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Generation and Gender in Academia

Palgrave Macmillan

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Table of contents (8 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. The Context

      • Barbara Bagilhole, Kate White
      Pages 3-20
  3. Reflections of Women in Academia

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-21
    2. A Standard Academic Career?

      • Pat O’Connor
      Pages 23-45
    3. A Mature-age Student

      • Jenny Neale
      Pages 65-82
    4. A Non-typical Academic Career

      • Maria Lourdes de Machado-Taylor
      Pages 83-102
    5. An Outsider in Academia

      • Kate White
      Pages 103-124
  4. The Next Generation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125
    2. Careers of Early- and Mid-career Academics

      • Teresa Carvalho, Özlem Özkanli, Heidi Prozesky, Helen Peterson
      Pages 127-165
  5. Exploring Generational Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167
    2. Continuity and Change in Academic Careers

      • Kate White, Barbara Bagilhole
      Pages 169-195
  6. Back Matter

    Pages 196-203

About this book

The first cross-cultural analysis of the differences in career trajectories and experiences between a senior group of women academics and a younger group who are at early and mid-career stages. Major themes in the autobiographical stories of these women were national context; organisational context; family, class and location; and agency.

Keywords

  • gender
  • organization
  • women
  • banking

Editors and Affiliations

  • Loughborough University, UK

    Barbara Bagilhole

  • University of Ballarat, Australia

    Kate White

About the editors

Teresa Carvalho, University of Aveiro, Portugal Maria de Lourdes Machado-Taylor, CIPES, Portugal Jenny Neale University of Wellington, New Zealand Pat O'Connor, University of Limerick, Ireland Özlem Özkanl?, Ankara University, Turkey Helen Peterson, Uppsala University, Sweden Heidi Prozesky, Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Bibliographic Information

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  • ISBN: 978-1-137-26917-1
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Softcover Book USD 79.99
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Hardcover Book USD 109.99
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