ERIC Number: EJ390114
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Profiles of Secondary Vocational Students Enrolled in Programs Nontraditional for Their Sex.
Sandell, Amanda C.; Burge, Penny L.
Journal of Vocational Education Research, v13 n4 p16-32 Fall 1988
Interviews with two females enrolled in vocational auto mechanics and two males enrolled in a medical aide program were conducted to discover why secondary students enroll in nontraditional programs. Results indicate that females' choices depend upon interpersonal interaction and role models, whereas males are concerned with workplace roles and expectations of advancement. (Author/CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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