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Pregnant bodies, fertile minds : gender, race, and the schooling of pregnant teens / Wendy Luttrell.

Luttrell, Wendy. (Author).
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Subject: Teenage mothers > Education > Social aspects > United States.
Teenage pregnancy > United States.
Feminism and education > United States.
Ethnicity > United States.
Élèves enceintes > Éducation > Aspect social > États-Unis.
Féminisme et éducation > États-Unis.
Ethnicité > États-Unis.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9781317958444
  • ISBN: 1317958446
  • ISBN: 9781315865683
  • ISBN: 1315865688
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 238 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
  • Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2003.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-226) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Separate and unequal -- Shame, blame, and the stigma wars -- Self portraits : from girlhood to motherhood -- Making the "self-which-I-might-be" -- Showing and telling pregnancy stories. Representing youth worlds, identities, and relationships -- Entering girls' worlds -- Split at the roots : rethinking educational practice.
Summary: Focusing on 50 girls enrolled in a model public school program for pregnant teens, Luttrell explores how pregnant girls experience society's view of them & what schools are doing to help these young women achieve their education. Individual stories are accompanied by personal self-portraits.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
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