Women Teaching for Change: Gender, Class and Power

Women Teaching for Change: Gender, Class and Power

By: Kathleen Weiler (author)Hardback

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Applying theory to practice, Women Teaching for Change reveals the complexity of being a feminist teacher in a public school setting, in which the forces of sexism, racism, and classism, which so characterize society as a whole, are played out in multiracial, multicultural classrooms. A fine book, a rich melding of critical theory in education, feminist literature, and pedagogical experience and expertise. Maxine Green, Columbia University Applying theory to practice, Women Teaching for Change reveals the complexity of being a feminist teacher in a public school setting, in which the forces of sexism, racism, and classism, which so characterize society as a whole, are played out in multiracial, multicultural classrooms.

Contents

Introduction by Henry A. Giroux and Paulo Freire Critical Educational Theory Feminist Analyses of Gender and Schooling Feminist Methodology The Dialects of Gender in the Lives of Feminist Teachers The Struggle for a Critical Literacy Gender, Race and Class in the Feminist Classroom Conclusion Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780897891271
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 188
  • ID: 9780897891271
  • ISBN10: 0897891279

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