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Women and men in education

a national survey of gender distribution in school systems

by Ruth Rees

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Published by Canadian Education Association in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.,
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Sexism in education -- Canada.,
    • Sexism in education -- Canada -- Statistics.,
    • Sex discrimination in employment -- Canada.,
    • Sex discrimination in employment -- Canada -- Statistics.,
    • Sexual division of labor -- Canada.,
    • Sexual division of labor -- Canada -- Statistics.,
    • Educational surveys -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ruth Rees.
      SeriesA CEA report
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC212.83.C2 R44 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination102 p. :
      Number of Pages102
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1957312M
      ISBN 100920315402
      LC Control Number90186511

      The backwardness of a country depends mainly on the percentage of illiteracy. This percentage is very high among men In the world, but it reaches at alarmingly figure in the case of women. So for the progress of a country, education for women is as much essential as for men. Men and women . Gender roles have an impact on how and whether men and women have access to essential resources such as education, information, disposable income, and health services. All of these resources in .

      Boston Women's Health Book Collective (shelved 13 times as womens-studies) avg rating — 7, ratings — published   In-depth interviews with men who work with young children as well as other key personnel in early childhood education (ECE) were analyzed using Acker’s () theory of gendered organizations along with Connell’s () typology of masculinities. The conclusion reached is that ECE is indeed gendered in terms of the symbols in frequent use, the differential structural location of women Cited by:

        Barbados has the most extreme difference with women staying in education for years longer then men. At the other extreme is Angola where men have on average years more schooling than women. Somewhat surprising results include Saudi Arabia where women stay in school longer than men.   Women have caught up with men in terms of education. In fact, in the United States and a number of other countries, women now actually surpass men in educational achievement. The problem arises when young adults try to balance work and family, and women .


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In apparent response to this emerging independence of women, an anonymous author penned The Education of Women. Women Struggles for Education Throughout history, women had been receiving some sort of education, but struggled to achieve higher education.

It was not until about that women began receiving higher levels of though they were receiving an education, they had the same education as men, but women had to struggle to achieve equality in higher-level education.

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