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ERIC Number: ED177316
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Mar
Pages: 261
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Literature and Secondary Data Review of the Vocational Education Equity Study. Final Report: Volume II.
Steiger, JoAnn; And Others
This report provides a review of the literature and secondary data on sex discrimination and stereotyping in vocational education. Chapter 1 provides an executive summary of the findings of the review of secondary data. Chapter 2 presents findings, organized according to eighteen major topics used to guide the search for data. Some of the topics include the following: number of males and females with jobs in occupations for which vocational students are trained, male and female students' vocational competencies, and employers' satisfaction with male and female employees who graduated from vocational programs. Chapter 3 presents a review of the literature on sex role socialization. Review topics include some of the following: women in the labor force, sex fairness in education, and sex roles and career choice. Chapter 4 reviews the history of the sex fairness of the vocational education portion of the Education Amendments of 1976, presenting the specific language of relevant sections of the law and regulations. Finally, the bibliography for chapters 2 (by topic), 3, and 4 concludes the document. (JH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Steiger, Fink, and Kosecoff, Inc., McLean, VA.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1976