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Claiming an Education

Claiming an Education

Feminism and Canadian Schools

By Jane Gaskell and Myra Novogrodsky and Arlene McLaren

$14.95 Paperback
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Series: Our Schools

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Beginning with a concrete definition of feminism in relation to education, the authors of this popular and challenging study suggest an answer to the crucial questions: What are our schools teaching, in what way, and how does it impact on the lives of women?
The incisive and thought-provoking contents of this volume include "Equality of Opportunity: Issues of Access and Achievement"; "What is Worth Knowing?: Defining a Feminist Curriculum"; "Teachers, Child Care Workers and Mothers: The Work of Caring and Educating"; "Post-secondary Education and Beyond."
Claiming an Education offers a balanced presentation of the central issues facing education planners as they struggle to define the place of feminism in Canadian schools.
An Our Schools/Our Selves book.

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 106 pages
Publication Date: 1st January 1989
ISBN: 9780921908029
Format: 8.5in x 5.5in

BISAC Code:  SOC028000
Imprint: Our Schools Our Selves


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