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Author Stambach, Amy, 1966-

Title Lessons from Mount Kilimanjaro : schooling, community, and gender in East Africa / Amy Stambach
Published New York : Routledge, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 206 pages) : illustrations
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; ILLUSTRATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ̃WHAT EDUCATED YOUTH DO THESE DAYS̃ DIVERGENT VIEWS OF SECONDARY SCHOOLING; SCHOOLING, INHERITANCE, AND BANANA GROVES SIGNS AND SYMBOLS OF LOCAL LIFE; ̃SHOULD WE DRINK BANANA BEER OR COCA-COLA?̃ REDEFINING THE SIGNS OF TRADITIONALISM; ̃EDUCATION IS MY HUSBAND̃ GENERATIONAL TRANSFORMATIONS; ̃BOYS, PRESERVE YOUR BULLETS; GIRLS, LOCK YOUR BOXES̃ GENDERED MESSAGES IN CLASSES AND THE CURRICULUM; ̃THINGS WITH SOCKS̃ STUDENT LIFE AND POPULAR CULTURE; ̃MOUNTAINS NEVER MEET BUT PEOPLE DÕ RELATIONSHIPS BUILT THROUGH SCHOOLING; NOTES
Summary An ethnographic study of a school and community in East Africa focusing on the role school plays in the development of children's identity and relationships to their parents and community, as well as in the development of the region
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-199) and index
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Subject Education -- Social aspects -- Tanzania -- Kilimanjaro Region.
Educational anthropology -- Tanzania -- Kilimanjaro Region.
Sex discrimination in education -- Tanzania -- Kilimanjaro Region.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 00026956
ISBN 0203901053 (electronic bk.)
1135959226 (electronic bk.)
0415925827
9780203901052 (electronic bk.)
9780415925822
9781135959227 (electronic bk.)