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User Review  - angharad_reads - LibraryThing

I'm enjoying this book (I'm about halfway through now), but I can't help thinking how obvious it all is. Obviously, people have subconscious prejudices causing them to treat children and adults of ... Read full review

Review: Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women

User Review  - Chari - Goodreads

This book is a must read for anyone in the workplace, but especially women. Valian pulls from psychology, sociology, economics, and biology to explain the disparity between men and women and their ... Read full review

Review: Why So Slow?: The Advancement of Women

User Review  - Christina Mitchell - Goodreads

I read this book as an assignment for a grad course. And, with a few minor alterations for context, I am providing you with the review I submitted for my grade. I figured why write two when one will ... Read full review

Review: Why So Slow?: The Advancement of Women

User Review  - JP Drury - Goodreads

An amazing, clearly-worded treatise on the affairs of women in the professional and academic spheres. Though many research programs have rejected the null hypothesis of no difference between the sexes ... Read full review

Review: Why So Slow?: The Advancement of Women

User Review  - Heron - Goodreads

Great book - pretty depressing though. No women in upper levels of professionalism or academia and the only way to fix it is to be super duper careful about gender schemas. Yay! Read full review

Review: Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women

User Review  - Sorqaqtani Beki - Goodreads

Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women by Virginia Valian (1999) Read full review

Review: Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women

User Review  - Sally - Goodreads

This was a great book about social schemas and stereotypes, specifically those about gender. I had the pleasure of taking Valian's course on gender schemas and the book is basically a condensed version of the course. Great book! Read full review

Review: Why So Slow?: The Advancement of Women

User Review  - Elizabeth Johansen - Goodreads

A senior expert with legions of experience brings together 100+ statistical studies about how all of us view women and men, their characteristics, and abilities in the workplace. This is the best book I have read on the entire topic of gender perceptions and women in leadership and career. Read full review

Review: Why So Slow?: The Advancement of Women

User Review  - Karalyn - Goodreads

Psychology of Gender classic, written by my mentor/employer Dr. Virginia Valian Read full review


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