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  1. Women Entrepreneurs and the Myth of ‘Underperformance’

    Women Entrepreneurs and the Myth of ‘Underperformance’

    Edited by Shumaila Yousafzai, Alain Fayolle, Adam Lindgreen, Colette Henry, Saadat Saeed, Shandana Sheikh
    Taking a fresh look at how performance is defined by examining the institutional power structures and policies, eminent scholars herein explore ways to overcome constrained performance and encourage women’s entrepreneurial activities through a variety of methodological approaches and geographical contexts. Learn More
    February 2018   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
    Availability: Not yet published
  2. A Research Agenda for Women and Entrepreneurship

    A Research Agenda for Women and Entrepreneurship

    Edited by Patricia G. Greene, Candida G. Brush
    Elgar Research Agendas outline the future of research in a given area. Leading scholars are given the space to explore their subject in provocative ways, and map out the potential directions of travel. They are relevant but also visionary. The editors map out a vision for research on women and entrepreneurship and using a contextual framework that includes aspiration, behavior and confidence. They delve into issues such as social identity, start-ups, crowdfunding and context to set a new foundation for future research on entrepreneurship and gender. Learn More
    January 2018   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  3. Knowing Her Place

    Knowing Her Place

    Valerie Bevan, Caroline Gatrell
    More women are studying science at university and they consistently outperform men. Yet, still, significantly fewer women than men hold prestigious jobs in science. Why should this occur? What prevents women from achieving as highly as men in science? And why are so few women positioned as ‘creative genius’ research scientists? Drawing upon the views of 47 (female and male) scientists, Bevan and Gatrell explore why women are less likely than men to become eminent in their profession. They observe three mechanisms which perpetuate women’s lowered ‘place’ in science: subtle masculinities (whereby certain forms of masculinity are valued over womanhood); (m)otherhood (in which women’s potential for maternity positions them as ‘other’), and the image of creative genius which is associated with male bodies, excluding women from research roles. Learn More
    December 2017   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  4. Global Women Leaders

    Global Women Leaders

    Regina Wentzel Wolfe, Patricia H. Werhane
    Global Women Leaders showcases narratives of women in business, nonprofit organizations and the public sector who have achieved leadership positions despite cultural obstacles and gender bias. Featuring leaders from India, Japan, Jordan and the United Kingdom, the book examines how these women have overcome challenges and served as role models in their professions. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 115.00   Web: $ 103.50
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  5. Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and Growth of Women’s Entrepreneurship

    Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and Growth of Women’s Entrepreneurship

    Edited by Tatiana S. Manolova, Candida G. Brush, Linda F. Edelman, Alicia Robb, Friederike Welter
    The renowned group of international contributors to this book provide analysis of where and how gender plays a role in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. 11 essays examine how ecosystems influence women entrepreneurs and how women entrepreneurs influence their local ecosystems, both cross-nationally and through in-depth country studies. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
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  6. Gender and Entrepreneurial Activity

    Gender and Entrepreneurial Activity

    Edited by Albert N. Link
    There is growing interest in the relationship between gender and entrepreneurial activity. In this book, 37 eminent scholars from diverse academic disciplines contribute cutting-edge research that addresses, from a gender perspective, three general areas of importance: key characteristics of entrepreneurs, key performance attributes of entrepreneurial firms, and the role of financial capital in the establishment and growth of entrepreneurial firms and in their growth. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 155.00   Web: $ 139.50
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  7. Women’s Entrepreneurship in Global and Local Contexts

    Women’s Entrepreneurship in Global and Local Contexts

    Edited by Cristina Díaz-García, Candida G. Brush, Elizabeth J. Gatewood, Friederike Welter
    Written by leading scholars from a wide range of countries, this book advances the understanding of women's entrepreneurship by drawing attention to the contexts in which they operate. With its impact on gendered institutions and gendered social forces, it will be of interest for researchers, faculty and students as well as policy-makers and practitioners. It is the fifth in the series of books produced in partnership with the Diana International Research Network. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  8. Coaching for Women Entrepreneurs

    Coaching for Women Entrepreneurs

    Carianne M. Hunt, Sandra L. Fielden
    This is the first book to present a comprehensive understanding of the role of coaching in developing women entrepreneurs. It provides a theoretical background and explores the distinctive challenges facing this group before discussing the implementation and outcomes from a coaching programme in an entrepreneurial setting. Finally, the book concludes with strategies for future research and progress. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 110.00   Web: $ 99.00
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  9. Context, Process and Gender in Entrepreneurship

    Context, Process and Gender in Entrepreneurship

    Edited by Robert Blackburn, Ulla Hytti, Friederike Welter
    By combining high quality and in-depth research in the field, this book provides a state of the art analysis of the current topical issues in European entrepreneurship and small business research. With contributions from international experts, the book provides a particular focus on the behaviour between individuals and groups within different contexts; the personal and structural factors that shape entrepreneurial and small business activity; and a focus on gender in entrepreneurship within different contexts. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 110.00   Web: $ 99.00
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  10. Flourishing in Life, Work and Careers

    Flourishing in Life, Work and Careers

    Edited by Ronald J. Burke, Kathryn M. Page, Cary L. Cooper
    Happiness in one aspect of our life can positively impact upon our satisfaction within other domains of our life. The opposite also rings true. Today’s generation of working people have often been called the generation who want it all. But can we really have it all? And at what cost to our and others’ happiness? Flourishing in Life, Work and Careers explores ways in which contemporary working people can thrive in a complex, volatile and uncertain world. Combining both research and practice, the contributors of this book cover all bases from individual wellbeing, family, work and career experiences, to leadership. They conclude by providing the reader with tools to combine what they have learnt and apply it to their own lives. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 160.00   Web: $ 144.00
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  11. Women’s Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century

    Women’s Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century

    Edited by Kate Lewis, Colette Henry, Elizabeth J. Gatewood, John Watson
    Women’s Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century is the fourth in the series of books emanating from the Diana International Research Network. The volume takes a multi-dimensional approach to coalesce a series of chapters around the central theme: gender and entrepreneurship today and in the future. The chapters span a diverse range of countries, methodologies, and levels of analysis – however, they all seek to contribute to an advancing understanding of women and their engagement with entrepreneurial endeavours. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  12. Women in STEM Careers

    Women in STEM Careers

    Edited by Diana Bilimoria, Linley Lord
    Adopting an international perspective, this book draws on current research from the United States, Australia and Europe examining women’s participation, advancement and leadership in STEM fields. The book explores the nature of STEM careers across industry and academia, and presents the latest thinking on successful individual, organisational and educational initiatives related to women in STEM. An invaluable resource for scholars, practitioners and policy-makers in organisations and government, as well as for women aspiring to or presently working in STEM fields. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  13. Gender in Organizations

    Gender in Organizations

    Edited by Ronald J. Burke, Debra A. Major
    Diversifying the workforce is becoming increasingly important, with gender equality being a central feature of overall equality. Men seem to be part of the problem and a necessary part of the solution. This collection ties these themes together in the context of talent management and organizational effectiveness. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  14. Getting Women on to Corporate Boards

    Getting Women on to Corporate Boards

    Edited by Silke Machold, Morten Huse, Katrin Hansen, Marina Brogi
    This book provides unique insights into how the idea of quota laws to get women on to corporate boards gained international momentum from its origins in Norway. Invaluable insights are gained through the stories of actors involved in shaping the discourse and practice on women of boards. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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    2015   Paperback Price: $ 39.95   Web: $ 31.96
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  15. Entrepreneurship across Generations

    Entrepreneurship across Generations

    Eleanor Hamilton
    Entrepreneurship Across Generations examines dimensions of identity, gender and learning to understand the complex fabric of family business. An interpretation of narratives from two generations in five families constitutes entrepreneurship as an inherently social, rather than individual, phenomenon. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  16. Gender and the Dysfunctional Workplace

    Gender and the Dysfunctional Workplace

    Edited by Suzy Fox, Terri R. Lituchy
    Dysfunction in the workplace, like a bully culture, affects women and men differently. This book represents a broad spectrum of disciplines including law, management, communications, human resource management and industrial/organizational psychology and offers integrative, cross-disciplinary inquiries into the many roles gender plays in organizational dysfunction. The authors provoke new questions and new streams of research, with the ultimate goal of contributing to healthier workplaces for men and women alike. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 112.00   Web: $ 100.80
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  17. Minorities in Entrepreneurship

    Minorities in Entrepreneurship

    Glenice J. Wood, Marilyn J. Davidson, Sandra L. Fielden
    Although there is an expanding body of literature on the characteristics, aspirations, motivations, challenges and barriers of mainstream entrepreneurs, relatively little is known about whether these findings can be applied to the entrepreneurial activities of minority groups. This book addresses this short-fall and presents an international review of the characteristics, motivations and obstacles of eight minority groups: younger; older; women; ethnic; immigrant; lesbian, gay and bisexual; disabled; and indigenous entrepreneurs. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  18. Global Women’s Entrepreneurship Research

    Global Women’s Entrepreneurship Research

    Edited by Karen D. Hughes, Jennifer E. Jennings
    Global Women’s Entrepreneurship Research responds to recent calls from academic researchers and policy analysts alike to pay greater attention to the diversity and heterogeneity among women entrepreneurs. Drawing together studies by 26 researchers affiliated with the DIANA International Research Network, this collection contributes to a richer and more robust understanding of the field. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  19. Gender Stratification in the IT Industry

    Gender Stratification in the IT Industry

    Kenneth W. Koput, Barbara A. Gutek
    This illuminating monograph introduces a status-equilibrating, social capital explanation for the persistent gender stratification in the field of information technology. The authors analyze why the workforce has become increasingly male-dominated over time by looking at how pre-employment conditions provide different experiences and opportunities for women and men. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 116.00   Web: $ 104.40
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  20. Women’s Employment and Homemaking Careers

    Women’s Employment and Homemaking Careers

    Cherlyn Skromme Granrose
    Chronicling the lives and career choices of a dynamic group of women, this book provides a comprehensive and unique glimpse into the intricate balance of work and family. Women’s Employment and Homemaking Careers is based on three surveys, the first conducted while the women were attending university, and the second and third conducted one and two decades later. The surveys provide quantitative data that supplements the qualitative material gained from final interviews conducted at the end of the 25 year longitudinal study. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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