Steps toward sex equity in vocational education an inservice training design by Joyce S. Kaser

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Published by Resource Center on Sex Roles in Education, National Foundation for the Improvement of Education in Washington, D.C .

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  • Sex discrimination in education.,
  • Sexism.,
  • Vocational education.

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StatementJoyce Kaser, Martha Matthews, Shirley McCune.
ContributionsMatthews, Martha., McCune, Shirley D., National Foundation for the Improvement of Education. Resource Center on Sex Roles in Education., Resource Center on Sex Roles in Education.
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Pagination105, v, [106] p.
Number of Pages106
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Open LibraryOL18202823M

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