The Resource Mothers on the fast track : how a new generation can balance family and careers, Mary Ann Mason, Eve Mason Ekman

Mothers on the fast track : how a new generation can balance family and careers, Mary Ann Mason, Eve Mason Ekman

Label
Mothers on the fast track : how a new generation can balance family and careers
Title
Mothers on the fast track
Title remainder
how a new generation can balance family and careers
Statement of responsibility
Mary Ann Mason, Eve Mason Ekman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the past few decades the number of women entering graduate and professional schools has been going up and up, while the number of women reaching the top rung of the corporate and academic worlds has remained relatively stagnant. Why are so many women falling off the fast track?. In this timely book, Mary Ann Mason traces the career paths of the first generation of ambitious women who started careers in academia, law, medicine, business, and the media in large numbers in the 1970s and '80s. Many women who had started families but continued working had ended up veering off the path to upper m
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.874/3097309045
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ759.48
LC item number
.M347 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Mothers on the fast track : how a new generation can balance family and careers, Mary Ann Mason, Eve Mason Ekman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-136) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Do babies matter? Mothers on the fast track -- The "mother problem": up, out, or sidelined? -- The student years : eighteen to thirty-two -- The make-or-break years: thirty to forty -- Mothers' choices: staying the course, opting out, or dropping down -- The second tier -- Beyond the glass ceiling: forty to sixty-five and beyond -- Second chances for mothers on the fast track
Control code
ocn191023681
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 149 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198040279
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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116255
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36009325
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191023681
  • pebcs0195182677

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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