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Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)


Graduate School

First Advisor

Thomas Cy Coleman

First Committee Member

Roger L. Reimer

Second Committee Member

Doris C. Meyer

Third Committee Member

Carl D. Lang

Fourth Committee Member

Cedrick W. Dempsey


Purpose: The purpose of the study was to discern the attitudes of specific groups in sample school communities dispersed throughout California relating to various considerations regarding female participation in interscholastic athletic programs at the high school level.



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