Academic Careers and the Gender Gap

Academic Careers and the Gender Gap

By: Maureen Baker (author)Hardback

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Academic Careers and the Gender Gap will appeal to aspiring and established academics in a variety of fields, particularly sociology and gender studies, and will also be of interest to education policy makers.

About Author

Maureen Baker is a professor of sociology at the University of Auckland in New Zealand.


Preface and Acknowledgments 1 Setting the Scene 2 Gendered Patterns of Education, Work, and Family Life 3 University Restructuring and Global Markets 4 Social Capital and Gendered Responses to University Practices 5 Gendered Families and the Motherhood Penalty 6 Subjectivities and the Gender Gap 7 Explaining the Academic Gender Gap Methodological Appendix Notes References Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774823968
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 220
  • ID: 9780774823968
  • weight: 460
  • ISBN10: 0774823968

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