ERIC Number: ED196456
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Aug
Reference Count: 0
WEECN Resource Roundup: Women in Community and Junior Colleges.
Eliason, Carol, Comp.; Edmonson, Gloria, Comp.
This annotated resource review cites 99 works or programs with particular relevance to educational opportunities for women at community colleges, community college equity research, and the administration of equity policies. After introductory material noting the increased proportion of women in community college enrollments and discussing their characteristics in terms of age, enrollment patterns, and educational goals, the bibliography provides citations to: (1) general information items dealing with the enrollment characteristics and needs of women students at community colleges; (2) articles for and about women in community college administration; (3) works on counseling services for and guidance needs of women students; and (4) articles of interest to and dealing with female community college faculty members. The next section of the resource review provides information on the American Association of Women and the Center of Women's Opportunities and cites program descriptions, bibliographic resources, and journal articles dealing with various issues related to women's education. The bibliography concludes with a list of agencies and projects funded through the Women's Educational Equity Act, many of which have developed special counseling and instructional materials. Information concerning the availability and price of most of the resources is included in the entries. (JP)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Women's Educational Equity Communications Network, San Francisco, CA.; American Association for Community and Junior Colleges, Washington, DC. Center for Women's Opportunities.