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ERIC Number: EJ490419
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-8146
Refugees in Transition--Educational Opportunity to Promote the Advancement of Women.
Green, Hollyn
Convergence, v27 n2-3 p175-83 1994
The majority of adult refugees are women, most from rural developing areas. Transition to a new location is an opportunity to reexamine norms about male/female roles as traditional interaction patterns are disrupted. Because women often adjust more successfully, they may assume personal or family leadership roles. (SK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Special Issue--Women, Literacy and Development: Challenges for the 21st Century.