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Managerialism, modernization and marginalization: Equal opportunities and institutional change

Newman, Janet (2001). Managerialism, modernization and marginalization: Equal opportunities and institutional change. In: Breitenbach, Esther; Brown, Alice; Mackay, Fiona and Webb, Janette eds. The changing politics of gender equality. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 102–123.

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Abstract

About the book;
This comprehensive collection brings together key academics, activists and practitioners to review the changing politics of the 'project' of gender equality. It gives account of the evolution of gender equality policies and practice at different levels of governance in Britain over the past three decades. Thinking and work around equal opportunities have been fundamentally shaped by changing political conditions. The contributors review past policies and practices before moving on to explore the opportunities and challenges for the future.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-333-80304-3, 978-0-333-80304-2
Extra Information: Available as an e-book
Keywords: Sociology; Gender and Sexuality; British Politics
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 17501
Depositing User: Users 4807 not found.
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2009 09:38
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:34
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/17501
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