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Changing sexist practices in the classroom

Marjorie Stern

Changing sexist practices in the classroom

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Published by American Federation of Teachers in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex role -- Study and teaching.,
  • Sex differences in education.,
  • Women teachers.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 71-74.

    StatementMarjorie Stern, editor. --
    SeriesWomen in education
    ContributionsAmerican Federation of Teachers.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p. ;
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14364245M

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