ERIC Number: EJ636538
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Factors Influencing Career Choice of African American and Hispanic Graduates of a Land-Grant College of Agriculture.
Jones, Wash A.; Larke, Alvin, Jr.
Journal of Agricultural Education, v42 n1 p38-48 2001
Responses from 139 Hispanic and African American agriculture graduates indicated that the probability of their choice of agriculture careers was not affected by when they took their first agriculture course. Significant others, fathers in agriculture-related occupations, and job opportunities were influential in the agriculture career choice. (Contains 21 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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