Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles
2016 Sappleton, N. and Lourenço, F. Work satisfaction of the self-employed:  The roles of work autonomy, working hours, gender and sector of self-employment.  International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation 17 (2), pp 89 – 99
2015 Sappleton, N. and Lourenço, F. Email Subject Lines and Response Rates to Invitations To Participate in a Web Survey and a Face-to-Face Interview: The Sound of Silence. International Journal of Social Research Methodology. DOI: 10.1080/13645579.2015.1078596
2015 Lourenco, F., Sappleton, N. and Cheng, R. “Does Ethicality Wane with Adulthood? A Study of The Ethical Values of Entrepreneurship Students and Nascent Entrepreneurs” Journal of Education for Business 24 (2) pp. 186 – 203
2015 Lourenço, F. and Sappleton, N. Young Enterprising Students, Adult Nascent Entrepreneurs and Ethical Values, Journal of Entrepreneurship 24(2)
2014 Lourenço, F. Sappleton, N.; Dardaine-Edwards, A.; McElwee, G.; Cheng, R.; Taylor, D.W; Taylor, A. G. “Experience of entrepreneurial training for female farmers to stimulate entrepreneurship in Uganda”. Gender in Management: An International Journal
2014 Sappleton, N. “When the ‘Manny’ is the Boss: An Exploratory Study into Discrimination and Preferential Treatment Perceived by Men Childcare Business Owners” at Recherches Sociologiques et Athropologiques (44-2), 93-113
2011 Sappleton, N. “The Segregation/Stereotyping Bind: Computer-Mediated Communication for Business Women and Professionals”. International Journal of e-Politics, 2 (2) pp. 18-36
2009 Sappleton, N. “Women Nontraditional Entrepreneurs and Social Capital”. International Journal of Gender & Entrepreneurship 1(3), pp. 192-218
2009 Rouse, J. and Sappleton, N. “Managing Maternity Fairly and Productively: Support for Small EmployersInternational Small Business Journal 27 (2), pp. 215-225
2008 Sappleton, N. and Takruri-Rizk, H. “The Gender Subtext of Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) Organizations: A Review and Critique“. Women’s Studies 37 (3) pp. 284-316
 Book Chapters, Book Reviews and Media Articles
2018 Sappleton, N. “Gender and the ‘under performance’ of female owned enterprises: The role of entrepreneurial segregation ”. In. Yousafzai, S et al. Women’s Entrepreneurship and the Myth of Underperformance: A New Look at Women’s Entrepreneurship Research: Cheltenham: Edward Elgar
2015 Sappleton, N.  “Getting a Job”. In. Thomas, K.D. and Muga, H. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage
2014 Sappleton, N. “Gender Congruency Theory, Experience of Discrimination and Access to Finance”. In. Lewis, K.V., Henry, C., Gatewood, E.J. and Watson, J. Women’s Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar
2014 Lourenco, F., Sappleton, N. and Lei, C. “Education for Sustainable Development in Business Education: The Role of Entrepreneurship as Pedagogy”. In. Wherry, .F. and Golson, J. G. Cases on Pedagogical Innovations for Sustainable Development. Hershey, PA: IGI Global
2014 Lei, W. S, Lam, C. C., Lourenço, F. and Sappleton, N. The role of experiential learning in educating responsible citizens in the new century. In Vasyl, T and Gonzales-Perez, M. A. (Eds.) The Palgrave Handbook of Experiential Learning in International Business. London: Palgrave-Macmillan
2014 Sappleton, N. “Sexual Reassignment Surgery”. In L. H. Cousins and Golson, G. (Eds.), Encyclopaedia of Human Services and Diversity.  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage
2014 Sappleton, N. “The Equal Pay Act of 1963”. In L. H. Cousins and Golson, G. (Eds.), Encyclopaedia of Human Services and Diversity. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage
2013 Sappleton, N. “Fashion Design in Sub-Saharan Africa”. In Mary Zeiss Stange, Carol K. Oyster, J. Geoffrey Golson (eds.) The Multimedia Encyclopedia of Women in Today’s World. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage
2013 Sappleton, N. Granovetter, Mark (Getting a Job). In Vicki Smith, J. Geoffrey Golson (eds.)  Sociology of Work. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage
2013 Sappleton, N. “Distribution of Occupations”. In Vicki Smith, J. Geoffrey Golson (eds.)  Sociology of Work. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage
2013 Sappleton, N. “Self-Employment”. In Vicki Smith, J. Geoffrey Golson (eds.) Sociology of Work. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage
2013 Sappleton, N. “Women in Men’s Jobs”. In Vicki Smith, J. Geoffrey Golson (eds.) Sociology of Work. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage
2013 Sappleton, N. Review of Hughes, K. and Jennings, J. (eds) (2012) Global Women’s Entrepreneurship Research: Diverse Settings, Questions and Approaches. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. For Work, Employment and Society
2011 Sappleton, N. “The Segregation/Stereotyping Bind” in Celia Livermore, (ed.) Gender and Social Computing: Interactions, Differences and Relationships. Hershey, PA: IGI
2011 Sappleton, N. Sex and Power 2011. Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission
2010 Sappleton, N., Takruri-Rizk, H. and Dhar-Bhattacharjee, S. Progression of UK Women Engineers: Aids and Hurdles” in Aileen Cater-Steel & Emily Cater (eds.) Women in Engineering, Science and Technology: Education and Career Challenges. Hershey, PA: IGI
2008 Sappleton, N. Review of Women, Men, Work and Family in Europe, by Rosemary Crompton, Suzan Lewis and Claire Lyonette (eds.) and Understanding Social Inequality, by Tim Butler and Paul Watt. Work, Employment and Society 22 (2), pp. 363-374
2007 Sappleton, N. See No Women Hear No Women. Soziale Technik 4 (07)
2002 Sappleton, N. “Taking a Diverse Approach”; The Scotsman, 06.11.2002
Books and monographs
2014 Sappleton, N.  and Lourenco, F. (eds.) Entrepreneurship, Self-employment and Retirement. London: Palgrave
2013 Sappleton, N. (ed.) Advancing Social and Business Research Methods with New Technology. Hershey, PA: IGI Global
2009 Sappleton, N. Should Self-Employed Women bother with Male-Dominated Industries? Berlin: VDM Verlag