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Female Ambition

How to Reconcile Work and Family

by Nuria Chinchilla

  • 238 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s studies,
  • Work & labour,
  • Working patterns & practices,
  • Work and family,
  • Sociology,
  • Employment Of Women,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Social Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Women in the professions,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Political Science / Labor & Industrial Relations,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Social Science-Women"s Studies - General,
  • Labor,
  • Working mothers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8401187M
    ISBN 101403991782
    ISBN 109781403991782

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    But this unpromising-looking book was the first novel of an author who subsequently won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and within a few BOOK REVIEW / Female ambition in a manes world: 'Barn. Female competitiveness is equated with “bitchiness” and “cattiness”. There’s an entire bingo card to be made of all of the playground insults used to keep female ambition in line.

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At its heart, The Female Persuasion is about the flame we all believe is flickering inside of us, waiting to be seen and fanned by the right person at the right time. In Debra Condren’s book, Ambition is Not a Dirty Word, she outlines eight "Ambitious Rules" that provide specific, innovative solutions to the Author: Caroline Castrillon.

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For an idea so richly marketable, “ambition” proves surprisingly elusive as the book’s two dozen female contributors—writers and doctors, professors and moms—attack from as many angles.

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Female authors are reviewed less often than male authors • Okay, so for my money, the actual most disturbing thing in the book. Entirely absent from this book or any auxiliary book or the blogs of attachment-parenting acolytes, all of which I read obsessively, is any mention of ambition—and by ambition I mean a particular form of desire that exists outside of sexual or maternal desire.

Sears promises that attachment parenting is self-reinforcing, a virtuous cycle. Little Women, Louisa May Alcott’s novel about Jo Marc, soon to be a Greta Gerwig movie starring Saoirse Ronan, is having its th anniversary. Critics are praising its pioneering feminism, but Author: Hillary Kelly.

Executive Summary. Reprint: RB. For men, ambition is considered a necessary and desirable part of life. Most women, however, associate ambition with egotism, self-aggrandizement, or manipulation. Our new Igloo Book Buzz selection is Meg Wolitzer’s THE FEMALE PERSUASION, an eagerly awaited, much buzzed about book published by Riverhead today, April 3.

Charming and wise, knowing and witty, Wolitzer delivers a novel about power and influence, ego and loyalty, womanhood and ambition. Female Ambition traces the development of women in the workplace, and focuses on a host of critical issues such as current governmental legislation and the family unit, family-responsible companies, personal leadership and the management of time in the workplace and at home.

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Ambition, the women acknowledge, is a blunt instrument; in the name of individual dreams, it can enforce conformity, standardizing and sanitizing desires until they fit. In her book, Necessary Dreams: Ambition in Women’s Changing Lives, Anna Fels states that in order to maintain ambition, one also needs to believe that their goal is reachable and that the.

Get this from a library. Female ambition: how to reconcile work and family. [Ma Nuria Chinchilla Albiol; Consuelo León] -- In Female Ambition, Nuria Chinchilla - one of Europe's foremost experts on women in the workplace - and researcher Consuelo Leon provide a compelling account of how the growing number of women in the.

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