Gendered Militarism in Canada : Learning Conformity and Resistance, Paperback / softback Book

Gendered Militarism in Canada : Learning Conformity and Resistance Paperback / softback

Edited by Nancy Taber

Description

"Despite Canada's claim to be a gender equitable nation, militarism continues to function in ways that protect inequality." -from the Introduction Little has been done to examine, critique, and challenge the ways ingrained societal ideas of militarism and gender influence lifelong learning patterns and practices of Canadians.

Editor Nancy Taber and ten other contributors explore reasons why Canadian educators should be concerned with how learning, militarism, and gender intersect.

Readers may be surprised to discover how this reaches beyond the classroom into the everyday lessons, attitudes, and habits that all Canadians are taught, often without question.

Pushing the boundaries of education theory, research, and practice, this book will be of particular interest to feminist, adult, and teacher educators and to scholars and students of education, the military, and women's and gender studies.

Contributors: Mark Anthony Castrodale, Gillian L. Fournier, Andrew Haddow, Cindy L. Hanson, Laura Lane, Jamie Magnusson, Robert C. Mizzi, Shahrzad Mojab, Snezana Ratkovic, Roger Saul, Nancy Taber.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 272 pages
  • Publisher: University of Alberta Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Gender studies, gender groups
  • ISBN: 9781772120844

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