ERIC Number: EJ614487
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Boys at the Back: Challenging Masculinities and Homophobia in the English Classroom.
English in Australia, v1 n127-128 p35-50 May 2000
Presents two critical incidents about boys seated at the back of the classroom. Draws attention to how particular versions of masculinity influence how boys learn to relate and the possibilities for interrogating these kinds of masculinities in the English classroom. Explores what role already existing reading practices within English might play in undertaking this kind of critical practice. (SC)
Descriptors: English Instruction, Homophobia, Homosexuality, Males, Secondary Education, Sex Role, Single Sex Schools, Student Teachers
The Australian Association for the Teaching of English, P.O. Box 3203, Norwood, South Australia 5067. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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