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FGF Studies in Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Women's Entrepreneurship in Europe

Multidimensional Research and Case Study Insights

Editors: Birkner, S., Ettl, K., Welter, F., Ebbers, I. (Eds.)

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  • Offers a multiperspective view by combining scientific results with case study insights
  • Provides entrepreneurship educators with strong material to integrate gendered aspects into their curricula
  • Focuses on Europe as a context with its own unique characteristics
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About this book

This volume addresses the current challenges for and future prospects of women’s entrepreneurship research, bringing together a wealth of diverse insights with implications for research, education and practice alike.

Presenting theoretical and empirical research papers and case studies, the book not only offers a topical reference guide for entrepreneurship researchers and educators, but also provides essential reading material for students interested in questions addressing diverse aspects of the challenges to and future academic and practical prospects of women’s entrepreneurship.

About the authors

Stephanie Birkner is a Junior Professor of Female Entrepreneurship based at the University of Oldenburg, Germany. She focuses on gender aspects in (educational) approaches to foster innovation and entrepreneurship.

Kerstin Ettl is a Juniorprofessor of Entrepreneurial Diversity & SME Management at the University of Siegen, Germany. Women's entrepreneurship, embedded in the broader context of entrepreneurial diversity is one of her core areas of expertise. 

Friederike Welter holds the chair of SME Management & Entrepreneurship at the University of Siegen, Germany, and is the President of the Institut für Mittelstandsforschung in Bonn, Germany (IfM Bonn). She is committed to theoretically grounded and practice-oriented research and teaching in the area of SME development and entrepreneurship.

Ilona Ebbers is Head of the Department of Economics and its Didactics at the European University of Flensburg, Germany. Her research addresses perspectives of entrepreneurship education with a central focus on gender as a didactic category. 

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Women’s Entrepreneurship in Europe: Research Facets and Educational Foci

    Pages 3-13

    Birkner, Stephanie (et al.)

  • Female Migrant Entrepreneurship in Germany: Determinants and Recent Developments

    Pages 15-38

    Zybura, Nora (et al.)

  • Business Transferability Chances: Does the Gender of the Owner-Manager Matter?

    Pages 39-64

    Kay, Rosemarie (et al.)

  • Does Gender Make a Difference? Gender Differences in the Motivations and Strategies of Female and Male Academic Entrepreneurs

    Pages 65-82

    Iffländer, Vivien (et al.)

  • Towards Emancipatory Aspects of Women’s Entrepreneurship: An Alternative Model of Women’s Entrepreneurial Self-Efficacy in Patriarchal Societies

    Pages 83-103

    Mikkelsen, Kirsten

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Women's Entrepreneurship in Europe
Book Subtitle
Multidimensional Research and Case Study Insights
Editors
  • Stephanie Birkner
  • Kerstin Ettl
  • Friederike Welter
  • Ilona Ebbers
Series Title
FGF Studies in Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-96373-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-96373-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-96372-3
Series ISSN
2364-6918
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 215
Number of Illustrations
22 b/w illustrations
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