The Resource Girls and education 3-16 : continuing concerns, new agendas, edited by Carolyn Jackson, Carrie Paechter, Emma Renold

Girls and education 3-16 : continuing concerns, new agendas, edited by Carolyn Jackson, Carrie Paechter, Emma Renold

Label
Girls and education 3-16 : continuing concerns, new agendas
Title
Girls and education 3-16
Title remainder
continuing concerns, new agendas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carolyn Jackson, Carrie Paechter, Emma Renold
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection focuses on continuing gender inequalities, and social and educational injustices in girls' lives. It begins to redress two dominant, current trends: namely, the narrow focus on boys' attainment in educational policy and the turn to boys and masculinities in gender and education research
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
371.822
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • LC1481
  • LC212.8
LC item number
  • .G57 2010eb
  • .G57 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Girls and education 3-16 : continuing concerns, new agendas, edited by Carolyn Jackson, Carrie Paechter, Emma Renold
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • exploring 'underachievement' in single-sex, selective schooling
  • Alexandra Allan
  • Refusing to integrate? :
  • Asian girls, achievement and the experience of schooling
  • Farzana Shain
  • Fighting for an education :
  • succeeding and surviving for girls in care at school
  • Emma Renold
  • Girls' experiences in the schooling system.
  • Inner city girls :
  • Girls and academic achievement.
  • choosing schools and negotiating friendships
  • Rosalyn George
  • 'Even the people you know turn their back on you' :
  • the influence of friendships and social networks on girls' experiences of physical education
  • Laura Hills
  • Schoolgirls and power/knowledge economies :
  • using knowledge to mobilize social power
  • Carrie Paechter and Sheryl Clark
  • 'You've got to have the pink one because you're a girl!' :
  • exploring young girls' understanding of femininities and masculinities in preschool
  • Girls' achievement :
  • Barbara Martin
  • Gender and the new discipline agenda in Scottish schools
  • Sheila Riddell, Jean Kane, Gwynedd Lloyd, Gillean McCluskey, Joan Stead and Elisabet Weedon
  • Relationships between girls' out-of-school experiences and school life.
  • Demanding time :
  • balancing school and out-of-school demands
  • Carolyn Jackson
  • Sluts, whores, fat slags and playboy bunnies :
  • teen girls' negotiations of 'sexy' on social networking sites and at school
  • Jessica Ringrose
  • contesting the positioning of girls as the relational 'achievers' to 'boys' underachievement'
  • 'I was kinda paralytic' :
  • pleasure, peril and teenage girls' drinking stories
  • Fin Cullen
  • New literacies, old identities :
  • young girls' experiences of digital literacy at home and school
  • Jackie Marsh
  • Framing girls in girlhood studies :
  • gender/class/ifications in contemporary feminist representations
  • Valerie Hey
  • Becky Francis
  • Exploring girls' relationship to and with achievement :
  • linking assessment, learning, mind and gender
  • Jannette Elwood
  • 'Rebels', 'bad girls' and 'misbehavers' :
Control code
ocn649913154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 235 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780335239788
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27290001
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)649913154
  • pebcs0335239781

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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