Chapter 5. The Culture of Banking: Reproducing Class and Gender Divisions

  1. Linda McDowell

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470712894.ch5

Capital Culture: Gender at Work in the City

Capital Culture: Gender at Work in the City

How to Cite

McDowell, L. (1997) The Culture of Banking: Reproducing Class and Gender Divisions, in Capital Culture: Gender at Work in the City, Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470712894.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631205302

Online ISBN: 9780470712894

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Keywords:

  • merchant banks;
  • gender stereotyping;
  • gender divisions;
  • british banks;
  • blue-blooded bank

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Money Culture: The Americanisation of the City?

  • Recruiting Workers: Reproducing an Elite

  • The Importance of ‘Fit’

  • Conclusions

  • Notes