An Investigation into Gender Imbalance in Academic Careers

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This short volume examines the reasons behind a lack of advancement in a small study of female academics in Scottish universities; evaluates their perceptions regarding the causes of this lack of progression, and examines whether the introduction of Gender Equality Schemes in 2007 and the Equality Act (2010) have made a discernible difference.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationRiga
PublisherScholars' Press
Number of pages72
ISBN (Print)9786202305365, 6202305363
Publication statusPublished - 22 Feb 2018


  • Academia
  • Careers
  • Equality
  • Glass ceiling
  • Women
  • Equal pay


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