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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 71 new and published books in the subject of Gender & Sexuality — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Queer Inclusion in Teacher Education

    Bridging Theory, Research, and Practice

    By Olivia J. Murray

    Queer Inclusion in Teacher Education explores the challenges and promises of building queer inclusive pedagogy and curriculum into teacher education. Weaving together theory, research findings, and practical "how-to" strategies and materials, it fills an important gap by offering a clear roadmap...

    Published June 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Sex Roles and the School

    By Sara Delamont

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Schools reflect the society which surrounds them but they must also be agents of change. The last few decades have seen an explosion of research on gender and education and, in this volume the author examines in a rigorous but highly accessible way, new research findings and new strategies for...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Gender and the Politics of the Curriculum

    By Sheila Riddell

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book uses detailed case studies of two secondary schools to examine the relationship between curriculum choice and gender identity among fourteen-year-old pupils making their first choices about what subjects to pursue at exam level. It reveals a two way process. Pupils’ decisions on what...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Schooling for Women's Work

    Edited by Rosemary Deem

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This collection of original papers shows how women in Britain are still being discriminated against during schooling, despite the existence of legislation prohibiting such discrimination and despite apparent concern with promoting equality between the sexes in education. Focusing on the current...

    Published March 25th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Within School Walls

    By AnnMarie Wolpe

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Drawing from her in-depth ethnographic study of a London comprehensive school the author shows how gender formation for both girls and boys is mediated by disciplinary control, sexuality and the curriculum. Her findings for girls and boys – with their important emphases – are revealed. So are the...

    Published March 25th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Women & Schooling

    By Rosemary Deem

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book begins with an analysis of the gradual extension of educational opportunities for women since the nineteenth century, with special attention given to the period since 1944. There is careful exploration of the interaction between the family and the school, and an examination of their role...

    Published March 25th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Schools for the Boys?

    Co-education reassessed

    By Pat Mahony

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Do girls do better in single-sex or co-educational schools? Up to now, discussion has centred on girls’ academic achievements in single or mixed-sex groups, but Pat Mahony’s research clearly demonstrates that this is not the only issue, and that co-education is damaging for girls socially as well...

    Published March 25th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The 'Girl Question' in Education (RLE Edu F)

    Vocational Education for Young Women in the Progressive Era

    By Jane Bernard-Powers

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book is a history of the genesis and development of vocational education for young women in the United States. Home economics, trade training and commercial education – the three key areas of vocational training available to young women during the progressive era – are the focus of this work....

    Published March 25th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Investigating Young People's Sexual Cultures

    Edited by Feona Attwood, Clarissa Smith

    This book examines ways of developing research on young people’s sexual cultures in the context of a media-saturated and technology-focused contemporary culture, an area of study that remains relatively unexplored despite heightened concern about young people, sex and culture. Unlike the widespread...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Boys and Their Schooling

    The Experience of Becoming Someone Else

    By John Whelen

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book presents an ethnographic study of the experiences of teenage boys in an Australian high school. It follows a group of thirteen to fifteen year olds over a period of more than two years, and seeks to understand why so many boys say they hate school yet enjoy being with...

    Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge