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Author Gill, Judith, 1942-

Title Beyond the great divide : single sex or coeducation / Judith Gill
Published Sydney., NSW : UNSW Press, 2004


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Description 144 pages ; 21 cm
regular print
Contents Why are our schools the way they are? -- Girls and education: gender enters the educational agenda -- Boys' education: questions of fact and rhetoric -- Singe-sex solutions -- Overseas studies -- Reaching towards conclusions
Summary Author and educator Judy Gill addresses the ongoing debate between coeducation or single sex schooling. She starts by giving a brief overview of schooling in Australia and its various school systems, and then follows with an examination of the rationale for single-sex schooling and the cases for and against
Analysis Single sex education
Educational achievement
Sex differences
Australia overseas comparisons
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography
Subject Women -- Education -- Australia.
Girls -- Education -- Australia.
Coeducation -- Australia.
Boys -- Education -- Australia.
Sex differences in education -- Australia.
LC no. 2004463535
ISBN 9780868406145 paperback
0868406147 paperback
Other Titles Single sex or coeducation?