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ERIC Number: EJ675729
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0954-0253
Uneasy Hybrids: Psychosocial Aspects of Becoming Educationally Successful for Working-Class Young Women.
Lucey, Helen; Melody, June; Walkerdine, Valerie
Gender and Education, v15 n3 p285-99 Sep 2003
Draws on a longitudinal study of middle class and working class girls growing up to examine those few working class girls who managed to get to the university and face the prospect of a professional career. Explores the complexities of the losses and gains involved in the educational success and upward mobility for working-class young women and takes into consideration the psychodynamic processes that take place. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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