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Who Holds the Key to the Glass Door?

  • Colin Myers
  • Tracy Hall
  • Dave Pitt

Abstract

This chapter was prompted by my observation that few women apply for interview for jobs as programmers at the IBM United Kingdom Laboratories at Hursley Park. It seeks to raise awareness of the apparent shortage of female applicants, and presents statistics which suggest there is indeed a limited supply.

Keywords

Real Programmer Female Applicant Female Graduate Woman Employee Glass Door 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London Limited 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Colin Myers
    • 1
  • Tracy Hall
    • 1
  • Dave Pitt
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Computer Science and Information Systems EngineeringUniversity of WestminsterLondonUK
  2. 2.Worldwide Information SystemsNCRLondonUK

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