Masculinities in Text and Teaching
Author : B. Knights
Publisher : Springer
Total Pages : 245
Release : 2007-12-04
ISBN 10 : 9780230592629
ISBN 13 : 0230592627
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Masculinities in Text and Teaching Book Description:

In a climate of anxiety about boys and reading, this book addresses the gendering of English Studies, drawing on recent research on masculinity. In drawing together the study of text and narrative with insight into the experience of the classroom, this book will be of value to both teachers and students of English Studies.


Masculinities in Text and Teaching
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: B. Knights
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-12-04 - Publisher: Springer

In a climate of anxiety about boys and reading, this book addresses the gendering of English Studies, drawing on recent research on masculinity. In drawing toge
Teaching Gender
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: A. Ferrebe
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-25 - Publisher: Springer

Encompassing feminism, masculinities and queer theory, and drawing on film, literature, language, creative writing and digital technologies, these essays, from
Masculinities and Teaching in Primary Schools
Language: en
Pages: 94
Authors: Suzanne O'Keeffe
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-26 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book provides a platform for male teachers to share how their professional and personal identities are enacted in the classroom. It draws on a range of int
Men and Masculinities in Global English Language Teaching
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: R. Appleby
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-10 - Publisher: Springer

This book draws on a range of sources, including tales of castaways, fictional narratives, and interviews with teachers in conversation schools and universities
Children’s Literacy Practices and Preferences
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Jane Sunderland
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Over the past few decades there have been intense debates in education surrounding children’s literacy achievement and ways to promote reading, particularly t
Pedagogic Criticism
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Ben Knights
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-01 - Publisher: Springer

This book argues that the history of English Studies is embedded in its classroom practice, and its practice in its history. Some of its foundational struggles
Masculinities in Text and Teaching
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: B. Knights
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-15 - Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan

This volume seeks to redress the balance of masculinity by examining the grammars of gender as these are acted out in the dialogues of Higher Education. Gender
The Oxford Handbook of Gender in Organizations
Language: en
Pages: 548
Authors: Savita Kumra
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The issue of gender in organizations has attracted much attention and debate over a number of years. The focus of examination is inequality of opportunity betwe
Bodies and Things in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Katharina Boehm
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-22 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

In the nineteenth century, the relationship between the human body and the object world was redefined by momentous social, cultural, and scientific changes. Thi
An Introduction to Masculinities
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Jack S. Kahn
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-23 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

In the last thirty years, there has been a tremendous growth in the academic inquiry to understand men in their experiences as men. This growth is largely due t