Some correlates of self-esteem, personal control, and occupational attainment
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Some correlates of self-esteem, personal control, and occupational attainment an overview of findings from CEW surveys of educated women by Jean D. Manis

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Published by University of Michigan, Center for Continuing Education of Women in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English


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StatementJean D. Manis.
SeriesCEW research report -- no.18
ContributionsUniversity of Michigan. Center for Continuing Education of Women.
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Open LibraryOL20168024M

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