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ERIC Number: EJ312156
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Undergraduate Women: Who Chooses a Science Major?
Ware, Norma C.; And Others
Journal of Higher Education, v56 n1 p73-84 Jan-Feb 1985
In a sample of undergraduates with comparable abilities, preparation levels, and interests in science, women abandoned their plans to major in science at a significantly greater rate than men did. The different factors that predict men's and women's decisions to choose scientific fields are examined. (Author/MLW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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