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Women in educational administration / Charol Shakeshaft

Main Author Shakeshaft, Charol Country Estados Unidos. Edition Updated ed Publication Newbury Park : Sage, 1989 Description 220 p. ; 22 cm ISBN 0-8039-3612-5 CDU 371
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Monografia Biblioteca de Ciências da Educação
BCE 371 - S Available 109510
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

This updated edition, now available in paperback, of Shakeshaft′s provocative account both summarizes and analyzes the history of women in administration and the current status of women in the field. Specifically, Shakeshaft finds that women′s history in school is different from men′s, and that the `typical′ woman school administrator varies in significant respects from her male counterpart. Barriers that have kept women out of school administration are also revealed and proven strategies for overcoming them are discussed.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Introduction
  • Part 1 Where are The Women Managers?
  • Women School Administrators
  • Too Few for Too Long
  • Profiles and Career Paths of Women in Administration
  • Part 2 Getting Women into Administration
  • Barriers to Women's Advancement into School Administration
  • Demolishing the Barriers
  • Part 3 Female Culture and Educational Administration
  • Androcentric Bias in Educational Administration Theory and Research
  • Differences Between the Ways Women and Men Manage Schools
  • The Female World of School Administration
  • Appendix
  • Strategies for Increasing Women's Access to Administrative Positions

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