ES.242 | Spring 2004 | Undergraduate

Gender Issues in Academics and Academia

Lecture Notes

The notes below were prepared by the instructors as informal personal notes to help guide discussions during classes.

All Lecture Notes in One File (PDF)

1 Introduction; History of Gender in Education (PDF)
2 Boys’ Educational Issues (PDF)
3 Course-Taking Patterns; Sex Education (PDF)
4 Title IX (PDF)
5 Standardized Tests (PDF)
6 Single-Sex Schooling (PDF)
7 Classroom Dynamics (PDF)
8 The Feminine Mystique (PDF)
9 Women’s Studies (PDF)
10 ESL Studies and Cross-Cultural Issues (PDF)
11 MIT’s Journey Towards Diversity (PDF)
12 Opting Out (PDF)
13 Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Experiences (PDF)
14 Summary and Conclusions (PDF)

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Spring 2004
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