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ERIC Number: EJ480270
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0003-1232
Letters of Recommendation in Academe: Do Women and Men Write in Different Languages?
Bell, Susan E.; And Others
American Sociologist, v23 n3 p7-22 Fall 1992
Reports on a study of 78 letters of recommendation for a higher education teaching position comparing letters written by women and men. Finds that the letters are written differently and vary by the applicant's gender. Also finds that women are much more likely than men to describe collegiality than intellect. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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