ERIC Number: EJ432839
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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The Need for Clarification in Research Designed to Examine Gender Differences in Achievement and Accomplishment.
Reis, Sally M.
Roeper Review, v13 n4 p193-98 Jun 1991
This article reviews several research studies on the achievement of gifted females. Factors that appear to contribute to lower achievement in career and profession include lower aspirations, lack of mentors, pressure to put energy into family, and poor self-esteem. Stressed are the different timelines for achievement experienced by many females. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers
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