ERIC Number: ED275963
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
A Six-Day Workshop on Gender Role Conflict and Strain: Helping Adult Men and Women Take the Gender Role Journey.
O'Neil, James M.; Carroll, Marianne Roberts
This document describes a 36-hour, 6-day workshop which focuses on gender role conflict of adult men and women and which was designed to help participants analyze their gender role socialization and gender role conflict. Section I enumerates the overall assumptions of the workshop, including perspectives about gender roles, gender role conflict, and gender role transitions. Section II gives more specific perspectives on the workshop by describing the gender role journey and continuum. Section III presents a description of the workshop and its goals, topics, and readings. The teaching-learning approaches of the workshop are described in section IV. Section V details the setting, number of meetings, and desired atmosphere. Participants, leaders, and pre-workshop needs assessments are described in section VI. Section VII describes workshop topics, the resource manual, themes, and activities. Section VIII presents evaluation data collected at the end of the workshop and at one- and three-month intervals after the workshop. The entire workshop experience is summarized in section IX and recommendations are made for future workshops. Much of the actual content, materials, and evaluation data are contained in the seven appendices comprising more than two-thirds of the document. References and data tables are included. (NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
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