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CBSE 7018T Sexism in American Education

45 hours; 3 credits

Nonsexist child rearing; sex stereotyping and personal development; child-rearing practices; societal attitudes toward men and women; the role of the media and linguistic sexism. The schools and sex roles, "Hidden Curriculum"; courses, books, materials and toys, resources for nonsexist education. Nonsexist career preparation and educational leadership; creating options, nonsexist counseling; role of community centers and women's groups; anatomy of change; legislation; feminist studies for men and women.


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