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ERIC Number: EJ257146
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
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Changing Roles of Women: Participation in Olympic Games.
Semyonov, Moshe
Social Science Quarterly, v62 n4 p735-43 Dec 1981
Investigates whether a country's socioeconomic characteristics influence female participation in the Olympics and other athletics. The author reviews data on women's participation in Olympic teams and in the labor forces worldwide. Economic development and industrialization support women's rising economic status as well as their participation in sports and other traditionally male-dominated activities. (AM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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