ERIC Number: EJ453669
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Women and Education: Progress and Problems.
Sutherland, Margaret B.
Prospects, v21 n2 p145-55 1991
Discusses the status of women's education throughout the world. Describes an increased access to education, progress through legislation, and women's studies. Emphasizes the concentration of women in education in the lower grades and teaching roles rather than in higher education or top administrative levels. Addresses problems such as sex role, religion, and prejudice. (DK)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Adult Education, Career Choice, Civil Rights Legislation, Course Selection (Students), Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Females, Feminism, Higher Education, Illiteracy, Sex Bias, Sex Differences, Sex Role, Sex Stereotypes, Teaching (Occupation), Women Administrators, Women Faculty, Womens Education, Womens Studies
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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