Women's Studies at York Series

What Women Want From Work

Gender and Occupational Choice in the 21st Century

Authors: Woodfield, R.

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Are current patterns within women's occupations a function of external limitations on initial ambitions, or do women simply prefer distinct types of work? Including case studies of fire fighting and teaching, this book offers a qualitative exploration of girls' and women's reported journeys towards their work choices.

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RUTH WOODFIELD is Reader in Sociology at the University of Sussex, UK. She is the author of Women, Work and Computing.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
What Women Want From Work
Book Subtitle
Gender and Occupational Choice in the 21st Century
Authors
Series Title
Women's Studies at York Series
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-59024-3
DOI
10.1057/9780230590243
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-54922-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-36162-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 250
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