ERIC Number: ED180747
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Factors Influencing the Science Career Plans of Women and Minorities. Supplementary, Report of Poll No. 101 of the Purdue Opinion Panel.
Erlick, Arline C.; LeBold, William K.
Presented is a study of the career plans of women and minorities who indicated interest in science careers. The primary purpose of the study is to provide information about the characteristics of women and minorities who do, or do not, choose to pursue science careers. The objective of this study is to assess career intent in relation to home and school influences as well as to self assessments of skills and abilities, achievement, preferences, and aspirations. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Purdue Univ., Lafayette, IN. Measurement and Research Center.