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Women"s underemployment in South Korea

Eun Jeong Sohn

Women"s underemployment in South Korea

a conceptual framework and preliminary analysis

by Eun Jeong Sohn

  • 318 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- South Korea.,
  • Underemployment -- South Korea.,
  • Sexual division of labor -- South Korea.,
  • Sex discrimination against women -- South Korea.,
  • Sex discrimination in employment -- South Korea.,
  • Economic development -- South Korea.,
  • Globalization -- Social aspects -- South Korea.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Eun Jeong Sohn.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 127 leaves.
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21783605M
    ISBN 100612688933

      South Korea has had a landmark year for gender diversity in tech, with Naver and Kakao, its two biggest internet companies, promoting female executives -- . In South Korea and Ireland, their share was 19 percent; in Italy, Spain and Greece it was slightly more than 25 percent. As disturbing, a quarter of those with jobs had temporary work.

      On June 9, ab South Korean women marched through the streets of Seoul. The protest – reportedly the largest by women in South Korean history .   South Korean Youth Struggle To Find Jobs After Years Of Studying For Tests: Parallels For many Korean youth, the possibility of a job-for-life with .

    Women in South Korea find it hard to juggle family and a career. In a poll of 3, firms last year, over 80% of private ones said that only one-third of female employees returned to work after.   North Korean women are deprived of education and job opportunities and are often subjected to violence at home and sexual assault in the workplace, a U.N. human rights panel said on .


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