Daughters of the Tharu

Gender, Ethnicity, Religion, and the Education of Nepali Girls

By Mary Ann Maslak

© 2003 – Routledge

232 pages

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Hardback: 9780415934671
pub: 2003-04-30

About the Book

This book explores the complex structural institutions in society, individual attitudes towards, beliefs about and values of those institutions, and the process by which the relationship between the social structure and individual agency conditions and governs girls' educational participation in Nepal.

About the Author

Mary Ann Maslak is assistant professor of education at St. John's University (School of Education and Human Services Division of Administrative and Instructional Leadership).

About the Series

Reference Books in International Education

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EDUCATION / Reference