Arab Women and Their Evolving Roles in the Global Business Landscape, 1st Edition

  • Ebtihaj Al-A'ali
  • Minwir M. Al-Shammari
  • Hatem Masri
  • Published By: Business Science Reference
  • ISBN-10: 1522537112
  • ISBN-13: 9781522537113
  • DDC: 338.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 321 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released April 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Occupational segregation is a pressing issue in business and can be detrimental to women in the workforce. With this segregation growing, there is now an urgent need to increase the presence of women in the business market. This book is a pivotal reference source for the latest research findings on the Arab culture and how the global culture impacts Arab women in the business market. Featuring extensive coverage on relevant areas such as work and family balance, gender stereotypes, and the glass ceiling, this publication is an ideal resource for legislators and policymakers, economic developers, corporate practitioners, educational faculties, and students of all disciplines who are looking to change the way gender is viewed in the workforce.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Human Resources Management and Organizational Development (AHRMOD) Book Series.
Titles in this Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Gender Differences in Relation to Organization Sources of Power: An Exploratory Research of Individuals and Contextual Issues.
2: Arab Gulf Women and the Labyrinth of Leadership.
3: Evaluation of Civil Society Organizations’ Programs in San Diego City for Community Integration Policies of Refugee and Immigrant Women From MENA Region.
4: Women and Careers: The Issues of the “Glass Ceiling”.
5: Factors Affecting Women Leadership to Reach Top Management and Its Impact on the Economy: The Case of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
6: Enhancing Women’s Economic Empowerment Through Entrepreneurship in Saudi Arabia.
7: Evaluating the Impact of Trade Liberalization on Women With Special Reference to the Kingdom of Bahrain.
8: Bahraini Women Engineers: Factors Influencing Their Career Success Ladder.
9: Bahraini Women in PR Managerial Positions: Challenges and Empowerment Strategies.
Related References.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.