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Postfeminist Education?
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Jessica Ringrose
Categories: EDUCATION
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Routledge

This book challenges a contemporary postfeminist sensibility grounded not only in assumptions that gender and sexual equality has been achieved in many Western contexts, but that feminism has gone 'too far' with women and girls now overtaking men and boys - positioned as the new victims of gender transformations. The
Girls, Single-Sex Schools, and Postfeminist Fantasies
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Stephanie D. McCall
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Bringing together feminist theory, girlhood studies, and curriculum theory, this book contributes an in-depth critical analysis of curriculum in single-gender schooling for girls in postfeminist landscapes of "unlimited choices" and resurgences of proper girlhood. The arguments challenge the mainstream assumptions and promotions about the guarantees of female success via small
A Companion to Research in Teacher Education
Language: en
Pages: 850
Authors: Michael A. Peters, Bronwen Cowie, Ian Menter
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-31 - Publisher: Springer

This state-of-the-art Companion assembles and assesses the extant research available on teacher education and provides clear guidelines on future directions. It addresses an important need in a collection that will be of value for teachers, teacher educators, policymakers and politicians. There has been little sustained, long-term or systematic research to
Girlfriends and Postfeminist Sisterhood
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: A. Winch
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-06 - Publisher: Springer

From Mean Girl to BFF, Girlfriends and Postfeminist Sisterhood explores female sociality in postfeminist popular culture. Focusing on a range of media forms, Alison Winch reveals how women are increasingly encouraged to strategically bond by controlling each other's body image through 'the girlfriend gaze'.
Girls’ Feminist Blogging in a Postfeminist Age
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Jessalynn Keller
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Girls’ Feminist Blogging in a Postfeminist Age explores the practices of U.S.-based teenage girls who actively maintain feminist blogs and participate in the feminist blogosphere as readers, writers, and commenters on platforms including Blogspot, Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr. Drawing on interviews with bloggers between the ages of fifteen and twenty-one,