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ERIC Number: EJ252875
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
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Rationality and Equity in Professional Networks: Gender and Race as Factors in Stratification of Interorganizational Systems.
Miller, Jon; And Others
American Journal of Sociology, v87 n2 p308-33 Sep 1981
In six multi-agency social service departments, an analysis of centrality (access to interpersonal interaction, communications and professional exchange) found that white men were consistently able to position themselves in organizations to make better use of their professional networks than non-whites or women. Education, age, and formal rank also influenced effectiveness. (AM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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