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Analysing entrepreneurial activity through a postfeminist perspective: A brave new world or the same old story?

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Analysing entrepreneurial activity through a postfeminist perspective : A brave new world or the same old story? / Ahl, Helene; Marlow, Susan.

Postfeminism and Organization . ed. / Patricia Lewis; Yvonne Benschop; Ruth Simpson. New York : Routledge, 2017. p. 141-159.

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Ahl, H & Marlow, S 2017, Analysing entrepreneurial activity through a postfeminist perspective: A brave new world or the same old story? in P Lewis, Y Benschop & R Simpson (eds), Postfeminism and Organization . Routledge, New York, pp. 141-159. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315450933

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Ahl, H., & Marlow, S. (2017). Analysing entrepreneurial activity through a postfeminist perspective: A brave new world or the same old story? In P. Lewis, Y. Benschop, & R. Simpson (Eds.), Postfeminism and Organization (pp. 141-159). Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315450933

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Ahl H, Marlow S. Analysing entrepreneurial activity through a postfeminist perspective: A brave new world or the same old story? In Lewis P, Benschop Y, Simpson R, editors, Postfeminism and Organization . New York: Routledge. 2017. p. 141-159 doi: 10.4324/9781315450933

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Ahl, Helene ; Marlow, Susan. / Analysing entrepreneurial activity through a postfeminist perspective : A brave new world or the same old story?. Postfeminism and Organization . editor / Patricia Lewis ; Yvonne Benschop ; Ruth Simpson. New York : Routledge, 2017. pp. 141-159

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