ERIC Number: ED308351
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987-Jun-30
Reference Count: N/A
New and Emerging Occupations in Existence in Kentucky.
This report provides information from a project that surveyed new and emerging, technical, and nontraditional occupations in Kentucky. The information is intended for use by those developing and conducting programs to serve displaced homemakers. First, a definition of new and emerging occupations in Kentucky is provided. Next, survey information from project directors, Department of Employment Services representatives, and various government offices is presented that identifies new and emerging occupations. The next section contains the verbatim dialogue from interviews with a machinist and a welder who offer insight into women's perceptions of their roles in new and emerging and nontraditional occupations. The report concludes with some information on projected job trends from various sources. A brief resource list is attached. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Office of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Northern Kentucky Univ., Highland Heights.
Identifiers - Location: Kentucky