Gendered educational outcomes in South Africa

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Abstract: Regionally, sub-Saharan Africa has the largest educational gender disparities. This paper examines South Africa’s educational outcomes and investigates the factors which typically prohibit female achievement. The findings reveal that regional generalizations obscure South Africa’s success in achieving relatively equitable educational outcomes.

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Thu, 12 May 2011 -
13:00 to 14:00