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2004 | 6 | 61-86
Article title

EDUCATION, CULTURE AND RECONSTRUCTIONS OF FEMININITY IN MODERN JAPAN (ESCAPE FROM/TO EQUALITY AND FREEDOM)

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Languages of publication
PL
Abstracts
EN
The article is devoted to the role of education in the incapacitation/emancipation of Japanese women. The authoress discusses various aspects of the possibilities and limitations of educational access, based on the binary and essentialist construction of gender in Japanese society. The special emphasis is put on the lack of opportunities of Japanese women on the job market as well as the role of women's educational credentials in creating a 'marriage capital'. In the last part of the article the future scenarios of the relation beetwen gender and education are reconsidered.
Year
Issue
6
Pages
61-86
Physical description
Document type
ARTICLE
Contributors
  • A. Gromkowska-Melosik, Uniwersytet im. Adama Mickiewicza, Wydzial StudiĆ³w Edukacyjnych, ul. Szamarzewskiego 89, 60-568 Poznan, Poland
References
Document Type
Publication order reference
Identifiers
CEJSH db identifier
06PLAAAA00912146
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.4939163f-92e1-3c20-a59c-36ae9f3340f4
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