Accession Number : ADA302630

Title :   Women in Nontraditional Occupations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC FEDERAL RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s) : Burnham, Ly

PDF Url : ADA302630

Report Date : 30 SEP 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 65

Abstract : This study presents the results of reviews and assessments of existing literature, dating from 1988 to the present, on women in nontraditional occupations (NTO) in the United States, focusing on young female workers aged 16-34 and on selected nonprofessional NTO. Statistical trends on women in NTO and their future job potential are described. Demographic changes, racial and regional differences, and professional NTO are only partially discussed.

Descriptors :   *CAREERS, *WOMEN, *JOB ANALYSIS, *SOCIOLOGY, UNITED STATES, EDUCATION, SKILLS, TRAINING, DEMOGRAPHY, MINORITIES, STATISTICS, PATTERNS, TABLES(DATA), ETHNIC GROUPS, PERSONNEL, DISCRIMINATION, CULTURE, FEMALES, INFLATION(ECONOMICS), APPRENTICESHIP, EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY.

Subject Categories : Sociology and Law
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE