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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

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women see the world as

series of individual connections

3

men see the world as

hierarchal social order

4

sexual harrassment

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

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quid pro quo

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