Untold Lives / Edition 1

Untold Lives / Edition 1

by Elizabeth Scarborough, Laurel Furumoto, Laurel Furumoto
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0231051557

ISBN-13: 9780231051552

Pub. Date: 03/15/1989

Publisher: Columbia University

In the outpouring of books on education in the last decade, none has been more important than Paul Willis' Learning to Labor. The unique contribution of this book is that it shows, with glittering clarity, how the rebellion of poor and working class kids against school authority prepares them for working class jobs. No American interested in education or in

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In the outpouring of books on education in the last decade, none has been more important than Paul Willis' Learning to Labor. The unique contribution of this book is that it shows, with glittering clarity, how the rebellion of poor and working class kids against school authority prepares them for working class jobs. No American interested in education or in labor can afford not to read and study this book carefully. --Stanley Aranowitz

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231051552
Publisher:
Columbia University
Publication date:
03/15/1989
Series:
King's Crown Paperback Ser.
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
254
Product dimensions:
0.58(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

IllustrationsPreface and AcknowledgmentsIntroductionPart I: The Difference Being a Woman Made1. The Quest for Graduate Education: Mary Calkin's Contest with Harvard University2. The Family Claim: Ties that Bound Milicent Shinn3. The "Intolerable Choice:: Ethel Puffer's Struggle with the Marriage Versus Career Dilemma4. Meritocracy in Science: Margaret Flay Washburn's Use of the Myth5. "A Little Hard on Ladies":Christine Ladd-Franklin's Challenge to Collegial ExclusionPart II: Collective Portrait of the First Generation6: Origins, Education, and Life-Styles7: Careers and Contributions8: To the PresentAppendix A. Cameo's Portraits of Selected Women - Kate Gordon Moore - Lilian Jane Martin - Naomi Norsworthy - Francis Hall Rousmaniere Dewing - Theodate Louise Smith - Helen Bradford Thompson WoolleyAppendix B. Published Sources of Biographical InformationNotesReferencesIndex

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