Gender and Career in Science and Engineering

Gender and Career in Science and Engineering

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What happens to women and men who become professional engineers and scientists and work for British industrial organizations? This book explores this question by focusing on real case studies. The gender differences in how such careers are developedshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 172 pages
  • 156 x 235 x 12.7mm | 299g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0748402519
  • 9780748402519

Table of contents

Gender and career - the culture, structure and action dimensions of change; theoretical issues - class, profession and organization; the careers history study - methods, respondents and organization; emerging career identities - education and firstindustrial experiences; professional identities and work cultures; careers and families - public and private Lives; Promotion In The Career - Organizational Constraints And Personal resolutions; gender management in science and engineering careers; genderand career in science and engineering.show more