Gender, Power and Organization: A psychological perspective by Paula Nicolson

By Paula Nicolson

Work corporations are an immense web site of gender politics for pro men and women, and even supposing there are extra girls in senior positions than ever ahead of, those elevated possibilities haven't been received with out mental effects. Evidence-based and theoretically pushed, the recent version of Gender, strength and Organization increases very important questions about gender and tool within the place of work, and the psychology of women’s development. 20 years on from the 1st version, it re-examines gender family members at paintings and asks why, regardless of a long time of feminist critique and motion, we can comprehend the dynamics of the place of work yet fail to lead them to extra consultant. The struggles girls face in specialist and public existence stay severe, no longer least simply because many males event an expanding feel of danger to their long term aspirations positions.

Using examples from fresh learn and the author's personal consultancy event, this crucial quantity deals a clean exploration of the psychology of gender and tool at paintings, from the improvement of gender identities and roles, to motives of bullying and sexual harassment within the association. It deals an obtainable survey of the topic for pro managers and scholars of management, psychology, administration, sociology, gender, and women’s studies.

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