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pipeline theory

one explanation for the shortage of women in upper levels of management; since it takes 20 years for the average man to climb the corporate ladder, women have not been in the executive line long enough to attain such levels


women see the world as

series of individual connections


men see the world as

hierarchal social order


sexual harrassment

boss making moves towards you, saying he is lonely, wife and him are fighting, complimenting your clothing


quid pro quo

"this for that" example: sleep with boss = vacation, don't do it and you're fired