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ERIC Number: EJ591888
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0840-8114
Can You Tell Me How To Get Beyond Amazon? Stories of an Outdoorswoman.
Newberry, Liz
Pathways: The Ontario Journal of Outdoor Education, v11 n4 p4-8 Jun-Jul 1999
Through anecdotes, a female outdoor educator highlights the importance of role-modeling gender equality, but also suggests a need to explore the cultural assumptions behind sexual roles; what is served by them; and the social mechanisms that reinforce them, such as homophobia. Educational strategies to help women gain and claim competence in the outdoors are discussed. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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