Book review: Like Mother, Like Daughter? by Jill Armstrong

Adamson, Maria (2018) Book review: Like Mother, Like Daughter? by Jill Armstrong. Organization, 25 (5) . pp. 687-689. ISSN 1350-5084 (Published online first) (doi:10.1177/1350508418759160)

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Abstract

This book explores the influence of full-time working mothers on their daughters’ career aspirations and ambitions. It is based on a solid sample of 88 interviews with 30 mother–daughter pairs, interviewed separately and together. All mothers worked in professional and senior managerial careers, and most of the daughters also worked or were pursuing a university degree. The book is well-structured with eight chapters focusing on specific themes...

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Book review of: Like Mother, Like Daughter? Armstrong Jill . 2017. Policy Press, 232 pages, ISBN: 978-1447334088.
Research Areas: A. > Business School > Leadership, Work and Organisations > Diversity and Gender group
Item ID: 23876
Notes on copyright: Adamson, M. (2018). Book Review: Like Mother, Like Daughter? by Jill Armstrong. Organization, 25(5), 687–689. Copyright © The Author(s) 2018. Reprinted by permission of SAGE Publications.
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Depositing User: Maria Adamson
Date Deposited: 14 Mar 2018 18:01
Last Modified: 17 Aug 2019 10:58
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/23876

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