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Author Prümmer, Christine von, 1946-

Title Women and distance education : challenges and opportunities / Christine von Prümmer
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2000

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Description 1 online resource (xx, 220 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in distance education
Routledge studies in distance education
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Distance education : studying outside the ivory tower -- 3. Home study : the learning environments of women distance students -- 4. Women studying at a distance : learning styles and local support services -- 5. Getting in touch : communication and the new technologies -- 6. Minority women : class and gender in distance education -- 7. Distance education and the social mobility of women -- 8. Challenges, chances, changes : distance education for women
Summary Annotation Argues that distance learning has the potential to provide equal opportunities in HE and that it is up to policy makers to provide a framework for women students that will limit the risks and maximise the opportunities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 208-215) and index
Notes English
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Subject Fernuniversität-Gesamthochschule-Hagen.
Fernuniversität-Gesamthochschule-Hagen
Women -- Education (Higher) -- Germany -- Case studies
Distance education -- Germany -- Case studies
EDUCATION -- Higher.
Distance education
Women -- Education (Higher)
Germany
Genre/Form Electronic books
Case studies
Form Electronic book
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