NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
ERIC Number: EJ950739
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Sep
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 38
ISSN: ISSN-0361-6843
Understanding Women's Achievement Choices: Looking Back and Looking Forward
Eccles, Jacquelynne S.
Psychology of Women Quarterly, v35 n3 p510-516 Sep 2011
In this commentary, the author talks about her two articles in "Psychology of Women Quarterly" (PWQ): (1) the 1987 article entitled "Gender Roles and Women's Achievement-Related Decisions"; and (2) the 1994 article entitled "Understanding Women's Educational and Occupational Choices." The original articles can be found at and Here, she reflects on the personal and professional contexts that led to these articles, the impact of these articles on the field as well as on her career, and the current and likely future directions of work in this area. (Contains 1 figure.)
SAGE Publications. 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320. Tel: 800-818-7243; Tel: 805-499-9774; Fax: 800-583-2665; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A