Barriers to women"s participation in postsecondary education
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Barriers to women"s participation in postsecondary education a review of research and commentary as of 1973-74 by Esther Manning Westervelt

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Education Division], National Center for Educational Statistics : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington .
Written in English

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  • Women -- Education.

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Edition Notes

StatementEsther Manning Westervelt
SeriesSponsored reports series
ContributionsNational Center for Education Statistics.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 74 p. ;
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13600861M

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The proportions of women who participate in degree programs have changed very little in the past 40 years. Institutional barriers are found to be in admissions practices such as sex quotas and age restrictions, financial aid practices, institutional regulations (e.g., credit for nonclassroom learning, housing policies), curriculum planning and student personnel services, and faculty and staffing by: 4. The proportions of women who participate in degree programs have changed very little in the past 40 years. Institutional barriers are found to be in admissions practices such as sex quotas and age restrictions, financial aid practices, institutional regulations (e.g., credit for nonclassroom learning, housing policies), curriculum planning and student personnel services, and faculty and staffing attitudes. Dispositional barriers that prevent women from continuing education include their fear of failure, attitude toward intellectual activity, role preference, ambivalence about educational goals, level of aspiration, passivity, dependence, and inferiority by: 8. Dispositional barriers that prevent women from continuing education include their fear of failure, attitude toward intellectual activity, role preference, ambivalence about educational goals, level of aspiration, passivity, dependence, and inferiority feelings.

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