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What about the Boys?

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This edited collection brings together leading researchers from Australia, United Kingdom and the United States to explore issues of boys, schooling and masculinities within the context of the current concern about the education of boys. The contributors draw on detailed empirical research to highlight some important issues that are not addressed in public debates about bo ...more
Paperback, 258 pages
Published October 1st 2001 by Open University Press (first published January 1st 2001)
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Stef Rozitis
Dec 22, 2015 Stef Rozitis rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: teachers, education researchers
Recommended to Stef by: a lecturer
There were some very good things about this book, even though it was written long ago that perhaps there its time for an updated version. Anyone who was read simplistic authors in gender such as Leonard Sax or Steve Biddulph could probably benefit from reading these authors, who generally have a more complex and nuanced persepctive on the problem of boys allegedly "failing".

These authors do care about the success of boys and are committed to finding real answers to making that happen, however t
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