Luck: The Double-Edged Sword

  • Carmel Diezmann
  • Susan Grieshaber


In Chap.  7, some of the survey data relating to the Boys’ Club culture were discussed. Specific theorists and concepts were also used to work with selected interview excerpts to provide a range of perspectives about academic maneuvers and the positioning of women in these. In this chapter, luck is considered because it was referred to regularly by women professors.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carmel Diezmann
    • 1
  • Susan Grieshaber
    • 2
  1. 1.Queensland University of TechnologyKelvin GroveAustralia
  2. 2.La Trobe UniversityBundooraAustralia

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