ERIC Number: EJ480934
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Cultivating Scientists at Women's Colleges.
Sebrechts, Jadwiga S.
Initiatives, v55 n2 p45-51 Sum 1992
Notes that, compared to coeducational institutions, all women's colleges lose fewer of their science majors to other fields. Contends that women's colleges can engender environment and mindset in which there are no barriers based on gender, an environment that encourages women to pursue nontraditional fields like science and medicine. Highlights leadership role of women's colleges in this area. (NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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