ERIC Number: EJ327479
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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College Major and Career Inequality: Implications for Black Students.
Thomas, Gail E.
Journal of Negro Education, v54 n4 p537-47 Fall 1985
Presents findings of a study which investigated factors that influence the major field choices of Black college students. Reports that the students are most influenced by sex and sex role socialization, childhood and career interests, and subsequent occupational expectations. Discusses data in relation to the underrepresentation of Blacks in high-paying career fields. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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