Higher Education, Leadership and Women Vice Chancellors Fitting in to Communities of Practice of Masculinities (eBook, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Higher Education, Leadership and Women Vice Chancellors Fitting in to Communities of Practice of Masculinities

Author: P Burkinshaw
Publisher: London Palgrave Macmillan UK 2015
Series: Palgrave Studies in Gender and Education
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cover -- Half-Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Background to this research -- 1.2 The genesis of this research study -- 1.3 Themes emerging from the research -- 1.4 Contribution to knowledge -- 1.5 The shape of the book -- 2 Higher Education: The Gender Neutral Myth -- 2.1 Background to the literature -- 2.2 The negotiation and
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: P Burkinshaw
ISBN: 9781137444035 1137444037
OCLC Number: 1020656565
Notes: IMD-Felder maschinell generiert
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (168 Seiten)
Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Higher Education: The Gender Neutral Myth 3. Research Metholodogy and Research Participants 4. Negotiating and Navigating Higher Education Gendered Leadership Cultures 5. Higher Education Leadership Communities of Practice of Masculinities 6. Achieving a Critical Mass of Women at the Top 7. The Way Forward
Series Title: Palgrave Studies in Gender and Education

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Why are there so few women vice chancellors in UK higher education? In this book, Paula Burkinshaw explores the contemporary conversation around the 'missing women at the top' across UK society  Read more...

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"Yes, we should make public the evidence that Burkinshaw cites (including excellent research by Louise Morley) that points to various powerful forms of discrimination against women." - Times Higher Read more...

 
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