ERIC Number: EJ522547
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Not Just Pen and Paper: Women's Access to Literacy.
Women's Education des femmes, v11 n3 p38-42 Spr 1995
Examines prevailing explanations for women's low literacy skills worldwide: (1) they do not try hard enough; (2) content of literacy programs is irrelevant; (3) not enough money is spent; (4) patriarchy has a vested interest in maintaining illiteracy; and (5) some women resist modernization because it will not improve their lives. (SK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Note: Available from Canadian Congress for Learning Opportunities for Women, 47 Main St., Toronto, ON M4E 2V6, Canada.