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Author Chase, Sarah Alexander.

Title Perfectly prep : gender extremes at a New England prep school / Sarah A. Chase
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (350 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Series Child development in cultural context
Child development in cultural context.
Summary Living in a senior boys' dorm at a co-ed school, Sarah Chase was able to witness the inner workings of student culture and power of individual agency. She examines the price of privilege and uncovers how student culture reflects and perpetuates society and institutional power structures and gender ideologies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Sex differences in education -- United States -- Case studies.
Preparatory school students -- United States -- Social conditions -- Case studies.
Multicultural education -- United States -- Case studies.
Preparatory schools -- New England -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199894154 ebook