Gender and education

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  • Created on: 10-03-14 20:09

Gender and education

there are 3 diffrent catorgories for gender diffrences in education these are:

  • subcultures
  • external factors 
  • internal factors

the subcultures includes Mac an Ghaill who investigated the crisis of masculinity leading the males in education to create 4 types of subcultures.

  • macho lads - reject norms and values
  • academic achievers - achieved more in education
  • new enterprisers - pro school
  • real english men - effortless achievement 

subcultures also include Jackson - males adopted laddish behaviour, Deddy


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