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Increasing Faculty Diversity

The Occupational Choices of High-Achieving Minority Students

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$78.00 • £62.95 • €70.00

ISBN 9780674009455

Publication Date: 02/28/2003


384 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

23 graphs, 46 tables


  • List of Tables and Figures
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. The Problem
  • 2. Obtaining the Data
  • 3. Ethnic Differences in Occupational Choices
  • 4. Influences on Initial Occupational Choice
  • 5. The Influence of Academic Performance
  • 6. Attitudes toward Academia
  • 7. Role Models, Interaction with Faculty, and Career Aspirations
  • 8. The Influence of School Characteristics
  • 9. The Pipeline into Academia
  • 10. Policy Recommendations
  • Appendix A The Questionnaires
  • Appendix B Supplementary Data
  • Appendix C Methodology and Measurement
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index

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