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4 edition of Women in education found in the catalog.

Women in education

by Patricia Cayo Sexton

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Published by Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Education -- United States.,
    • Sex discrimination in education -- United States.,
    • Women teachers -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Patricia Sexton.
      SeriesPerspectives in American education
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC1752 .S49
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 189 p. ;
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5193869M
      ISBN 100873674111, 0873674170
      LC Control Number75015301

      In , women received 56 percent of master’s degrees in education, 41 percent of medical degrees, 44 percent of law degrees, and 38 percent of business management degrees. Women and Education By Lori S. Ashford Few investments have as large a payoff as girls’ education. Educated women are more likely to ensure health care for their families, educate File Size: 1MB.

      A Vindication of the Rights of Woman: with Strictures on Political and Moral Subjects (), written by the 18th-century British proto-feminist Mary Wollstonecraft, is one of the earliest Author: Mary Wollstonecraft. Women's education in developing countries: barriers, benefits, and policies (English) Abstract. Despite the great expansion of educational opportunities worldwide during the past thirty Cited by:

      Too many girls and women are held back by biases, social norms and expectations influencing the quality of the education they receive and the subjects they study. They are particularly under-represented in science, technology, . The Rise of Women opens with a masterful overview of the broader societal changes that accompanied the change in gender trends in higher education. The rise of egalitarian gender .


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This groundbreaking book presents a new way of looking at leadership that is anchored in research on women leaders in education. The authors examine how successful women in Cited by:   Women education refers to every form of education that aims at improving the knowledge, and skill of women and girls.

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[citation needed] Since the s women's positions and opportunities in the educational sphere have.Women in India also face difficulties in obtaining an education, with only 40% of women being literate as many girls are taken out of school to help in the home.

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