Women and Work

Positive Action for Change

  • Angela Coyle
  • Jane Skinner

Part of the Women in Society book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Jane Skinner, Celia Robinson
    Pages 15-36
  3. Angela Coyle
    Pages 58-79
  4. Elisabeth Al-Khalifa
    Pages 80-103
  5. Rennie Fritchie
    Pages 169-182
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 183-194

About this book


A study of women's experiences in seven different employment sectors. While highlighting the persistence of male domination and providing a platform for women's experiences, it proposes detailed strategies to build on formal commitments to equality and giving women real power.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Angela Coyle
  • Jane Skinner
    • 1
  1. 1.Social Services DepartmentNational Women’s Enterprise Development AgencyUK

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