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Women managers from myths to reality

Women managers from myths to reality

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Published by Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women executives.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIndira J. Parikh, Bharti Kollan.
    SeriesWorking paper ;, W.P. no. 2004-03-06, Working paper (Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad) ;, W.P. no. 2004-03-06.
    ContributionsIndian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2004/60579 (H)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination21 leaves
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3333328M
    LC Control Number2004312388

    The slim little volume discusses various myths that sustain modern versions of reality. Danser lists the myths of commerce, science, knowledge, causality, language, consciousness and identity. He addresses each one of them in a separate chapter. As he notes, the book is somewhat like "steadily peeling away the layers of an onion."Author: John Fraim. Furthermore, this invisible evolution that has seen the number of women managers double (from , to almost ,) in the past decade has lessons for American women as well. Despite enormous barriers--cultural, organizational, and personal--Japanese women are finding paths to power.

      In reality, some women – like some men – really don’t care about money management, or they think it’s too hard to understand. A survey by Allianz Life Insurance 5 Myths About Women Author: Maryalene LaPonsie. Myth and Reality (ISBN ) is a controversial book by Clive Ponting and published by Hamish is a revisionist history of the Second World War, particularly the divergences between the rhetoric and the reality in relation to popular British revisionism is different from that of, for example, The Battle of Britain: Myth and Reality, a book by.

    Praise for the First Volume: `This is a really important book for anyone who wants to find research references on equal opportunities for women in management' - Management in Education `I commend this book to managers of both sexes in the public and private sectors. There is much to stimulate effective action. Hopefully researchers will also heed the call for further studies' - Women in. Women and Myth The stories and myths associated with women tell us a lot more about the preoccupations of Greek men than they do the about the opinions and imaginations of Greek women.


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Brilliantly written and argued, this book reveals what's really going on in women's minds and corporate America today, and what we can do to make equal opportunity at home and on the job reality rather than rhetoric."—Heidi Hartmann, Institute for Women's Policy Research.

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)--who was the first to criticize and reject the 'mythological' expressions of the divinity employed by Homer and Hesiod--the Greeks steadily continued to empty mythos of all religious and metaphysical value."If you know this--indeed, if you think "everyone" knows this--then you may /5.

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For women, the penalty for ambition is infinite torture, which comes at least in part from a series of relentlessly negative myths.

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The best leaders rely on fact, not fads. Myths of Leadership blasts away the fluff and confronts false legends head on.The Amazonian myths appeared to hold the key to the innermost neuroses of the Athenian male. All those women sitting astride their horses, for example—surely the animal was nothing but a phallus.