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Girl friendly schooling

Judith Byrne 1945- 1985

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  • Title:
    Girl friendly schooling
  • Author: Judith Byrne 1945-
  • Subjects: Sex discrimination in education -- Great Britain -- Congresses; Educational equalization -- Great Britain -- Congresses; Electronic books
  • Description: Book Cover; Title; Contents; Notes on contributors; Glossary; Preface; List of unpublished conference papers; What makes schooling unfriendly to girls?; Editors' introduction; Sex bias in schools: national perspectives; The attitudes of teachers; Teachers' attitudes towards girls and technology; The new vocationalism in secondary schools: its influence on girls; Interventions to make schooling more girl friendly; Editors' introduction; Girl friendly science and the girl friendly school; Personal and professional: a feminist approach
    INSET for equal opportunities in the London Borough of BrentTeacher attitudes towards issues of sex equality; 'Humberside goes neuter': an example of LEA intervention for equal opportunities; Development of LEA policy: Manchester; Reflections on intervention: where do we go from here?; Legislation and mediation: to what extent has the Sex Discrimination Act changed girls' schooling ?; A question of judgment; Unfriendly myths about women teachers; Is 'girl friendly schooling' really what girls need?; Editorial note; Bibliography; Index
    Asks what makes schooling unfriendly to girls and examines the success or otherwise of interventions intended to bring about change.
  • Publisher: London : Methuen
  • Creation Date: 1985
  • Format: 1 online resource (271 p.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN1-134-94455-1;ISBN1-138-47559-9;ISBN9786610322244;ISBN1-280-32224-1;ISBN0-585-44760-8
  • OCLC Number: 646718001
  • Institution Zone MMS ID: 991000440871103378$$I01TRAILS_CDKC
  • Network Zone MMS ID: 9911568063003366
  • Source: 01TRAILS ALMA

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