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ERIC Number: EJ553324
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0739-3369
Eliciting Women's Voices: Vocational Choice and Educational Climate for Women in Nontraditional Occupational Programs.
Stephenson, M. Beth; Burge, Penny L.
Journal of Vocational Education Research, v22 n3 p153-71 1997
Interviews with eight women enrolled in gender-nontraditional associate degree programs at a community college revealed that most were preparing for work out of economic necessity, chose nontraditional occupations for better pay, and had strong female role models. Most instructors and peers provided a welcoming environment that outweighed a few instances of sexism and harassment. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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