Getting in, Getting on, Getting out? Women as Career Scramblers in the UK film and Television Industries

  title={Getting in, Getting on, Getting out? Women as Career Scramblers in the UK film and Television Industries},
  author={Leung Wing-Fai and Rosalind Gill and Keith Randle},
  journal={The Sociological Review},
  pages={50 - 65}
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