Schoolgirls

Author: Peggy Orenstein
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0307833119
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Uncovering the adolescent roots of issues that remain important to American women throughout their lives, this groundbreaking book challenges us to change the way we raise and educate girls.

Encyclopedia Of Women And Gender

Author: Judith Worell
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0122272455
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mented in 1994 by the book, School Girls: Young Women, Self-Esteem, and the
Confidence Gap, in which journalist Peggy Ornstein reported on observations
she made in the schools that con rmed the sexism suspected in the AAUW report.
On the New York Times paperback bestseller list for more than 135 weeks, Mary
Pipher s Reviving Ophelia, also published in 1994, made the case that
adolescent girls develop in a sexist and sex-saturated world that destroys their
self-esteem.

Equity In Schools And Society

Author: Njoki Nathani Wane
Publisher: Canadian Scholars’ Press
ISBN: 9781551301679
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Chapter 18 Schoolgirls: Young Women, Self-€steem, and the Confidence Gap
Peggy Orenstein Unbalrnccd €qurtions: Girls, Mrth, and thc Confidcncc Grp
Although the skewed equations of voice and silence are not the exclusive
province of ... Shortchanging Girls, Shortchanging America showed that girls and
boys who like math and science have higher levels of self-esteem than other
children (and, for that matter, that children with high self-esteem tend to like math
and science).

I Can T Believe She Did That

Author: Nan Mooney
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466860979
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Kaj Bjorkqvist, Kirsti M. J. Lagerspetz, and Ari Kaukiainen, "Do Girls Manipulate
and Boys Fight? Developmental Trends in Regard to Direct and Indirect
Aggression," pp. 1 17-27. 9. Ibid. 10. Carol Gilligan, In a Different Voice:
Psychological Theory and Women's Development^. 10. 11. Ibid., p. 9. 12. The
Women's Sports Foundation, "Women's Sports Foundation 2002 Annual Report."
13. Peggy Orenstein, Schoolgirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem, and the
Confidence Gap, pp. xv-xviii.

What Should We Tell Our Daughters

Author: Melissa Benn
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1848546297
Size: 62.12 MB
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See for example Peggy Orenstein, Schoolgirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem and
the Confidence Gap, Anchor Books, New York, 1995; Mary Pipher, Reviving
Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, Ballantine Books, New York,
1994 7. Peggy Orenstein, Schoolgirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem and the
Confidence Gap, Anchor Books, New York 1995, p.xxxi 8. Mary Pipher, Reviving
Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, Ballantine Books, New York,
1994, p.19 9. Ibid.

Class Construction

Author: Carrie Freie
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739130021
Size: 61.55 MB
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998; Kenny, L. D. Daughters of Suburbia:
Growing up White, Middle Class, and Female. New Brunswick: Rutgers
University Press, 2000; Orenstein, P. Schoolgirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem,
and the Confidence Gap. New York: Anchor Books, 1995; Pipher, M. Reviving
Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls. New York: Ballatine Books, 1994.
24. Orenstein, P. Schoolgirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem, and the Confidence
Gap.

Educating In The Divine Image

Author: Chaya Rosenfeld Gorsetman
Publisher: Brandeis University Press
ISBN: 1611684587
Size: 36.40 MB
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P. Orenstein, Schoolgirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem, and the Confidence Gap (
New York: Anchor Books, 1994); Carrie Paechter, Educating the Other: Gender,
Power and Schooling (London: Falmer Press, 1998); H. Grossman and S. H.
Grossman, Gender Issues in Education; Christine Howe, “Gender and Classroom
Interaction: A Research Review,” Scottish Council for Research in Education,
SCRE publication 138, using research series 19, 1997. 7. B. Thorne, Gender
Play: Girls ...

Monstrous Bodies

Author: June Pulliam
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476616639
Size: 27.69 MB
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In the same year, the American Association of University Women published its
report How Schools Shortchange Girls (1992), which documented how girls' self-
esteem plummets during adolescence. Peggy Orenstein's ethnography
Schoolgirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem and the Confidence Gap (1994)
reproduces the AAUP's findings about the oppression of teen and tween girls.
While Gilligan, Brown, Orenstein and the AAUP document how girls' self-esteem
is diminished during ...

Respect

Author: Courtney Macavinta
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 1575428806
Size: 46.92 MB
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Revolution from Within: A Book of Self-Esteem by Gloria Steinem (New York:
Little, Brown, 1993). Feminist icon Gloria Steinem writes about self-worth, the
importance of unlearning unhealthy beliefs, knowing the difference between
romance and love, and so much more. It's written for women, but you can handle
her straightforward, mature tone, right? Schoolgirls: Young Women, Self Esteem,
and the Confidence Gap by Peggy Orenstein (New York: Anchor Books, 1995).
Inspired by a ...