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Minority Women Entrepreneurs : How Outsider Status Can Lead to Better Business Practices.

Author/Creator:
Godwyn, Mary.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
Saltaire : Taylor & Francis Group, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (225 pages)
Subjects:
Minority businesswomen -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Rich in resources and insights, this book tells the fascinating stories of a diverse group of successful minority business women who combine doing well with doing good. It shows that women who become entrepreneurs are often guided by caring values - thus providing impetus for a more caring way of living - and earning a living for us all.
Contents:
Cover
Half Title
Title
Copyright
Contents
Acknowledgments
The 12 entrepreneurs
Introduction: challenging the elegant theories of economics
Part 1
1. The unique position of minority women entrepreneurs
2. Sociological explanations for inequality
3. Challenging and changing inequality
4. Where did business-as-usual come from?
Part 2
5. Minority women as business innovators
6. Minority women in partnership with producers, vendors, and customers
7. Minority women entrepreneurs as community members
Part 3
8. Minority women entrepreneurs: challenges and opportunities
References
Appendix. Themes in women's entrepreneurship as a basis for qualitative interview analysis
Index
About the authors.
Notes:
Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Stoddard, Donna.
Other format:
Print version: Godwyn, Mary Minority Women Entrepreneurs
ISBN:
9781907643354
9781906093488
OCLC:
879576642
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