Absent Aviators consolidates a diverse range of issues from a number of authors from Australia, Austria, the United States, Canada, South Africa and the United Kingdom. Each of the chapters is research-based and aims to present a broad picture of gender issues in aviation, gendered workplaces and sociology, underpinned by sound theoretical perspectives and methodologies. The book will prove to be a valuable contribution to the debates on women in masculine-oriented occupations and a practical guide for the aviation industry to help overcome the looming shortfall of pilots.Gender Issues in Aviation Dr Albert J. Mills, Dr Donna Bridges, Dr Jane Neal- Smith ... This is supported by Sitler (2004), who found a number of differences between men and women in learning to fly over a 30-year period as a flying instructoranbsp;...
|Author||:||Dr Albert J. Mills, Dr Donna Bridges, Dr Jane Neal-Smith|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2014-09-28|