Just girls : hidden literacies and life in junior high

Title

Just girls : hidden literacies and life in junior high

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Description

Highlighting the importance of friendship, family, and social networks in girls' sense of themselves, this book suggests that literacy plays an important role in maintaining friendship groups and in the construction of self. This provocative new book questions many common assumptions about early adolescence, most importantly, the "good girl" role so often assigned to and reinforced in female students

ISBN

9780807735602

Publication Date

1997

Publisher

Teacher's College Press

City

New York

Disciplines

Education