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Diversity and Womens Career Development: From Adolescence to Adulthood Helen S. Farmer

Diversity and Womens Career Development: From Adolescence to Adulthood

Helen S. Farmer

Published August 11th 1997
ISBN : 9780761904908
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How do women make career choices? What difference does cultural or economic background make for a womans career development? How do womens and mens career development patterns compare? This book presents a variety of perspectives on careerMoreHow do women make career choices? What difference does cultural or economic background make for a womans career development? How do womens and mens career development patterns compare? This book presents a variety of perspectives on career development for women. The authors analysis and discussion grow out of an extensive study that looked at high school students in 1980, and then followed up with them in 1990 and 1993. The data provide glimpses into influences on womens life choices and motivation, goals and obstacles to reaching them, and comparisons of womens and mens career development patterns. They also offer insights into differences among ethnic and socioeconomic groups, as well as the influence of family on