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Girls and women in education

Girls and women in education

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Published by British Psychological Society in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Based on proceedings of a one-day conference held at Stranmillis College, Belfast.

Statementedited by Karen Trew, Gerry Mulhern and Pamela Montgomery.
SeriesOccasional paper / Northern Ireland Branch, British Psychological Society
ContributionsTrew, Karen., Mulhern, Gerry., Montgomery, Pamela., British Psychological Society. Northern Ireland Branch.
The Physical Object
Paginationi,79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15382557M
ISBN 101854331477
OCLC/WorldCa59633680

Education Education is the ladder out of poverty for girls. Educating the world’s girls and women is one of the best social development investments to be made. Studying the girls' education movement can shine a recent, relevant perspective on a range of issues covered in U.S. History, including women's suffrage and gender studies. Such study also provides an .

  For girls, education is a critical protective factor against involvement with the juvenile and criminal legal systems. Our first priority should be keeping them in schools, not finding new ways to Author: Melinda D. Anderson. Sex education begins in the home. Teach your children about sex from a Christian perspective.

Many girls living in poverty have to work or marry young instead of going to school. Others come from families that think education is just for boys. Your gift will help change harmful beliefs, help families . Primary education provides the foundation for a lifetime of learning. Providing universal access to, and ensuring the completion of, primary education for all girls and boys is one of the key areas of concern .


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