ERIC Number: EJ556450
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Perceptions of Urban Trade and Industrial Students in the South-eastern USA: School and Career-Related Issues.
Jones, Karen H.; Womble, Myra N.
Journal of Vocational Education and Training: The Vocational Aspect of Education, v49 n3 p409-30 1997
Responses from 206 of 284 secondary trade and industrial students indicated the following: positive perceptions of their future potential; parents as the primary career information source; 56.8% planning college attendance; and perceptions influenced by parents' educational level. Many felt their career choices were limited by gender or ethnic background. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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