Gender Inequality: African Women’s Cultural Battle for Education and Success

8 Pages Posted: 27 Feb 2012  

David S. Benders

Union College - Educational Studies Unit

Date Written: February 6, 2012

Abstract

A review of literature addressing the continued plight of woman internationally shows that inequality in the culture as well as practice. This review is an attempt to make a stronger awareness of the cultural battle facing woman for educational opportunities. Supporting this effort for gender opportunity equality is the organization GREAT which has attempt to take a strong stance on this issue. The investigation reports that inequality remains in both elementary and secondary education.

Keywords: GREAT, gender inequality, gender, elementary school, secondary school

Suggested Citation

Benders, David S., Gender Inequality: African Women’s Cultural Battle for Education and Success (February 6, 2012). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2000131 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2000131

David S. Benders (Contact Author)

Union College - Educational Studies Unit ( email )

Barbourville, KY 40906
United States

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