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ERIC Number: EJ674477
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1356-9783
Differentiating for Gender in the Drama Classroom.
Olliff, Sam
Research in Drama Education, v6 n2 p223-29 Sep 2001
Proposes the secondary drama classroom is a powerful arena for exploring the politics of gender. Suggests that a policy for Equal Opportunity which takes a purely binary perspective of sexual identity, focusing on the boy/girl dichotomy, is fundamentally oppressive. Concludes that it is only by making cultural issues of oppression explicit and open to examination within the curriculum, that a school can offer a truly emancipatory vision to its pupils. (SG)
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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