Review of Recent Research on the Achievement of Girls in Single Sex Schools

  • Jannette Elwood
  • Caroline Gipps
This review of research on girls’ achievement includes the debate about single-sex schools and their effect on girls’ performance, and the setting up of single-sex classes in mixed-sex schools to counteract gender-related differences in performance.
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  • Jannette Elwood
  • Caroline Gipps
This review of research on girls’ achievement includes the debate about single-sex schools and their effect on girls’ performance, and the setting up of single-sex classes in mixed-sex schools to counteract gender-related differences in performance.

Price: £6.95

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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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Whose Human Rights?

  • Margherita Rendel
Bringing together law and policy on human rights and education, this work asks who benefits from human rights, and whether they are deceiving the weak and poor. Using the experience of women disadvantaged because of their gender, it offers an analysis of the overt and hidden aims and policies.
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  • Margherita Rendel
Bringing together law and policy on human rights and education, this work asks who benefits from human rights, and whether they are deceiving the weak and poor. Using the experience of women disadvantaged because of their gender, it offers an analysis of the overt and hidden aims and policies.

Price: £17.99

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Women, Migration and Empire

  • Joan Grant
New light is thrown on the history of England and the British Empire in this account of the experiences of woman, immigrant and English-born, during the 19th and early 20th centuries. The book brings together the disparate experiences of Irish, Caribbean and Jewish immigrants.
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  • Joan Grant
New light is thrown on the history of England and the British Empire in this account of the experiences of woman, immigrant and English-born, during the 19th and early 20th centuries. The book brings together the disparate experiences of Irish, Caribbean and Jewish immigrants.

Price: £14.99

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Who Counts?

Assessing Mathematics in Europe

  • Leone Burton
A book on assessment in mathematics in nine European countries with a focus on gender difficulties in achievement. The author sets the context, identifying the different patterns of assessment and the results of differentiated outcomes.
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Assessing Mathematics in Europe

  • Leone Burton
A book on assessment in mathematics in nine European countries with a focus on gender difficulties in achievement. The author sets the context, identifying the different patterns of assessment and the results of differentiated outcomes.

Price: £15.99

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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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Women and Citizenship in Europe

Borders, Rights and Duties

  • Anna Ward
  • Jeanne Gregory
  • Nira Yuval-Davis
In this book feminists from across Europe draw on their diverse experiences to address the key issues of race, nationalism, sexual politics and the future of the Left. Their contrasting histories and the current economic and political turmoil give it an added urgency.
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Borders, Rights and Duties

  • Anna Ward
  • Jeanne Gregory
  • Nira Yuval-Davis
In this book feminists from across Europe draw on their diverse experiences to address the key issues of race, nationalism, sexual politics and the future of the Left. Their contrasting histories and the current economic and political turmoil give it an added urgency.

Price: £14.99

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Sugar and Spice?

Bullying in Single-sex Schools

  • Celestine Keise
Schools set the behavioural standards for students which, in turn, have obvious effects on achievement. The author offers an account of the actions taken by the schools that significantly reduced levels of bullying and offers important recommendations for others concerned to do the same
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Bullying in Single-sex Schools

  • Celestine Keise
Schools set the behavioural standards for students which, in turn, have obvious effects on achievement. The author offers an account of the actions taken by the schools that significantly reduced levels of bullying and offers important recommendations for others concerned to do the same

Price: £4.95

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