Search results for author:"Nelly P. Stromquist"
Total records matched: 4 Search took: 0.086 secs
You may get more results with author:"Nelly P. Stromquist".
International Journal of Educational Development Vol. 26, No. 2 pp. 140–152
A fundamental reason for the advocacy of women's literacy is its contribution to the attainment of citizenship, that is the claiming and use of public space and power.Following a presentation of basic trends and public policies in literacy, this...
International Journal of Educational Development Vol. 17, No. 2 pp. 205–214
It has been the pattern of national governments at the end of world conferences on women, to endorse a body of recommendations for policy making and implementation in many areas. This study is a content analysis and comparison of those...
Gender and Education Vol. 27, No. 3 (2015) pp. 338–358
Organisational efforts to alter gender asymmetries are relatively rare, yet they are taking place in a number of universities. In the USA, sponsored by the National Science Foundation, ADVANCE programmes implement a number of interventions to...
International Journal of Educational Development Vol. 33, No. 5 (September 2013) pp. 521–530
This study focuses on cultural and institutional factors that affect women's decision to become primary school teachers in Liberia. It exposes current dynamics that account for the male-dominated primary school teaching force and the barriers that...