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Too Few Women at the Top: The Persistence of Inequality in Japan

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Too Few Women at the Top: The Persistence of Inequality in Japan

Kumiko Nemoto

The number of women in positions of power and authority in Japanese companies has remained small despite the increase in the number of educated women and the passage of legislation on gender equality. This book draws on theoretical insights regarding Japan's coordinated capitalism and institutional stasis to challenge claims that the surge in women's education and employment will logically lead to the decline of gender inequality and eventually improve ... Read more

 

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