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ERIC Number: EJ252845
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
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Tracking Down Sexism in Physics Textbooks.
Walford, Geoffrey
Physics Education, v16 n5 p261-65 Sep 1981
Presents examples of sex bias in the illustrations, questions, and texts of a selection of recently published physics textbooks. Indicates that in spite of the Sex Discrimination Act of 1975, some texts are clearly biased such that physics is presented as a male rather than female subject. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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