Just Girls: Hidden Literacies and Life in Junior High / Edition 1by Margaret Finders
Pub. Date: 03/01/2003
Publisher: Teachers College Press
Highlighting the importance of friendship, family, and social networks in girls' sense of themselves, this book suggests that literacy plays an important role in maintaining friendship groups and in the construction of self. This provocative new book questions many common assumptions about early adolescence, most importantly, the "good girl" role so often assigned to and reinforced in female students. 160 pp. Pub: 4/97.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
See all customer reviews