ERIC Number: EJ669231
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Boys, Schooling and Masculinities: Interrogating the "Right" Way To Educate Boys.
Martino, Wayne; Berrill Deborah
Educational Review, v55 n2 p99-117 Jun 2003
This review of research investigates ways in which the resurgence of the political right and the feminist backlash have attempted to impose a "common-sense" concept of masculinity on the education of boys. Explores the effect of masculinity on boys' literacy practices and argues for teaching practices grounded in social construction of gender. Contains 86 references. (SK)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Boys, Schooling and Masculinities.