Jackson, Trevor A.
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Geography and Geology; Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Women in geology: A University of the West Indies case study
Stow, D.A.; McCall, G.J.
Geoscience education and training.
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AGID Special Publication series ; no. 19
Data collected up to 1992 on male and female graduate and postgraduate geologists from the University of the West Indies are examined. The academic performances of the two sexes, their preferences and areas of employment are compared. Comparisons are made between Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago from which the majority of graduates come. Some factors that may contribute to gender-based differences in employment of geology graduates are discussed.....