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Gender tracking in university programs an analysis of gender patterns in Canada Scholarships Program (CSP) disciplines and non-CSP university disciplines : final report by S. N. Gilbert

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Published by Industry, Science and Technology Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English


  • Canada Scholarships Program -- Statistics.,
  • Scholarships -- Canada.,
  • Women -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc. -- Canada.,
  • Sex discrimination in education -- Canada.,
  • Universities and colleges -- Canada -- Curricula.,
  • Sex discrimination against women -- Canada.,
  • Women in science -- Canada.,
  • Women in engineering -- Canada.,
  • Women -- Education (Higher) -- Canada.

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StatementIndustry, Science and Technology Canada ; Sid Gilbert, Alan Pomfret.
ContributionsPomfret, Alan., Canada. Industry, Science and Technology Canada.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20155683M

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