ERIC Number: ED432505
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
A Report on the Undergraduate Women of Greater Guam and Micronesia: Their Status Aspirations and Gender Awareness.
This document reports on a study to determine Guamanian women's identification of their social status and gender awareness. Participants of the study were 350 randomly selected undergraduate women who responded to questionnaires. A statistical profile of the Guamanian undergraduate women was derived as follows: (1) is a traditional aged student; (2) tends to specialize in either business or education; (3) was born and raised on Guam; (4) is not married but is likely to become a single mother; (5) is career-oriented; (6) speaks English fluently; (7) has parents whose educational levels are relatively similar; (8) tends to perceive that no sex discrimination is made in workplaces; (9) aspires to have education, become financially independent, and to achieve job satisfaction; and (10) is comfortable with her sexuality and happy most of the time. Recommendations for further study, references, and sample questionnaires are provided. (MM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Guam Univ., Mangilao. Coll. of Education.
Identifiers - Location: Guam