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10 edition of Learning Like a Girl found in the catalog.

Learning Like a Girl

Educating Our Daughters in Schools of Their Own

by Diana Meehan

  • 246 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by PublicAffairs .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Media studies,
  • Television,
  • Education Of Women,
  • Educational Reform,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Aims & Objectives,
  • Educational equalization,
  • Girls,
  • Girls" schools,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12319237M
    ISBN 101586484109
    ISBN 109781586484101
    OCLC/WorldCa80358969

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