Telling Women"s Lives

Narrative Inquiries in the History of Women"s Education (Feminist Educational Thinking)

Publisher: Open University Press

Written in English
Cover of: Telling Women
Published: Pages: 166 Downloads: 220
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  • Organization & management of education,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Feminism,
  • Teaching,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Students & Student Life,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • History,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - General,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Feminism and education,
  • Feminist theory,
  • Women

Edition Notes

ContributionsKathleen Weiler (Editor), Sue Middleton (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9707930M
ISBN 100335201741
ISBN 109780335201747

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