ERIC Number: EJ554886
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Mexican American Women in Higher Education: A Comparative Study.
Zambrana, Ruth E.; Dorrington, Claudia; Bell, Sally Alonzo
Race, Gender, and Class, v4 n2 p127-49 1997
Explores selected family and individual factors among Mexican American women and two comparison groups of African American and non-Hispanic White women for achieving a graduate degree (master's, Ph.D.). Analysis includes the finding that early child bearing (before or during college) was the strongest predictor of Mexican American women not completing graduate education. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Funded by the University of California at Los Angeles Faculty Research Awards and the Institute of American Cultures. Theme issue topic: "Race, Gender and Class: A Latina/o Perspective." Journal availability: Michael Harrington Center, Queens College, CUNY, 65-30 Kissena Blvd., Flushing, NY 11367-1597; fax: 718-997-5534.