ERIC Number: EJ572175
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
American Girlhood in the Early Twentieth Century: The Ideology of Girl Scout Literature, 1913-1930.
Revzin, Rebekah E.
Library Quarterly, v68 n3 p261-75 Jul 1998
The handbooks and additional periodical literature produced by the Girl Scouts of America provide important clues as to the kind of advice the organization's founder imparted to young girls and the types of activities promoted. These materials lend insight into the evolving definition of gender roles through instruction given to young girls. (AEF)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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