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ERIC Number: EJ446021
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0022-1546
Gender, Career Disruption, and Academic Rewards.
McElrath, Karen
Journal of Higher Education, v63 n3 p269-81 May-Jun 1992
A survey of 314 male and female faculty in criminology and sociology found that faculty women are more likely than men to leave academic positions, and women who interrupt careers commonly do so for a job-seeking spouse. Women experience significant losses in tenure and earnings as a result of career disruptions. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Language: English
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