Men and Women of the Corporation: New Edition

Men and Women of the Corporation: New Edition

by Rosabeth Moss Kanter
     
 

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In this landmark work on corporate power, especially as it relates to women, Rosabeth Moss Kanter, the distinguished Harvard management thinker and consultant, shows how the careers and self-images of the managers, professionals, and executives, and also those of the secretaries, wives of managers, and women looking for a way up, are determined by the distribution of…  See more details below

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In this landmark work on corporate power, especially as it relates to women, Rosabeth Moss Kanter, the distinguished Harvard management thinker and consultant, shows how the careers and self-images of the managers, professionals, and executives, and also those of the secretaries, wives of managers, and women looking for a way up, are determined by the distribution of power and powerlessness within the corporation. This new edition of her award-winning book has a major new afterward in which the author reviews and analyzes how attitudes and practices within the corporate power structure have changed in the 1990s.

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New York Times Book Review
An ambitious work, stopping at each floor of the corporate structure....Sheds new light on business but this time as a battleground of the sexes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786723843
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
08/04/2008
Sold by:
Hachette Digital, Inc.
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
848,309
File size:
972 KB

Meet the Author

Rosabeth Moss Kanter, holds the Class of 1960 Chair as professor of business administration at the Harvard Business School. She is the author of eleven books, including When Giants Learn to Dance (1988), which won the Johnson, Smith&Knisely Award for New Perspectives on Executive Leadership, and The Change Masters (1983).

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