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ERIC Number: EJ604794
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1077-6990
Differential Employment Rates in the Journalism and Mass Communication Labor Force Based on Gender, Race, and Ethnicity: Exploring the Impact of Affirmative Action.
Becker, Lee B.; Lauf, Edmund; Lowrey, Wilson
Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, v76 n4 p631-45 Win 1999
Finds strong evidence that race and ethnicity are associated with lower levels of employment among journalism and mass communication graduates. Notes these discrepancies in success in the job market are explainable by factors normally associated with hiring, such as type of training, type of institution offering the training, or qualifications such as internship experience and level of classroom performance. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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