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Gender Bias in Scholarship

The Pervasive Prejudice (Calgary Institute for the Humanities Series)

by Winnifred Tomm

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Published by Wilfrid Laurier Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congresses,
  • Education,
  • International institutions,
  • Learning and scholarship,
  • Scholarship And Learning,
  • Sexism,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGordon Hamilton (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8212826M
    ISBN 100889209634
    ISBN 109780889209633

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This multi-disciplinary anthology is about hermeneutical issues pertaining to gender ideology in university scholarship. The authors provide, from their own discipline, an extensive examination of the issues raised in the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada pamphlet, "On the Treatment of the Sexes in Research," by Margrit Eichler and Jeanne Lapointe ().Author: Winnie Tomm, Gordon Hamilton.

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The authors provide, from their own discipline, an extensive examination of the issues raised in the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada pamphlet, "On the Treatment of the Sexes in Research," by Margrit Eichler and Jeanne Lapointe ().

Gender bias in education is an insidious problem that causes very few people to stand up and take notice. The victims of this bias have been trained through years of schooling to be silent and passive, and are therefore unwilling to stand up and make noise about the unfair treatment they are receiving.

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The authors provide, from their own discipline, an extensive examination of the issues raised in the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada pamphlet, "On the Treatment of the Sexes in Research," by Margrit Eichler and Jeanne Lapointe ().

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Gender bias in scholarship. Waterloo, Ont.: Published by Wilfrid Laurier University Press for the Calgary Institute for the Humanities, © (DLC) Gender Bias Learning Project of the Center on Health, Economics & Family Security at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law.

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Sociologists for Women in Society. (, May 4). Gender bias uncovered in children's books with male characters, including male animals, leading .BOOK REVIEW TOWARD GENDER EQUALITY: THE PROMISE OF PARADOXES OF GENDER TO PROMOTE STRUCTURAL CHANGE PARADOXES OF GENDER, by Judith Lorber,* New Haven and London: Yale University Press, Reviewed by Andrea Giampetro-Meyer** and Amy Fiordalisi*** One of the joys of reading is that studying the words of.