ERIC Number: EJ619398
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
No Boys Allowed: The World Wide Web as a Clubhouse for Girls.
Takayoshi, Pamela; Huot, Emily; Huot, Meghan
Computers and Composition, v16 n1 p89-106 1999
Notes that during adolescence, girls become withdrawn and suffer from lapses of self-confidence, however, girls authoring Web pages devoted to girl power use the Web as a place where they confidently assert themselves and actively shaped their identity. Identifies girl-power sites, explores their potential strengths for girls as authors and readers, and discusses the sites' implications for classroom practice. (RS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Computers, Composition and Gender.