ERIC Number: EJ292766
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Personal Factors Related to Typicalness of Career and Success in Active Professional Women.
Williams, Sue Winkle; McCullers, John C.
Psychology of Women Quarterly, v7 n4 p343-57 Sum 1983
Compared 80 professional women with very atypical to very traditional careers. Subjects in atypical careers scored higher on cognitive measures, psychological masculinity, and, in law, achievement motivation. Childhood experiences of women in atypical careers included: more masculine play patterns and less coercion by parents to fit a feminine stereotype. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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