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Centre for Gender and Development Studies
Not an open book: Gender, achievement and education in the Caribbean
Working paper series 1, Mona Unit
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Centre for Gender and Development Studies, University of the West Indies
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Addresses a controversial debate in Caribbean society - the issue pertaining to differential achievement with specific reference to achievement at various levels of the education system. Seeks to dispel the simplistic and popular notion which has gained currency over the past decade, that male underachievement or male marginalisation occurs as a result of female dominance and female achievement.....