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National Firm Leaders

Alice H. Amsden

in The Rise of “The Rest”: Challenges to the West From Late-Industrializing Economies

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195139693
eISBN:
9780199832897
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195139690.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History, International

After floundering for a century, the successful late industrializing countries (the rest) succeeded in creating professionally managed, large‐scale, national firms, although their importance varied ... More


Introduction

Keren Yarhi-Milo

in Who Fights for Reputation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691181288
eISBN:
9781400889983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691181288.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the concept of reputation for resolve. A state’s reputation for resolve is the belief that during crises, the state’s leaders will take actions that ... More


Introduction: The Politics of American Higher Education in the Twentieth Century

Christopher P. Loss

in Between Citizens and the State: The Politics of American Higher Education in the 20th Century

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691148274
eISBN:
9781400840052
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691148274.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter lays out the history and background of the federal government's growing involvement in American higher education, arguing that the latter had emerged as a predominant “parastate” in the ... More


Facing a Changing Party: Democratic Elites and Civil Rights

Eric Schickler

in Racial Realignment: The Transformation of American Liberalism, 1932-1965

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691153872
eISBN:
9781400880973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691153872.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter analyzes the battle for control of the national Democratic Party as the players empowered by the coalitional and ideological changes after 1937 battled not just against southern ... More


Too Damned Long in the Woods to Be Fooled By Weasels: Youth, Labor, Spies, and the Post-Convention Campaign

Thomas W. Devine

in Henry Wallace's 1948 Presidential Campaign and the Future of Postwar Liberalism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469602035
eISBN:
9781469607924
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469602035.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter describes how the national leaders of the Progressive Party focused primarily on mobilizing two core constituencies—youth and organized labor—as they prepared for the fall campaign. From ... More


General Backgrounds of Women Leaders

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter sketches the educational and political backgrounds of nearly all women national leaders who came to power from 1960 through 2010. Age upon entering office, tenure in the position, and ... More


Women Executives: Positions, Selections, Systems, and Powers

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter analyzes trends in women's executive office holding from 1960 through 2010. It outlines the positions in which women govern and specific gender constructs involved in executive ... More


Specific Pathways to Power: Political Families and Activism

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter concerns two significant factors linked to women leaders' family ties and participation in activist movements: Do women leaders disproportionately benefit from these backgrounds, and do ... More


A Statistical Analysis of Women’s Rule

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter presents a statistical model that combines key variables based on the many dynamics associated with women's successful advancement to executive office, as derived from the qualitative ... More


Introduction

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter provides an overview of the questions addressed in the book and the theoretical and methodological approaches used to examine them. It also outlines the remaining chapters.


Women Executives: The Literature

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter evaluates the growing literature on women, gender, and politics to uncover possible explanations for women's ascensions to presidencies and premierships. It assesses the scholarship on ... More


Conclusions on Women Executives and Directions for Future Research

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter highlights the main conclusions drawn throughout the analysis and poses crucial questions related to women's national leadership that have not yet been explored or adequately answered.


Nationalism and Masculinity

Magdalena Wong

in Everyday Masculinities in 21st-Century China: The Making of Able-Responsible Men

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9789888528424
eISBN:
9789882203570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888528424.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This chapter suggests that the national leader, Xi Jinping, has managed to build a new image of political leadership that corresponds with the discourse on masculinity in contemporary times. The ... More


“Theory with No Practice Ain’t Shit”

Sean L. Malloy

in Out of Oakland: Black Panther Party Internationalism during the Cold War

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501702396
eISBN:
9781501712715
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702396.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This introductory chapter focuses on the Black Panther Party's (BPP) national leaders, who played the primary roles in directing the party's international and transnational engagements. But while ... More


A More In-Depth Analysis of Executive Positions and Paths

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter focuses in more detail on the women who represent various types of executive positions, engaging data related to the party systems and labels attributed to women. In order to assess ... More


Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Farida Jalalzai

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The numbers of women presidents and prime ministers have grown substantially over the past five decades, and women now govern in vastly different contexts. This book outlines important patterns ... More


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