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African American female entrepreneurship : merging profit and social motives for the greater good

Author: Amanobea Boateng
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018] ©2018
Series: Palgrave pivot.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'This is a welcome contribution to the growing body of research on African entrepreneurship. Its focus on African women entrepreneurs and their unique ability to merge profit and social motives showcases the innate strength, courage and dynamism of our women, and reinforces the pivotal role that they are playing in shaping the Continent's bright future.' --Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli, Founder of LEAP Africa, Co-Founder of  Read more...
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Boateng, Amanobea.
African American female entrepreneurship : merging profit and social motives for the greater good.
Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2018
xix, 146 pages
(OCoLC)994806425
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amanobea Boateng
ISBN: 9783319658469 3319658468
OCLC Number: 1005978663
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Part I. Setting the Scene --
Chapter 1. Contextualising Women's Entrepreneurship in Africa --
Chapter 2. A Theoretical Research Framework --
Part II. A Close-Up View of African Female Entrepreneurs --
Chapter 3. Female Entrepreneurship in Africa and Research Insights from Different Regions of the Continent --
Chapter 4. Social Entrepreneurship and the Possible Intersect with Female Entrepreneurship --
Chapter 5. A Theory for the Development of African Female Entrepreneurship.
Series Title: Palgrave pivot.
Responsibility: Amanobea Boateng.

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Contributing to academic discussions on entrepreneurship and gender in Africa, this book provides coverage of recent trends and an exploration of the evolution of female entrepreneurship over time.  Read more...

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