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ERIC Number: EJ178909
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Females and Social Occupations: Forced or Free Choice
Berger, Gertrude
School Counselor, 25, 4, 250-3, Mar 78
This article suggests that many females select social occupations as a means of asylum from anxiety which is caused by competing in male-dominated fields. The attempt to reconcile societal expectations of woman as marriage partner with high achievement motivation denies her the full realization of her intellectual capabilities. (Author)
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