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Disrupting the culture of silence : confronting gender inequality and making change in higher education
First edition..

Kristine DeWelde Kristine De Welde editor.; Andi Stepnick editor. 2015

Available at St. Ambrose University Library  Second Floor Stacks  (LB2332.32 .D57 2015 )()

  • Title:
    Disrupting the culture of silence : confronting gender inequality and making change in higher education
  • Author: Kristine DeWelde
  • Kristine De Welde editor.; Andi Stepnick editor.
  • Subjects: Sex discrimination in higher education -- United States; Women college teachers -- United States; Women college administrators -- United States; Universities and colleges -- Faculty -- Employment -- Sex differences -- United States; g Public institutions; g Schools; Education, Higher
  • Description: From people to policies : enduring inequalities and inequities for women academics / Structure : blocked advancement, marginalization, and resource inequalities. Glass ceilings and gated communities in higher education / Challenges of race and gender for black women in the academy / Contingent appointments and the diminishing voice, agency, and professionalism of women / Faculty gender inequity and the 'just say no to service' fairytale / Lecturer Barnes : long-term contingent faculty -- Structure meets culture : work-family conflicts -- Influence of departmental culture on academic parents' and pro-work behaviors / Assimilating to the norm : academic women's experiences with work/family policies / Eldercare crisis and implications for women faculty / Graduate Student Chastain : navigating gendered family work expectations -- Exclusionary cultures : intellectual and identity inequalities. Perpetuating inequality through the canons of disciplinary knowledge / Characteristics and perceptions of women of color faculty nationally / Women sociologists and the question of inclusion in the academy / Not the ideal professor : gender in the academy / Intersectional invisibility and the academic work experience of lesbian faculty / Professor Liu : the multiple challenges for an Asian woman professor in the social science field -- Hostile climates : harassment and incivility. Gender differences in faculty responses to contrapower harassment / Confronting faculty incivility and mobbing / Women of color in the academy: from trauma to transformation for women of color in the academy / Professor Smith : early-career mobbing and student hostilities -- Tools for changing the academy. Multiple perspectives for creating change in the academy / With so many problems, where do we begin? Building a toolbox for change / Case studies of resistance and feminist change.
  • Edition: First edition..
  • Publisher: Sterling, Virginia : Stylus Pub.
  • Creation Date: 2015
  • Format: xvi, 373 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN9781620362174;ISBN1620362171;ISBN9781620362181;ISBN162036218X
  • Source: 01SAUNI ALMA
  • Alma MMS ID: 991001357965402845

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