ERIC Number: ED121192
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Image, Myth and Beyond. American Women and American Studies. Vol. 2.
Chmaj, Betty E.
The status of American women and women's studies are described. Part 1 of the report covers the status of women in universities and the professions. Part 2, on courses and programs, deals with course syllabi and commentary, programs of women's studies courses at specific institutions, continuing education programs, and a women's history research center. Images and myths concerning colleges and women are examined in Part 3. Specific issues addressed include: official positions toward women, the women's liberation movement, female instructors, the concept of women in literature, women in American history, film stereotypes, stereotypes in comic books, and images of women in nineteenth and twentieth century art. (LBH)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Art, Books, Employed Women, Females, Feminism, Films, Higher Education, Humor, Sex Discrimination, United States Literature, Women Faculty, Womens Education, Womens History, Womens Studies, World Literature
Know, Inc., P.O. Box 86031, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15221 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Not available in hard copy due to marginal reproducibility