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Revolving Door Theory

  • By: Lindsay Hamm Steve McDonald
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

Even though women frequently enter male-dominated occupations, aggregate sex segregation remains stable across and within occupations. Women continue to dominate low-paying, low-authority service positions, even when working in the more male-dominated goods-producing industries. ...

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