Women's anxiety about professional success: 30 years later in a Spanish context
Article publication date: 1 October 2004
Reproduces studies carried out at the beginning of the 1970s that demonstrated women's anxiety about university or professional success. This anxiety was characterised by their fear of being socially isolated. A methodology in which women are asked direct questions shows that they have overcome that anxiety. But when a more subtle type of question is used, it is revealed that women continue to attribute the best academic, professional and social results to men instead of women.
Antón, C. and Garrido, E. (2004), "Women's anxiety about professional success: 30 years later in a Spanish context", Women in Management Review, Vol. 19 No. 7, pp. 364-372. https://doi.org/10.1108/09649420410563421
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