The Schooling and Identity of Asian Girls

  • Farzana Shain
Challenging western misconceptions and stereoptypes of young Asian girls this book through the analysis of Asian girls experiences reassesses the role that schooling can play in shaping the identities of young people.
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  • Farzana Shain
Challenging western misconceptions and stereoptypes of young Asian girls this book through the analysis of Asian girls experiences reassesses the role that schooling can play in shaping the identities of young people.

Price: £18.99

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Schoolgirl Pregnancy, Motherhood and Education

Dealing with difference

  • Kerry Vincent
These personal accounts of their educational experiences by pregnant schoolgirls and schoolgirl mothers reveal that despite inclusive policy and aims to support young mothers to complete school, they find themselves disparaged and marginalised. The book offers practical suggestions for achieving better educational outcomes for such pupils.
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Dealing with difference

  • Kerry Vincent
These personal accounts of their educational experiences by pregnant schoolgirls and schoolgirl mothers reveal that despite inclusive policy and aims to support young mothers to complete school, they find themselves disparaged and marginalised. The book offers practical suggestions for achieving better educational outcomes for such pupils.

Price: £21.99

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Schooled Bodies?

Negotiating Adolescent Validation Through Press, Peers and Parents

  • Majella McSharry
Unique in offering a methodologically detailed account of the complexities encountered by the adolescents in their pursuit of a sense of embodied validation. The in-depth study allows readers to journey into the worlds of teenagers from varied backgrounds, as they reveal embodied narratives that shift frequently between happiness and heartache
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Negotiating Adolescent Validation Through Press, Peers and Parents

  • Majella McSharry
Unique in offering a methodologically detailed account of the complexities encountered by the adolescents in their pursuit of a sense of embodied validation. The in-depth study allows readers to journey into the worlds of teenagers from varied backgrounds, as they reveal embodied narratives that shift frequently between happiness and heartache

Price: £19.99

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Power Plays

Primary school children’s constructions of gender, power and adult work

  • Becky Francis
This work investigates primary school children’s constructions of gender in relation to their own lives and the issue of adult occupations. The author shows how children, actively construct the genders as opposite through stereotypical forms of talk and behaviour.
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Primary school children’s constructions of gender, power and adult work

  • Becky Francis
This work investigates primary school children’s constructions of gender in relation to their own lives and the issue of adult occupations. The author shows how children, actively construct the genders as opposite through stereotypical forms of talk and behaviour.

Price: £19.99

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Invisible Boundaries

Addressing Sexualities Equality in Children’s Worlds

  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
Presents ways of conceptualising and overcoming homophobia and transphobia in educational settings. This book also presents ideas about how to translate policy supporting sexualities equality into the experiences of children and their families.
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Addressing Sexualities Equality in Children’s Worlds

  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
Presents ways of conceptualising and overcoming homophobia and transphobia in educational settings. This book also presents ideas about how to translate policy supporting sexualities equality into the experiences of children and their families.

Price: £19.99

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Interrogating Heteronormativity in Primary Schools

The No Outsiders Project

  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
The Civil Partnership Act (2006), the Equality Act (2007) and various legislative requirements for ensuring the active promotion of child wellbeing, gender equality and community cohesion all place demands on schools and support services which they are ill-equipped to meet. This book examines how we might go about addressing these demands.
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The No Outsiders Project

  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
The Civil Partnership Act (2006), the Equality Act (2007) and various legislative requirements for ensuring the active promotion of child wellbeing, gender equality and community cohesion all place demands on schools and support services which they are ill-equipped to meet. This book examines how we might go about addressing these demands.

Price: £19.99

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Girls as Constructors in the Early Years

Promoting Equal Opportunities in Maths, Science and Technology

  • Carol Ross
  • Naima Browne
In National Curriculum science, mathematics and technology, girls are consistently outperformed by boys and even in playgroups they choose to use construction toys less. This book sets out ways of involving girls in constructional activities and analyzes management issues.
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Promoting Equal Opportunities in Maths, Science and Technology

  • Carol Ross
  • Naima Browne
In National Curriculum science, mathematics and technology, girls are consistently outperformed by boys and even in playgroups they choose to use construction toys less. This book sets out ways of involving girls in constructional activities and analyzes management issues.

Price: £8.99

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Genderwatch

Still Watching….

  • Kate Myers
  • Hazel Taylor
  • Sue Adler
  • Diana Leonard
Focuses on gender difference, while also taking account of the diversity of children’s backgrounds and heritages. This comprehensive handbook contains 60 schedules covering various aspects of school life and different phases from preschool to secondary. It is for anyone who wants to improve equality of opportunity in schools.
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Still Watching….

  • Kate Myers
  • Hazel Taylor
  • Sue Adler
  • Diana Leonard
Focuses on gender difference, while also taking account of the diversity of children’s backgrounds and heritages. This comprehensive handbook contains 60 schedules covering various aspects of school life and different phases from preschool to secondary. It is for anyone who wants to improve equality of opportunity in schools.

Price: £24.99

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Combating Gender Violence in and Around Schools

  • Fiona Leach
  • Claudia A. Mitchell
Violence in and around schools is a global phenomenon, but the gender dimension has been largely ignored. This book presents an account of the nature and scale of gender violence in school settings across the world. It aims to raise awareness and increase understanding of gender violence in school settings and presents strategies to combat it.
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  • Fiona Leach
  • Claudia A. Mitchell
Violence in and around schools is a global phenomenon, but the gender dimension has been largely ignored. This book presents an account of the nature and scale of gender violence in school settings across the world. It aims to raise awareness and increase understanding of gender violence in school settings and presents strategies to combat it.

Price: £21.99

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Children at Play

Learning Gender in the Early Years

  • Barbara Martin
This captivating book illuminates how 3 and 4 year-old newcomers in early years classes learn rules for gendered behaviour from older children and develop their gender identities. A two year longitudinal research project casts new light on children’s own understandings of gender in their imaginative and socio-dramatic play, and in the playground.
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Learning Gender in the Early Years

  • Barbara Martin
This captivating book illuminates how 3 and 4 year-old newcomers in early years classes learn rules for gendered behaviour from older children and develop their gender identities. A two year longitudinal research project casts new light on children’s own understandings of gender in their imaginative and socio-dramatic play, and in the playground.

Price: £20.99

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