ERIC Number: ED423438
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Educating Rita and Her Sisters. Women and Continuing Education.
Benn, Roseanne, Ed.; Elliott, Jane, Ed.; Whaley, Pat, Ed.
This book contains 17 papers examining the various roles--learner, teacher, researcher, manager--that women have played in the development of lifelong learning. The following papers are included: "Introduction: Women and Continuing Education--Where Are We Now?" (Roseanne Benn, Jane Elliott, Pat Whaley); "Dancing into the Future: Developments in Adult Education" (Veronica McGivney); "Continuing Education in the Universities: The Old, the New, and the Future" (Viv Anderson, Jean Gardiner); "Locating Women, Theorising Women" (Miriam Zukas); "Still Struggling" (Roseanne Benn); "Locating Women: Theorising the Curriculum" (Jane Elliott); "Accrediting Women, Normalising Women" (Cheryl Law); "Recentring Quality: Assessing the Feminist Classroom" (Sue Webb); "Learners, Experiences and Lives in the Curriculum" (Sue Shuttleworth); "New Choices for Women from Mining Areas" (Mair Francis); "Women Researching in Continuing Education: Voices, Visibility and Visions" (Pat Whaley); "Researching Difference" (Julia Preece); "A Fair Hearing for the Fair Sex" (Roseanne Benn); "Women Staff and Equal Opportunities" (Elizabeth Bird); "Women's Career Progression: A Case Study" (Jean Gardiner, Rebecca O'Rourke); "Juggling for a Living: The Working Lives of Women Adult Education Tutors" (Jan Sellers); and "Gender Agenda" (Roseanne Benn, Jane Elliot, Pat Whaley). Many papers include substantial bibliographies. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Learning, Continuing Education, Employed Women, Foreign Countries, Lifelong Learning, Tutors, Women Administrators, Women Faculty, Womens Education
National Institute of Adult Continuing Education, 21 De Montfort Street, Leicester LE1 7GE, United Kingdom (14.95 pounds).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Adult Continuing Education, Leicester (England).
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)