NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ456537
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0962-0214
Citizens and Others: Gender, Democracy and Education.
Gordon, Tuula
International Studies in Sociology of Education, v2 n1 p43-56 1992
Discusses the concept of democracy as a social contract between equal individuals. Argues that women's individuality is relative rather than absolute despite the formal equality of Western societies. Questions the neutral definition of pupils when students are socially, politically, or economically unequal. Explores child-centered education and the feminization of education debate in Finland. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Finland