the world of Indian woman leaders. The book unravels the unique challenges facing the Indian woman leader who has to juggle several challenges including patriarchy, the caste system, harassment, and society's expectation that she ought to fit snugly into stereotypical roles.


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