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Dominant Beliefs and Alternative Voices

Discourse, Belief, and Gender in American Study

By Joan Elias Gore

Routledge – 2006 – 278 pages

Series: RoutledgeFalmer Studies in Higher Education

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Description

This book examines why study abroad is a marginal activity in American higher education and evaluates the role gender has played in the development and maintenance of this marginality.

Author Bio

Joan Elias Gore, PhD, Denmark's International Study Program; 1972-1987 faculty member/ Study Abroad Advisor, University of Virginia; 1987-1997 with U.S. and British international exchange agencies; Publications including Cost-Effective Techniques for Internationalizing the Campus and Curriculum, articles, and book chapters. She has participated in panels, workshops, and professional training programs for international education and academic associations.

Name: Dominant Beliefs and Alternative Voices: Discourse, Belief, and Gender in American Study (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Joan Elias Gore. This book examines why study abroad is a marginal activity in American higher education and evaluates the role gender has played in the development and maintenance of this...
Categories: Education, Higher Education, History of Education, Sociology of Education, Theory of Education, Education Studies