jump to search box

Learning the hard way : masculinity, place, and the gender gap in education / Edward W. Morris.

Availability

At the Library

Other libraries

Author/Creator:
Morris, Edward W., 1973-
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2012
Imprint:
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2012.
Format:
  • Book
  • x, 212 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-199) and index.
Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Respect and respectability
  • The "hidden injuries" of gender
  • Too cool for school: masculinity and the contradictions of achievement
  • "Rednecks" and "rutters": rural masculinity and class anxiety
  • "Clownin'" and "riffin'": urban masculinity and the complexity of race
  • "Girls just care about it more": femininity and achievement as resistance
  • Friday night fights.
Series:
Rutgers series in childhood studies.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780813553689
0813553687
9780813553696
0813553695
9780813553702
0813553709

powered by Blacklight
© Stanford University. Stanford, California 94305. (650) 725-1064. Terms of Use | Copyright Complaints | Opt Out of Analytics
jump to top