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Author(s):Troumpoucis, P
Title:Women reap more benefits from higher education, study finds
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Short Description:The author reviews some trends in higher education concerning gender, race, ethnicity and socioeconomic status as cited by Laura Perna in "The Benefits of higher education: Sex, racial/ ethnic and socioeconomic group differences".
Annotation:The author reviews some trends in higher education concerning gender, race, ethnicity and socioeconomic status as cited by Laura Perna in "The Benefits of higher education: Sex, racial/ ethnic and socioeconomic group differences". Perna examined data from the U.S. Department of Education's National Educational Longitudinal Study that followed more than 9,000 students who graduated in 1992 and were interviewed from time to time until 2000.
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Campus Climate and Diversity
Female Students
Low-Income Students
Male Students
National Perspectives
Social and Economic Benefits/Economic Development

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