Journal Article

Women and events : inside-out and inside-in passive activism


An empirical study based on the examination of 5048 photos uploaded by1100 female users of the dating application happn reveals that women are adopting an inside-out and inside-in passive activism attitude with regards to event related products/services to protest against the glass-ceiling situation they are facing in the events industry. The study also suggests that future research should look at other industries to see if the results can be generalised.

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Séraphin, Hugues

Oxford Brookes departments

Oxford Brookes Business School


Year of publication: 2023
Date of RADAR deposit: 2023-07-27

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