Gendered Futures in Higher Education: Critical Perspectives for Change / Edition 1

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Overview

Identifies gender issues affecting students, faculty, and leaders in higher education, applying critical perspectives to suggest needed change.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780791456989
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Publication date: 1/28/2003
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 220
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Becky Ropers-Huilman is Associate Professor of Higher Education and Women’s and Gender Studies at Louisiana State University. She is the author of Feminist Teaching in Theory and Practice: Situating Power and Knowledge in Poststructural Classrooms and the coeditor (with Judith Glazer-Raymo and Barbara K. Townsend) of Women in Higher Education: A Feminist Perspective, Second Edition.

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Table of Contents

Gender in the Future of Higher Education
Becky Ropers-Huilman

PART I. LEARNING FROM THE PAST

1. From Whence They Came: The Contexts, Challenges, and Courage of Early Women Administrators in Higher Education
Jana Nidiffer

2. Gender and Higher Education: What Should We Learn from Women’s Colleges?
Lisa Wolf-Wendel

PART II. DECONSTRUCTING THE PRESENT: STUDENT LIVES

3. Stepping off the Scale: Promoting Positive Body Image in College Students
Laura Hensley

4. The Gender of Violence on Campus
William F. Pinar

PART III. DECONSTRUCTING THE PRESENT: FACULTY LIVES

5. Women Faculty and Part-Time Employment: The Impact of Public Policy
Judith Glazer-Raymo

6. Future Prospects for Women Faculty: Negotiating Work and Family
Lisa Wolf-Wendel and Kelly Ward

7. Negotiating Identities and Making Change: Feminist Faculty in Higher Education
Becky Ropers-Huilman and Monisa Shackelford

PART IV. RE-CONCEIVING THE FUTURE

8. Advocacy Education: Teaching, Research and Difference in Higher Education
Becky Ropers-Huilman and Denise Taliaferro

9. Gender, Race and Millennial Curiosity
Ana M. Martínez Alemán

Contributors
Index

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