ERIC Number: EJ327058
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Gender Gap in the Library: Different Choices for Girls and Boys.
Childress, Glenda T.
Top of the News, v42 n1 p69-73 Fall 1985
Describes observations of recreational reading material selection by kindergarten and first-grade boys and girls. Discussion covers gender-related preferences in choices of recreational library materials, fiction and non-fiction choices, flexibility in reading choices, and gender roles. Observations made in 1983 and 1984 are appended. Five sources are given. (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
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