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Female Ambition

How to Reconcile Work and Family

Authors: Chinchilla, N., León, C.

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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. In a comprehensive manner, the book addresses the challenges that women face as they seek to combine careers with a balanced and fulfilling family life. This book also provides practical tips on achieving this goal, and includes numerous real-life examples.

About the authors

NURIA CHINCHILLA holds a PhD in Management from IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain. She is Director of the International Centre of Work and Family, which aims to inform companies, policy-makers in government institutions as well as private institutions about how to successfully create family-friendly work environments.

CONSUELO LÉON is a Researcher at the InternationaI Centre for Work and Family at IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain. She has written extensively on women in the workplace, as well as other related topics. She holds a degree in journalism from the University of Navarra, Spain.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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eBook $99.00
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Hardcover $130.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $125.00
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  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Female Ambition
Book Subtitle
How to Reconcile Work and Family
Authors
Copyright
2005
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-50891-0
DOI
10.1057/9780230508910
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4039-9178-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-54326-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 182
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