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Gender differences in the career development of professionals in Hong Kong

by Mandy M. Hoi

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Published by Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, the Chinese University of Hong Kong in Shatin, New Territories, iHong Kong .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Discrimination in employment -- China -- Hong Kong,
  • Women in the professions -- China -- Hong Kong,
  • Career development -- China -- Hong Kong -- Sex differences

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesXianggang zhuan cai zai shi ye fa zhan zhong de xing bie cha yi
    StatementMandy M. Hoi, Fanny M. Cheung, Maria S. Tam.
    SeriesOccasional paper -- no. 152, Occasional paper (Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies) -- no. 152.
    ContributionsCheung, Fanny M., Tam, Maria., Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6069.5.C62 H664 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16997155M
    ISBN 109624411522
    ISBN 109789624411522
    LC Control Number2008401799

      Gender Investigation "Gender inequalities exist" 1. Adult literacy rate As the first indicator of gender inequalities to prove that it is present throughout the world I chose adult literacy rate. In developing countries women have less chance to get basic education as men, so this indicator clearly shows the differences between we can see on the graph, where adult literacy rate of. 1 Introduction: Gender and Change in Hong Kong Eliza W.Y. Lee The Research Question This book examines gender and change in Hong Kong from the s to the s, which was a critical historical juncture of significant economic, political, and social changes brought about by both exogenous and endog-enous factors.

    Recent decades have seen a sharp increase in the number of female PhD graduates in the Netherlands. Currently, the share of females among newly graduated PhDs is almost on par with that of males. A considerable body of scientific studies has investigated the role of gender in the academic workplace. However, the role of gender in the careers of all PhD graduates, including those outside Cited by: 2. Culture, Gender, and School Leadership: School Leaders' Self-perceptions in China. The study finds mixed patterns of gender differences in Chinese school leadership, including stereotypical, non-stereotypical, and no differences. Schooling in Hong Kong (book chapter in .

      Perception of Gender Inequality in Hong Kong Work Place 12 Perception of Gender Inequality in Hong Kong Education 20 Perception of Gender Inequality Within Family in Hong Kong 24 Perception of Gender (In)equality in Hong Kong Media 30 Perception of Gender Inequality in Hong Kong Politics 34 6 Conclusion 40 7 Works Cited 42 8. Twenty-eight chapters across the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and Brazil create programming to support career development, opportunities to network with senior leaders and client engagement events Actively support and volunteer with organizations like Dress for Success and Girls Inc.


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