• Disability and Colonialism: (Dis)encounters and Anxious Intersectionalities book cover

    Disability and Colonialism

    (Dis)encounters and Anxious Intersectionalities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Soldatic, Shaun Grech

    The mapping, control and subjugation of the human body and mind were core features of the colonial conquest. This book draws together a rich collection of diverse, yet rigorous, papers that aim to expose the presence and significance of disability within colonialism, and how disability remains…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Contemporary African Mediations of Affect and Access book cover

    Contemporary African Mediations of Affect and Access

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helene Strauss, Sarah Olutola, Jessie Forsyth

    Across Africa, new collectivities are shifting the terms within which access to economic opportunity, social belonging, and political agency have historically been understood. Recent years have seen powerful waves of civic mobilization sweep across the continent. Less prominent articulations of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Interpreting Tyler Perry: Perspectives on Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality book cover

    Interpreting Tyler Perry

    Perspectives on Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jamel Santa Cruze Bell, Ronald L. Jackson II

    Tyler Perry has become a significant figure in media due to his undeniable box office success led by his character Madea and popular TV sitcoms House of Payne and Meet the Browns. Perry built a multimedia empire based largely on his popularity among African American viewers and has become a…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Transformations in Race and Media

  • Learning Liberation: Women's Response to Men's Education book cover

    Learning Liberation

    Women's Response to Men's Education, 1st Edition

    By Jane Thompson

    Originally published in 1983, this book not only dissects the intrinsic and oppressive sexism of conventional adult and continuing education, but also argues the case for women-centred education with a powerful and compelling logic. A challenging and controversial book of the time, mixing…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Girls into Science and Technology: The Story of a Project book cover

    Girls into Science and Technology

    The Story of a Project, 1st Edition

    By Judith Whyte

    Originally published in 1985. This book describes the Girls Into Science and Technology (GIST) Project, an action research programme carried out in co-educational comprehensive schools in Greater Manchester. GIST simultaneously took action to redress the balance of girls in science and technology…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Doing Sex Education: Gender Politics and Schooling book cover

    Doing Sex Education

    Gender Politics and Schooling, 1st Edition

    By Bonnie Trudell

    Originally published in 1993. This book takes the reader inside the contested issue of sex education by examining how a sexuality curriculum is actually taught to a ninth-grade health class and how it impacts on both the teacher and students. Drawing on observations and interviews with teachers,…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Gender Matters in Educational Administration and Policy: A Feminist Introduction book cover

    Gender Matters in Educational Administration and Policy

    A Feminist Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jill Blackmore, Jane Kenway

    Originally published in 1993. This introductory text brings the somewhat gender blind fields of educational administration and policy into contact with feminism. The chapters here demonstrate the considerable scope and potential of feminist scholarship for the field with regard to theory, research…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • I Answer with My Life: Life Histories of Women Teachers Working for Social Change book cover

    I Answer with My Life

    Life Histories of Women Teachers Working for Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Casey

    Originally published in 1993. This book shows, through the oral histories of ordinary women teachers, that effective prescriptions for change do not come simply from policy-makers. The author focuses on the narratives of three groups of teachers in the USA: Catholic nuns; secular Jewish women; and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Toward New Horizons for Women in Distance Education: International Perspectives book cover

    Toward New Horizons for Women in Distance Education

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karlene Faith

    Originally published in 1988. This book provides an overview of women’s experience, access and needs in distance education. It includes contributions on distance learning programmes in Holland, Canada, the South Pacific, West Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Israel, Kenta, Great Britain, India,…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • International Feminist Perspectives on Educational Reform: The Work of Gail Paradise Kelly book cover

    International Feminist Perspectives on Educational Reform

    The Work of Gail Paradise Kelly, 1st Edition

    Edited by David H. Kelly

    Originally published in 1996. This volume brings together articles by Gail Paradise Kelly spanning a twenty-year period. It represents an aspect of the history of the feminist movement as related to education. Early articles from 1970 onwards consider experiences of the students’ campus feminist…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Making a Man of Him: Parents and Their Sons' Education at an English Public School 1929-50 book cover

    Making a Man of Him

    Parents and Their Sons' Education at an English Public School 1929-50, 1st Edition

    By Christine Heward

    Originally published in 1988, this book analyses the effect of public boarding school on those boys who grew to manhood under its influence. With access to over 2000 letters written by parents to the Head Master and governors of Ellesmere College in the period 1929-50, it raises issues about…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • New Futures: Changing Women's Education book cover

    New Futures

    Changing Women's Education, 1st Edition

    By Mary Hughes, Mary Kennedy

    Originally published in 1985. This book explores issues around education for women and uses the British experience as an example of what adult education in its variety can offer to women in breaking traditional moulds. The text raises questions about where women are, where they might be, and how…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

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