Gender Equity: An Analysis of the Federal Logistics Management Career Field

Baker, Bud
December 2000
Air Force Journal of Logistics;Winter2000, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p18
Academic Journal
Assesses the progress made in the United States' federal logistics management career field. Overview on the country's federal work force; Gender distribution in logistics management in 1991; Logistics management career field as of 1998; Factors responsible for reducing the impact of the Federal Glass Ceiling Commission.


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