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ERIC Number: EJ251647
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Jul
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The Role of College Major Departments in the Reproduction of Sexual Inequality.
Hearn, James C.; Olzak, Susan
Sociology of Education, v54 n3 p195-205 Jul 1981
Discusses a study undertaken to determine differences between choices made by males and females with regard to choice of major department in a college or university. Findings indicated that men tended to opt for unsupportive departments providing high status rewards whereas women exhibited the opposite pattern. Findings and implications are discussed. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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