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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Missing Men in Education

  • Mary Thornton
  • Patricia Bricheno
Presents a historical perspective on whether and how the lack of men in teaching significantly affects boys’ learning and behaviour in school. This book considers the complexity of male teacher subjectivities and identities and maps the origins, motivations and career trajectories of men teachers as compared to women.
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  • Mary Thornton
  • Patricia Bricheno
Presents a historical perspective on whether and how the lack of men in teaching significantly affects boys’ learning and behaviour in school. This book considers the complexity of male teacher subjectivities and identities and maps the origins, motivations and career trajectories of men teachers as compared to women.

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Sikh Women in England

Religious,Social and Cultural Beliefs

  • Satwant Kaur Rait
This is a scholarly and fascinating ethnographic study by a Sikh woman who came to England after growing up and going to university in the Punjab. It illustrates the changes in the values of Sikh women in England over the years and between the migrants and British born Sikhs. Dr. Rait’s research subjects, all based in Leeds, come from varied backgrounds and together make up a picture of Sikh women that is transferable to England and the UK. The book is arranged as follows Chapter 1 The backgrounds of the Sikh women; Chapter 2 Religious values; Chapter 3 Women in Sikhism and Sikh society; Chapter 4 The social life of Sikh women; Chapter 5 Cultural values; Chapter 6 entitled Listen to Me provides excerpts from the women’s stories about their own lives, and the conclusion confirms that Sikh women have adapted well to life on a different continent and have a strong sense of identity.
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Religious,Social and Cultural Beliefs

  • Satwant Kaur Rait
This is a scholarly and fascinating ethnographic study by a Sikh woman who came to England after growing up and going to university in the Punjab. It illustrates the changes in the values of Sikh women in England over the years and between the migrants and British born Sikhs. Dr. Rait’s research subjects, all based in Leeds, come from varied backgrounds and together make up a picture of Sikh women that is transferable to England and the UK. The book is arranged as follows Chapter 1 The backgrounds of the Sikh women; Chapter 2 Religious values; Chapter 3 Women in Sikhism and Sikh society; Chapter 4 The social life of Sikh women; Chapter 5 Cultural values; Chapter 6 entitled Listen to Me provides excerpts from the women’s stories about their own lives, and the conclusion confirms that Sikh women have adapted well to life on a different continent and have a strong sense of identity.

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Women Teaching Boys

Caring and Working in the Primary Schools

  • Martin Ashley
  • John Lee
Since the achievement of boys became an issue, the media have made much of the “shortage” of male teachers. This book provides primary teaching professionals with an authoritative reference source on the “problem with boys” and the “feminization of primary schooling”.
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Caring and Working in the Primary Schools

  • Martin Ashley
  • John Lee
Since the achievement of boys became an issue, the media have made much of the “shortage” of male teachers. This book provides primary teaching professionals with an authoritative reference source on the “problem with boys” and the “feminization of primary schooling”.

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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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Personal and Political

Feminisms, Sociology and Family Lives

  • Miriam David
This work reviews education policy and academic developments since the 1970s. It explores the relationships between social and family change, political movements and public policy developments and shows how they have influenced theories, research and methodologies in the academy.
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Feminisms, Sociology and Family Lives

  • Miriam David
This work reviews education policy and academic developments since the 1970s. It explores the relationships between social and family change, political movements and public policy developments and shows how they have influenced theories, research and methodologies in the academy.

Price: £19.99

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Women as Headteachers

Striking the Balance

  • Marianne Coleman
Leadership is generally identified with men. Only a quarter of the secondary school heads in England and Wales are women. Despite changes in society, there are still issues for women who aspire to leadership in schools. Some of the most fundamental issues are tackled in this work.
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Striking the Balance

  • Marianne Coleman
Leadership is generally identified with men. Only a quarter of the secondary school heads in England and Wales are women. Despite changes in society, there are still issues for women who aspire to leadership in schools. Some of the most fundamental issues are tackled in this work.

Price: £19.99

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Public visions, private matters

  • Ann Oakley
This lecture examines the changing state of the social division of labour between men and women.
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  • Ann Oakley
This lecture examines the changing state of the social division of labour between men and women.

Price: £2.50

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Production, reproduction and education

Women, children and work in contemporary Britain

  • Heather Joshi
This lecture reviews the findings of two decades’ research on three ways in which women’s work and the reproduction of the population are related and the difference which is made to each relationship by the level of women’s education.
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Women, children and work in contemporary Britain

  • Heather Joshi
This lecture reviews the findings of two decades’ research on three ways in which women’s work and the reproduction of the population are related and the difference which is made to each relationship by the level of women’s education.

Price: £3.00

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