All Girls: Single Sex Education and Why It Matters

All Girls: Single Sex Education and Why It Matters

by Karen Stabiner
     
 

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Investigative journalist Karen Stabiner spent pivotal years with the young women of two very different girls' schools: Marlborough, an elite prep school in Los Angeles, and The Young Women's Leadership School in East Harlem, an experimental public school. On both coasts, her subjects are fascinating young women on the brink of adulthood, whose choices will affect…  See more details below

Overview

Investigative journalist Karen Stabiner spent pivotal years with the young women of two very different girls' schools: Marlborough, an elite prep school in Los Angeles, and The Young Women's Leadership School in East Harlem, an experimental public school. On both coasts, her subjects are fascinating young women on the brink of adulthood, whose choices will affect their lives. Even-handed and thought-provoking, All Girls could change the way we educate all children in the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781573229944
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/05/2003
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Karen Stabiner is the author of the bestselling New York Times Notable Book To Dance with the Devil: The New War on Breast Cancer and Inventing Desire, an acclaimed portrait of the advertising industry. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, The New Yorker, and Vogue.

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