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Some Advice for Overcoming Barriers to Women’s Achievement in Non-Traditional Occupations

Barbara Carroll and Frances Cherry

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Feminist Perspectives is a series of topical, provocative, issue-oriented papers and essays exploring many aspects of women’s experience and concerns.

The obstacles women encounter in non-traditional occupations can serve as barriers to women’s achievement in these areas. The publication examines women’s experiences in non-traditional jobs in order to try to understand the nature of the obstacles women encounter in these fields and the ways in which they deal with them.

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