The Glass Ceiling: Potential Causes and Possible Solutions

  title={The Glass Ceiling: Potential Causes and Possible Solutions},
  author={Beverly A. Dugan and Jessica L. Terner and F Tagliarini and J A Bayless and Helene R Felber},
  • Beverly A. Dugan, Jessica L. Terner, +2 authors Helene R Felber
  • Published 1993
  • Medicine
  • Abstract : Identifying barriers to advancement in its civilian workforce for women, minorities, and the disabled is a continuing concern for the Department of the Army. This literature review focuses on three potential causes of underrepresentation of minorities and women in the management ranks; lack of data on the disabled precluded treatment of this subgroup. The three causes of underrepresentation are systemic barriers, stereotypes and biases, and group differences. Systemic barriers are… CONTINUE READING