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See detailGender and leadership
Cornet, Annie ULg

Speech (2012)

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See detailGender and success in entrepreneurship research: A critical perspective
Chasserio, Stéphanie; Constantinidis, Christina ULg; Lee-Gosselin, Hélène et al

in 12th EURAM Annual Conference Proceedings (2012, June)

This paper aims to challenge the conventional definition of success in entrepreneurship. It pinpoints the inadequacy of its masculine gendered definition to take into account the vision of women ... [more ▼]

This paper aims to challenge the conventional definition of success in entrepreneurship. It pinpoints the inadequacy of its masculine gendered definition to take into account the vision of women entrepreneurs (WEs). It focuses on the concept of success and its various meanings for WEs. The paper is grounded in three qualitative studies on WEs undertaken in Quebec, France and Belgium, reaching 151 diverse entrepreneurs. The findings reveal that the commonly accepted definition and measure of entrepreneurial success, business growth and financial performance, is not adequate for most WE s. Broader visions of success and complex meanings exist among Wes; success is a multi-dimensional reality rather than a simple dominant goal: profits or growth. Our contribution is to challenge the relevance of traditional theoretical frameworks in entrepreneurship, and we plead for their widening, for women and men. We also propose a conceptual grid to reconsider success in entrepreneurship which could be exploited in other research. [less ▲]

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See detailGender budgeting
Cornet, Annie ULg; Cecchini, Isabelle ULg

Conference (2005, July)

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See detailGender budgeting : facteurs de succès et difficultés
Cornet, Annie ULg

Conference (2005, October)

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See detailGender dependent accumulation of dioxins in smokers
Fierens, S.; Eppe, Gauthier ULg; De Pauw, Edwin ULg et al

in Occupational and Environmental Medicine (2005), 62(1), 61-62

Aims: To evaluate the contribution of tobacco smoking to dioxin accumulation. Methods: Dioxin (17 PCDD/F) concentrations in fasting blood from 251 subjects ( 161 never smokers, 54 past smokers, and 36 ... [more ▼]

Aims: To evaluate the contribution of tobacco smoking to dioxin accumulation. Methods: Dioxin (17 PCDD/F) concentrations in fasting blood from 251 subjects ( 161 never smokers, 54 past smokers, and 36 current smokers) were quantified. Results: Whereas serum dioxin concentrations of male smokers were on average 40% higher than those of nonsmokers, in women, smoking was associated with significantly lower serum dioxin levels. A synergistic potentiation of dioxin metabolism by tobacco smoke in women is postulated to explain these paradoxical findings. Conclusions: Current smoking is associated with gender dependent effects on dioxin body burden and is a potential source of confounding in human studies using blood dioxins as indicators of exposure. [less ▲]

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See detailGender differences in skin aging and the changing profile of the sex hormones with age.
FARAGE, Miranda; MILLER, Kenneth W.; ZOUBOULIS, Christos C. et al

in Journal of Steroids and Hormonal Science (2012), 3(1000109),

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See detailGender differences in Variability and Extreme Scores
Baye, Ariane ULg; Lafontaine, Dominique ULg; Monseur, Christian ULg

Conference (2011, September 15)

This study examines academic gender differences in variance and at the extreme tails of score distributions in reading, mathematics and science. Ten databases from IEA and PISA were used to analyse such ... [more ▼]

This study examines academic gender differences in variance and at the extreme tails of score distributions in reading, mathematics and science. Ten databases from IEA and PISA were used to analyse such gender differences in an international perspective from 1995 to 2009. Differences in standard deviation, effect size and variance ratios were computed. The main results may be summarised as follows. The gender differences at the extreme tails of the distribution are often more substantial than the gender differences at the mean, which may suggest the need to rethink education policies for low-achieving boys in reading and for high-achieving girls in mathematics and science. The “greater male variability hypothesis” is confirmed, although our results suggest that this may depend on the test content, the study design and the computed statistics. [less ▲]

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See detailGender differences in Youths'political engagement and participation. The role of parents and adolescents'social and civic participation
Cicognani, Elvira; Zani, Bruna; Fournier, Bernard et al

in Human Affairs (2011)

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See detailGender differences in youths'political engagement and participation. The role of parents and of adolescents'social and civic participation
Cicognani, Elvira; Zani, Bruna; Fournier, Bernard ULg et al

in Journal of Adolescence (2012)

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See detailgender equality post-separation in Contemporary Europe : The case of income
Bould, Sally; Schmaus, Gunther; Gavray, Claire ULg

in Addabbo, T.; Arrizabalaga, M.; Borderas, C. (Eds.) et al Home, Work and Family : Gender and Well-Being in Modern Europe (2009)

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See detailGender equality post-separation in Contemporary Europe: the case of income
Bould, S.; Schmaus, G.; Gavray, Claire ULg

in Addabbo, T.; Arrizabalaga, M.; Borderéas, C. (Eds.) et al Gender, Households and Work : The Production of Well-Being in Modern Europe (2010)

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See detailGender in stripverhalen: het werk van Maaike Hartjes, Ilah en Barbara Stok
Gabrielle, Cindy ULg

Master's dissertation (2006)

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See detailgender issues in ISRD survey
Gavray, Claire ULg

Conference (2012, January 11)

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See detailGender issues in the Coastal Sandy Zone of Thua Thien Hue Province
Nguyen Dang, Hao; Lebailly, Philippe ULg; Pham Khanh, Tu

in Improving food crop productivity in the coastal sandy area of the Thua Thien Hue Province Central Vietnam : Vietnam-Belgium interuniversity project 2004-2009 (2009)

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See detailLe gender mainstreaming dans les politiques locales
Cornet, Annie ULg

Conference (2008, January)

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See detailgender mainstreaming et approche intégrée selon les sexes
Cornet, Annie ULg

Conference (2010)

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See detailLe gender mainstreaming et le gender budgeting en Belgique
Cornet, Annie ULg

Conference (2007, September 19)

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See detailGender neutralization and salience in discourse
De Vos, Lien ULg

Scientific conference (2012, May 19)

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