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Dateline: The New Gender Gap - 2002-07-18

For the past several years, educators have stressed the importance of providing opportunities for women in the workplace and on American campuses. By and large, their efforts succeeded. Women have excelled in both the workplace and on campus. But while women have prospered, men, according to educational data, have not. In this Dateline report, Neal Lavon examines whether a new gender gap has emerged which challenges today's social and educational assumptions.