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The Gendered Economy
Work, Careers, and Success



September 1991 | 280 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
The Gendered Economy provides a readable and comprehensive approach to understanding the leverage points for removing barriers in the labour market facing women. It provides new material on the gendered nature of the economy, behavioural styles and career strategies. It presents alternative frameworks for balancing the scales of justice so that women have an improved opportunity to gain career success in the labour force.
 
Introduction
 
PART ONE: THE IMPACT OF CULTURE AND ECONOMIC STRUCTURE
 
Sex Role Ideology, the Constitution and Gender Equality in the Labor Force
 
Women, the Economy, and Careers
 
PART TWO: SEX, GENDER, STEREOTYPES, AND SUCCESS
 
Gender Culture and Socialization
with Phoebe Morgan Stambaugh
Sex-Role Spillover
Personal, Familial, and Organizational Roles  
with Marcia Cech-Soucy
Gender, Success, and Behavioral/Leadership Styles
 
Careers
Linking Individuals to Organizations  
 
PART THREE: ALTERNATIVES FOR CHANGE
with Kimberly Fisher
The Role of the Government and Business
with Deborah De Paoli
Balancing the Scales of Justice
Alternatives for Integrating Women's Personal Lives into the US Economy  
 
PART FOUR: A CASE STUDY - WOMEN AND THE ECONOMY IN ARIZONA
with Marcia Cech-Soucy, Deborah De Paoli and Kimberly Fisher
Women, Work, and Careers in Arizona
 
Consensus Statements and Recommendations of the Fifth Arizona Women's Town Hall

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