News tagged with gender analysis

Why gender diversity in research matters

Despite making huge strides, women scientists seeking to climb the career ladder still face many barriers. Raising awareness of these issues within the scientific community is part of the steps needed to ...

dateNov 21, 2013 in Social Sciences
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Gender issues in children's literature

Writers, publishers, teachers and parents need to closely scrutinise gender construction in children's literature so that young children are presented with stories that promote equality and respect for both sexes according ...

dateJan 17, 2013 in Social Sciences
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Preschoolers challenge stereotypical gender roles

According to research from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, a preschooler's gender determines how he or she is treated and responded to in play and learning activities, and when the children's possibilities become expanded, ...

dateNov 03, 2009 in Social Sciences
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