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Title Professional identities : policy and practice in business and bureaucracy / edited by Shirley Ardener and Fiona Moore.
Imprint New York : Berghahn Books, 2007.

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Series Social identities ; v. 3
Social identities ; v. 3.
Subject Professional employees -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
Businesspeople -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
Civil service -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
Identity (Psychology) -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
Globalization -- Social aspects -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
Alt Name Ardener, Shirley,
Moore, Fiona,
Add Title Policy and practice in business and bureaucracy
Description 1 online resource (xi, 165 pages) : illustrations.
Note Stimulated first by a workshop organised by the Centre for Cross-Cultural Research on Women (now named the International Gender Studies Centre) at Queen Elizabeth House; then mainly by a series of talks on "Corporate Images and Bureaucratic Identities," presented at the ongoing Ethnicity and Identity seminar at the Institute of Social Anthropology at Oxford University.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version.
Contents Matters of the heart : the business of English Rugby League / Margaret Groeneveld -- When worlds collide : British bureaucracy meets German bureaucracy in the global financescape / Fiona Moore -- Image and reality in an Israeli "Absorption Centre" for Ethiopian immigrants / Esther Herzog -- Loyalty and politics : the discourses of liberalisation / Simone Abram -- Indentities under construction : the case of international education / Hilary Callan -- Portrait of an aid donor : a profile of DFID / Anne Coles -- Identity construction in development practices : the government of Ghana, civil society, private sector and development partners / Lindsay Whitfield.
Summary "This volume examines the diverse ways in which individuals' ethnic, gender, corporate and professional identities interact. It should interest those concerned with practical management of institutions, as well as those of us who find ourselves working within them."--Jacket.
ISBN 9780857458865
OCLC # 961878631
Additional Format Print version: Professional identities. New York : Berghahn Books, 2007 9781845450540 (DLC) 2007023969 (OCoLC)144330739

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