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ERIC Number: EJ021329
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1970
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Career Salience and Atypicality of Occupational Choice Among College Women
Almquist, Elizabeth M.; Angrist, Shirley S.
J Marriage Fam, 32, 2, 242-248, May '70
Focuses on career oriented girls who choose male dominated occupations. A deviance hypothesis" suggesting that these women are different from women who choose traditionally feminine occupations, in terms of dating, extra curricular activities, relationships with parents, and work values receives only limited support. An alternative hypothesis suggesting that enriching experiences lead to unconventional choices is supported. (Author)
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