Michele Rene Gregory's The Face of the Firm: Corporate Hegemonic Masculinity at PDF

By Michele Rene Gregory

regardless of a long time of higher gender understanding at paintings in Western international locations, gender inequality within the govt suites is alive and good. "The Face of the company" highlights new severe views at the courting among hegemonic masculine cultures, gender embodiment, and gender disparities in company corporations. utilizing facts from over a hundred interviews with male and female executives who labored for one of the most prestigious ads and desktop organizations on this planet, the booklet makes very important connections among the empirical information and modern sexism within the usa and uk. The e-book refocuses the controversy of government paintings, organizational areas, and gender inequality on gendered our bodies at paintings. It additionally demonstrates that gendered and sexualized kinfolk between executives usually build the construction technique. The e-book makes a contribution to masculinity, gender, and paintings scholarship and is prepared alongside 3 key ideas: homogeneity, homosociability, and heterosexuality. those deal with such elements because the organizational locker room, sexual and heterosexual areas at paintings, and the development of ladies and males as assorted employees. This conceptual version is essential for comparing the mechanisms that help male dominance between hugely expert pros and executives."

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