The Resource Literacy and mothering : how women's schooling changes the lives of the world's children, Robert A. LeVine [and others]

Literacy and mothering : how women's schooling changes the lives of the world's children, Robert A. LeVine [and others]

Label
Literacy and mothering : how women's schooling changes the lives of the world's children
Title
Literacy and mothering
Title remainder
how women's schooling changes the lives of the world's children
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. LeVine [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Women's schooling is strongly related to child survival and other outcomes beneficial to children throughout the developing world, but the reasons behind these statistical connections have been unclear
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
371.822
Index
index present
LC call number
LC1421
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Child development in cultural context series
Label
Literacy and mothering : how women's schooling changes the lives of the world's children, Robert A. LeVine [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-189) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part I. THEORETICAL BACKGROUND: HISTORICAL AND SOCIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES; 1. The Rise and Spread of Western Schooling; 2. Women's Schooling and Social Change in the Developing World after 1950; 3. Redefining Literacy: A Theory of Bureaucratic Schooling; Part II. MATERNAL LITERACY IN LESS DEVELOPED COUNTRIES; 4. Contexts of Mothers' Lives; 5. Mothers' Retention of Literacy Skills; 6. Mothers as Pupils in Health Care Settings; 7. Mothers as Teachers at Home; Part III. CONCLUSIONS: PROCESSES OF GLOBAL CHANGE
Control code
ocn769344045
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283427036
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613427038
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
342703
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26004379
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)769344045
  • pebco0195309820

Library Locations

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