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Like mother, like daughter?

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Like mother, like daughter?

How career women influence their daughters' ambition

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Like mother, like daughter? by Jill Armstrong
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Women are encouraged to believe that they can occupy top jobs in society by the example of other women thriving in their careers. Who better to be a role model for career success than your mother? Paradoxically, this book shows that having a mother as a role model, even for graduates of top universities, does not predict daughters progressing in their own careers. Based on a large, cross-generational qualitative sample, this book offers a timely and original perspective on the debate about gender equality in leadership positions.

Author Biography

Jill Armstrong is a Research Associate at Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge. Her research specialism is gender equality at work. She is now leading the `Collaborating with Men' research project that aims to change workplace culture to be more inclusive for women. Previously she led two successful commercial market research companies, all of which adds to her insight for this book. She has spoken about her mothers and daughters research on BBC Radio Four's Bringing Up Britain.
Release date Australia
March 1st, 2019
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
2 Tables, black and white; 7 Illustrations, black and white
Imprint
Policy Press
Pages
232
ISBN-13
9781447334101
Product ID
28254087

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