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Gender and the public sector : professionals and managerial change

Author: Jim Barry; Mike Dent; Maggie O'Neill
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
Series: Routledge advances in management and business studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contributors explore the interrelationship between managerialism, professionalism and gender identity in Britain, and examine the impact of change on those working in public sector organizations  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Barry; Mike Dent; Maggie O'Neill
ISBN: 0415258197 9780415258197 9780203391495 0203391497
OCLC Number: 50479197
Description: xv, 224 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Jim Barry, Mike Dent and Maggie O'Neill --
1. New Labour, governance and the politics of diversity / Janet Newman --
2. Gendered states, critical engagements / Trudie Honour, Jim Barry and Sneha Palnitkar --
3. Managing transformation? Health and welfare management in South Africa / Jenny Owen --
4. Gender, welfare regimes and the medical profession in France and Greece: Clientelism, etatism and the 'Mediterranean rim' / Mike Dent --
5. Identifying the professional 'man'ager: Masculinity, professionalism and the search for legitimacy / Stephen Whitehead --
6. Women's positioning in a bureaucratic environment: Combining employment and mothering / Elisabeth Berg.
Series Title: Routledge advances in management and business studies.
Responsibility: edited by Jim Barry, Mike Dent, and Maggie O'Neill.
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'Despite a burgeoning literature over recent years on gender and organizations...the argument for taking a gender perspective, or even acknowledging that gender matters has, by and large, not spilled Read more...

 
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