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Women’s Voices in Management

Identifying Innovative and Responsible Solutions

  • Helena Desivilya Syna
  • Carmen-Eugenia Costea

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Helena Desivilya Syna, Carmen-Eugenia Costea
      Pages 3-11
  3. Women’s Voices in Academia

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Rómulo Pinheiro, Lars Geschwind, Hanne Foss Hansen, Elias Pekkola
      Pages 15-33
    3. Inma Pastor, Paloma Pontón, Ángel Belzunegui, Ana Acosta
      Pages 34-51
    4. Aliza Shenhar
      Pages 52-64
    5. Dalit Yassour-Borochowitz, Helena Desivilya Syna, Michal Palgi
      Pages 65-82
  4. Women’s Positions and Roles in Work Life

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-83
    2. Larisa Mihoreanu, Andrei Angheluta, Aurelian A. Bondrea, Carmen-Eugenia Costea
      Pages 85-104
    3. Lisa Whitehead, Joyce Falkenberg
      Pages 105-123
  5. Women’s Voices in Joint Ventures: Entrepreneurship in Business and in Social Arenas

About this book


Women's Voices in Management examines a wide array of women's voices across different geo-political, social and organizational contexts in management. Extant research provides clear evidence on gendering in organizations throughout all the ranks including top management.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Helena Desivilya Syna
    • 1
  • Carmen-Eugenia Costea
    • 2
  1. 1.Max Stern Yezreel Valley CollegeIsrael
  2. 2.Spiru Haret University BucharestRomania

About the editors

Helena Desivilya Syna is Chair of MA Studies in Organizational Development and Consulting at the Max Stern Yezreel Valley College, Israel. She conducts research on social conflict, organizational behaviour and diversity management, and has published articles in international peer-reviewed journals, numerous book chapters on these topics and edited with Michal Palgi an e-book on The Paradox In Partnerships: The Role of Conflict in Partnership Building.

Carmen Costea is a professor at Spiru Haret University, Bucharest, Romania, and Chair of Entrepreneurial Education Commission for EUSDR National Consultative Council. She is also Special Ambassador of Romania for the Danube Strategy, Founder of Alternative Sciences Association and Associate Researcher at Romanian Academy, as well as a visiting lecturer and researcher at universities in Mexico, Australia, Taiwan, UK, Italy and France.

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